Dimensions

Find 1996 Ford Escort interior, exterior and cargo dimensions for the trims and styles available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding dimensions.

3dr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 17.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 35.2

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 170.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Liftover Height (in) 30.0
Wheelbase (in) 98.4

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6
Second Hip Room (in) 46.6
Passenger Capacity 5

LX 3dr LX

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 35.2
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 17.3

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 170.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Liftover Height (in) 30.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6
Second Hip Room (in) 46.6

GT 3dr GT

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 17.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 35.2

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 170.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Liftover Height (in) 30.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6
Second Hip Room (in) 46.6

LX 4dr LX

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 170.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.7
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Liftover Height (in) 24.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.4

Interior Dimensions

Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) 48.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 50.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.4

LX 5dr LX

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 17.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 36.0

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 170.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Liftover Height (in) 30.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 50.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) 48.0

LX 4dr Wagon LX

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 68.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 37.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 42.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 35.9

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 171.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 53.6
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 31.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 43.1
Liftover Height (in) 20.7

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Front Hip Room (in) 50.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) 48.0