1995 Ford Thunderbird SC US

Ford Thunderbird SC is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front positioned engine driving through the rear wheels. Its 6 cylinder, overhead valve supercharged engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 3.8 litres. It musters power and torque figures of 230 bhp (233 PS/172 kW) at 4400 rpm and 447 Nm (330 lbft/45.6 kgm) at 2500 rpm respectively. A 4 speed automatic transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1604 kg.

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1995 Ford Thunderbird SC US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5088 mm
How heavy?
1604 kg
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3797 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
233 PS / 230 bhp / 172 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
447 Nm / 330 ft.lb / 45.6 kgm @ 2500 rpm

Ford Thunderbird models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4601 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 1724 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3797 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1604 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3797 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1610 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4942 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3791 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1739 kg
Ford Thunderbird SC -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1710 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3797 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1606 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1947 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1945 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1867 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7038 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
Ford Thunderbird -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5769 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1837 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7010 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW 2128 kg
1995 Ford Thunderbird SC data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2870 mm 113 inches
Track/tread (front) 1565 mm 61.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1529 mm 60.2 inches
Length 5088 mm 200.3 inches
Width 1847 mm 72.7 inches
Height 1346 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight 1604 kg 3536 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.8 litre
3797 cc
(231.707 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96.8 × 86 mm
3.81 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
233 PS (230 bhp) (172 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
60.6 bhp/litre
0.99 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
447 Nm (330 ft·lb) (45.6 kgm)
at 2500 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
117.72 Nm/litre
1.42 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1479.4 kPa (214.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 632.83 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 145.38 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
106.93 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
143.39 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.35 kg/kW
15.62 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.20 m
Front suspension I.CA.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.CA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID10373
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 34.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1995 Ford Thunderbird SC added 1996-04-14.
Last modified 2013-02-28.