Ford Country Squire Station Wagon, 1968 MY

The Ford Country Squire Station Wagon is a rear wheel drive car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon body. Its 6.4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder unit that produces 265 bhp (269 PS/198 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 529 N·m (390 lb·ft/53.9 kgm) at 2600 rpm. A 3 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the wheels.

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Key facts

Ford Country Squire Station Wagon, 1968 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5433 mm
What size engine?
6.4 litre, 6387 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
269 PS / 265 bhp / 198 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
529 Nm / 390 ft.lb / 53.9 kgm @ 2600 rpm

Ford Country models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1890 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW

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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6478 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
1968 Ford Country Squire Station Wagon data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front) 1575 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5433 mm 213.9 inches
Width 1981 mm 78 inches
Height 1453 mm 57.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75.5 litres 16.6 UK Gal 19.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 6.4 litre
6387 cc
(389.759 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 102.9 × 96 mm
4.05 × 3.78 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
269 PS (265 bhp) (198 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
41.5 bhp/litre
0.68 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
529 Nm (390 ft·lb) (53.9 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
82.82 Nm/litre
1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1040.8 kPa (151 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 798.38 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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
Weight-to-power ratio
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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.LS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 8.45-14
Tyres rear 8.45-14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID141108
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Ford Country Squire Station Wagon added 2006-05-10.
Last modified 2015-04-27.