1908 Ford Model S Roadster

Ford Model S Roadster is an automobile that has a roadster type body with a front positioned engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.4 litre capacity. This unit features side valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It weighs a quoted 499 kg at the kerb.

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1908 Ford Model S Roadster information summary

What body style?
0 door roadster with 3 seats
How heavy?
499 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2444 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
Unknown
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford Model models

0 door roadster FR 2M 2444 cm3 454 kg
2 door tourer FR 2M 2085 cm3 635 kg
1908 Ford Model S Roadster data
bodywork
Body type3 seater roadster
Number of doors0
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2134 mm 84 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 499 kg 1100 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.4 litre
2444 cc
(149.142 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 95.25 × 85.73 mm
3.75 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
Specific output
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 611 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
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 30 x 3
Tyres rear 30 x 3
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID261569
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 22.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1908 Ford Model S Roadster added 2012-01-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.