Ford Mustang Convertible Automatic, 1966 MY

Ford Mustang Convertible is a car that has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The Ford Mustang Convertible's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 4.7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 225 bhp (228 PS/168 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 414 N·m (305 lb·ft/42.2 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 1399 kg.

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Key facts

Ford Mustang Convertible Automatic, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4663 mm
How heavy?
1399 kg
What size engine?
4.7 litre, 4727 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
228 PS / 225 bhp / 168 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
414 Nm / 305 ft.lb / 42.2 kgm @ 3200 rpm

Ford Mustang models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3273 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1416 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 302 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1550 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 302 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1474 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 429 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7026 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
Ford Mustang Boss 429 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7080 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1686 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1649 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1336 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1447 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1512 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
Ford Mustang Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1547 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5618 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4749 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4749 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5618 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
Ghia 450 SS -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4490 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1280 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4473 cm3 241 PS 238 bhp 177 kW 1270 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4492 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4492 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW
1966 Ford Mustang Convertible Automatic data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length 4663 mm 183.6 inches
Width 1801 mm 70.9 inches
Height 1298 mm 51.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1399 kg 3084 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64.4 litres 14.2 UK Gal 17 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.7 litre
4727 cc
(288.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 72.9 mm
4 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.39
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
228 PS (225 bhp) (168 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
47.6 bhp/litre
0.78 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
414 Nm (305 ft·lb) (42.2 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
87.58 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.8:1
Fuel system 1 Ford carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1100.6 kPa (159.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590.88 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 163.06 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
119.93 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
160.83 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.34 kg/kW
13.93 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.95 x 14
Tyres rear 6.95 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.00
general
Carfolio.com ID271876
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ford Mustang Convertible Automatic added 2012-05-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.