Ford De Luxe Fordor, 1942 MY 2GA 73A

The Ford De Luxe Fordor is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power to the rear wheels. The Ford De Luxe Fordor belongs to the 2GA range of cars from Ford. Powering the Ford De Luxe Fordor is a side valve, 3.7 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 90 bhp (91 PS/67 kW) at 3300 rpm and 244 N·m (180 lb·ft/24.9 kgm) at 1200 rpm respectively. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Ford De Luxe Fordor, 1942 MY 2GA 73A information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4936 mm
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3700 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
91 PS / 90 bhp / 67 kW @ 3300 rpm
How much torque?
244 Nm / 180 ft.lb / 24.9 kgm @ 1200 rpm

Ford 2GA models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW

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1942 Ford De Luxe Fordor data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2896 mm 114 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1524 mm 60 inches
Length 4936 mm 194.3 inches
Width 1857 mm 73.1 inches
Height 1731 mm 68.1 inches
Ground clearance 196 mm 7.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.7 litre
3700 cc
(225.788 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83.8 × 111.8 mm
3.3 × 4.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.75
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 91 PS (90 bhp) (67 kW)
at 3300 rpm
Specific output 24.3 bhp/litre
0.4 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 244 Nm (180 ft·lb) (24.9 kgm)
at 1200 rpm
Specific torque 65.95 Nm/litre
0.8 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.7:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 828.7 kPa (120.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 616.67 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 4 x 16
Wheel size rear 4 x 16
Tyres front 6.00-16 4 ply
Tyres rear 6.00-16 4 ply
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.78
general
Carfolio.com ID369578
Production total
Model code 73A
Model family 2GA
RAC rating 26.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1942 Ford De Luxe Fordor added 2014-07-06.
Last modified 2014-07-06.