Ford Falcon Futura Wagon Automatic, 1968 MY

The Ford Falcon Futura Wagon is a rear wheel drive car, with the engine located in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon body. Powering the Ford Falcon Futura Wagon is an overhead valve, 3.3 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) at 3800 rpm and 257 N·m (190 lb·ft/26.2 kgm) at 2200 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Ford Falcon Futura Wagon Automatic, 1968 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5047 mm
What size engine?
3.3 litre, 3275 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
257 Nm / 190 ft.lb / 26.2 kgm @ 2200 rpm

Ford Falcon models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 2782 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 2782 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 2782 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 2782 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1690 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1686 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 2941 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1285 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
1968 Ford Falcon Futura Wagon Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2870 mm 113 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1473 mm 58 inches
Length 5047 mm 198.7 inches
Width 1892 mm 74.5 inches
Height 1422 mm 56 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 76 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.3 litre
3275 cc
(199.853 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93.5 × 79.5 mm
3.68 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.18
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
35.1 bhp/litre
0.58 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
257 Nm (190 ft·lb) (26.2 kgm)
at 2200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
78.47 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 986.1 kPa (143 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 545.83 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 6.95 x 14
Tyres rear 6.95 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.25
general
Carfolio.com ID418715
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Ford Falcon Futura Wagon Automatic added 2015-04-30.
Last modified 2015-04-30.