Ford Gran Torino Wagon, 1975 MY

The Ford Gran Torino Wagon is an estate/station wagon with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers the power through the rear wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 7.5 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 216 bhp (219 PS/161 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 496 N·m (366 lb·ft/50.6 kgm) at 2600 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Ford Gran Torino Wagon, 1975 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 5/6 seats
How long?
5654 mm
What size engine?
7.5 litre, 7544 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
219 PS / 216 bhp / 161 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
496 Nm / 366 ft.lb / 50.6 kgm @ 2600 rpm

Ford Gran models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7544 cm3 219 PS 216 bhp 161 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6590 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6590 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW
BMW 730d -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7544 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7544 cm3 219 PS 216 bhp 161 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7544 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7544 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6555 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1837 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5752 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1780 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 7030 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 1875 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1721 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4095 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1681 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 2014 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4942 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1908 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5752 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1967 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 7030 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 2062 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 2015 kg

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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
1975 Ford Gran Torino Wagon data
bodywork
Body type5/6 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2997 mm 118 inches
Track/tread (front) 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1605 mm 63.2 inches
Length 5654 mm 222.6 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1384 mm 54.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.89
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 80.3 litres 17.7 UK Gal 21.2 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 7.5 litre
7544 cc
(460.363 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 110.8 × 97.8 mm
4.36 × 3.85 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
219 PS (216 bhp) (161 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(net)
28.6 bhp/litre
0.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
496 Nm (366 ft·lb) (50.6 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
65.75 Nm/litre
0.79 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 826.2 kPa (119.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 943 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 5½ x 14
Wheel size rear 5½ x 14
Tyres front HR78-B
Tyres rear HR78-B
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter 272 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.75
general
Carfolio.com ID426272
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 60.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1975 Ford Gran Torino Wagon added 2015-06-07.
Last modified 2015-06-13.