Ford V-8 Mainline Ranch Wagon, 1952 MY

The Ford V-8 Mainline Ranch Wagon is an estate/station wagon with 3 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits its power to the rear wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.9 litre capacity. This powerplant features side valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 110 bhp (112 PS/82 kW) of power at 3800 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Ford V-8 Mainline Ranch Wagon, 1952 MY information summary

What body style?
3 door estate/station wagon with 6/7 seats
How long?
5024 mm
What size engine?
3.9 litre, 3927 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
112 PS / 110 bhp / 82 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford V-8 models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3927 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4213 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 4213 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
1952 Ford V-8 Mainline Ranch Wagon data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length 5024 mm 197.8 inches
Width 1877 mm 73.9 inches
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code Strato-Star
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.9 litre
3927 cc
(239.64 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 81 × 95.25 mm
3.19 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.85
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 112 PS (110 bhp) (82 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output 28 bhp/litre
0.46 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 7.2:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 490.88 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
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 5 x 15
Wheel size rear 5 x 15
Tyres front 7.10 x 15
Tyres rear 7.10 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.54
general
Carfolio.com ID429990
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1952 Ford V-8 Mainline Ranch Wagon added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-30.