Ford V-8 Mainline Fordor Sedan, 1952 MY

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front positioned engine supplying power to the rear wheels. It is powered by 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. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed manual with overdrive transmission.

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Ford V-8 Mainline Fordor Sedan, 1952 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 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 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 3A 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

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1952 Ford V-8 Mainline Fordor Sedan data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
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 4½ x 16
Wheel size rear 4½ x 16
Tyres front 6.00 x 16
Tyres rear 6.00 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 4.10
general
Carfolio.com ID430122
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 Fordor Sedan added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-30.