Ford V-8 Convertible Cabriolet, 1936 MY

The Ford V-8 Convertible Cabriolet is a rear wheel drive car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. Its 3.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 8 cylinder unit that has an output of 85 bhp (86 PS/63 kW) of power at 3800 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Key facts

Ford V-8 Convertible Cabriolet, 1936 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
What size engine?
3.6 litre, 3622 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
86 PS / 85 bhp / 63 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford V-8 models

4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door roadster FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
Ford V-8 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3156 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
Ford V-8 De Luxe Coupé Five Window -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
Ford V-8 De Luxe Tudor Sedan -
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
Ford V-8 Roadster -
2 door roadster FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3738 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3738 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3806 cm3 88 PS 87 bhp 65 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3650 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3650 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3409 cm3 82 PS 81 bhp 60 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3650 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3650 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3409 cm3 82 PS 81 bhp 60 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 3609 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW
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1936 Ford V-8 Convertible Cabriolet data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2845 mm 112 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14 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 3.6 litre
3622 cc
(221.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77.8 × 95.25 mm
3.06 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.82
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 86 PS (85 bhp) (63 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output 23.5 bhp/litre
0.38 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.3:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 452.75 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 6.00 x 16
Tyres rear 6.00 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID430331
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 30.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1936 Ford V-8 Convertible Cabriolet added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.