Ford Roadster, 1933 MY

The Ford Roadster is a roadster with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which delivers its power to the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.3 litre capacity. This unit features side valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) of power at 2800 rpm. A 3 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the driven wheels.

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Ford Roadster, 1933 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
What size engine?
3.3 litre, 3285 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
51 PS / 50 bhp / 37 kW @ 2800 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

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1933 Ford Roadster data
bodywork
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2692 mm 106 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 Straight 4
Capacity 3.3 litre
3285 cc
(200.463 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.4 × 108 mm
3.87 × 4.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 51 PS (50 bhp) (37 kW)
at 2800 rpm
Specific output 15.2 bhp/litre
0.25 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 4.6:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 821.25 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 5.25 x 18
Tyres rear 5.25 x 18
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 ID431871
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 24.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1933 Ford Roadster added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.