Ford V-8 Cabriolet, 1933 MY B

The Ford V-8 Cabriolet is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers its power through the rear wheels. It forms part of Ford's B family of cars. The 3.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 8 cylinder unit that develops 75 bhp (76 PS/56 kW) of power. This power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Ford V-8 Cabriolet, 1933 MY B information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
What size engine?
3.6 litre, 3622 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
76 PS / 75 bhp / 56 kW
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford V-8 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3622 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW
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
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
2 door roadster FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 3622 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3616 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3689 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW 1550 kg
Mercedes-Benz 15/75hp Type Mannheim 370 S -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3689 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 1550 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3627 cm3 81 PS 80 bhp 60 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3493 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3661 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3661 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW
1933 Ford V-8 Cabriolet data
bodywork
Body type2 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 76 PS (75 bhp) (56 kW)
Specific output 20.7 bhp/litre
0.34 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
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 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 ID432025
Production total
Model code
Model family B
RAC rating 30.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1933 Ford V-8 Cabriolet added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2016-01-01.