Ford V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé, 1950 MY OBA

This car has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. The V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé forms part of Ford's OBA family of cars. The Ford V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.9 litre, side valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 100 bhp (101 PS/75 kW) of power at 3600 rpm. The engine powers the wheels through a 3 speed manual with overdrive transmission.

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Ford V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé, 1950 MY OBA information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4996 mm
What size engine?
3.9 litre, 3922 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
101 PS / 100 bhp / 75 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford OBA models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3922 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW

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1950 Ford V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2896 mm 114 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length 4996 mm 196.7 inches
Width 1849 mm 72.8 inches
Height
Ground clearance 201 mm 7.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60.6 litres 13.3 UK Gal 16 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 3.9 litre
3922 cc
(239.335 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.95 × 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 101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output 25.5 bhp/litre
0.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.8:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 490.25 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 5K x 15
Wheel size rear 5K x 15
Tyres front 6.70 x 15
Tyres rear 6.70 x 15
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 ID432190
Production total
Model code
Model family OBA
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1950 Ford V-8 Custom Deluxe Club Coupé added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.