Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire, 1950 MY OHA

The Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire is a rear wheel drive motor car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 3 door estate/station wagon bodyshell. The Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire belongs to the OHA range of cars from Ford. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.7 litre, side valve 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) of power at 3300 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual with overdrive transmission.

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Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire, 1950 MY OHA information summary

What body style?
3 door estate/station wagon with 7/8 seats
How long?
5280 mm
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3700 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW @ 3300 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Ford OHA models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3700 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
1950 Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire data
bodywork
Body type7/8 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2896 mm 114 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Length 5280 mm 207.9 inches
Width 1849 mm 72.8 inches
Height
Ground clearance 201 mm 7.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
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 Straight 6
Capacity 3.7 litre
3700 cc
(225.788 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83.8 × 111.8 mm
3.3 × 4.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.75
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
at 3300 rpm
Specific output 25.7 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 616.67 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 7.10 x 15
Tyres rear 7.10 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 4.27
general
Carfolio.com ID433477
Production total
Model code
Model family OHA
RAC rating 26.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1950 Ford Custom Deluxe Country Squire added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.