Ford Custom, 1969 MY

This automobile has a 2 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The Ford Custom's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.8 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 250 bhp (253 PS/186 kW) of power at 4600 rpm, and maximum torque of 481.5 N·m (355 lb·ft/49.1 kgm) at 2600 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Ford Custom, 1969 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5433 mm
What size engine?
5.8 litre, 5766 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
253 PS / 250 bhp / 186 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
481.5 Nm / 355 ft.lb / 49.1 kgm @ 2600 rpm

Ford Custom models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4942 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1769 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3933 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1749 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6393 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6393 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1733 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1723 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7026 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7026 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1749 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1732 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6393 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1755 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1755 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1716 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6393 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1732 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1739 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW

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1969 Ford Custom data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3073 mm 121 inches
Track/tread (front) 1600 mm 63 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1625 mm 64 inches
Length 5433 mm 213.9 inches
Width 2027 mm 79.8 inches
Height 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 94.7 litres 20.8 UK Gal 25 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 5.8 litre
5766 cc
(351.863 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 88.9 mm
4 × 3.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
253 PS (250 bhp) (186 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
43.4 bhp/litre
0.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
481.5 Nm (355 ft·lb) (49.1 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
83.51 Nm/litre
1.01 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 Autolite carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1049.4 kPa (152.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 720.75 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 7.75-15
Tyres rear 7.75-15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID435292
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Ford Custom added 2015-09-04.
Last modified 2015-09-06.