Ford Fairlane 500 Convertible 428 CobraJet Ram Air Automatic, 1969 MY

The Ford Fairlane 500 Convertible 428 CobraJet Ram Air is a rear wheel drive road car, with its engine located in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. Its 7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that has an output of 335 bhp (340 PS/250 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 597 N·m (440 lb·ft/60.9 kgm) at 3400 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Ford Fairlane 500 Convertible 428 CobraJet Ram Air Automatic, 1969 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
5105 mm
What size engine?
7 litre, 7010 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
340 PS / 335 bhp / 250 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
597 Nm / 440 ft.lb / 60.9 kgm @ 3400 rpm

Ford Fairlane models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 215 PS 212 bhp 158 kW 1615 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1431 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1435 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6991 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6991 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6991 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7455 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
1969 Ford Fairlane 500 Convertible 428 CobraJet Ram Air Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1494 mm 58.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Length 5105 mm 201 inches
Width 1900 mm 74.8 inches
Height 1377 mm 54.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 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 7 litre
7010 cc
(427.776 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 105 × 101.2 mm
4.13 × 3.98 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
340 PS (335 bhp) (250 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
47.8 bhp/litre
0.78 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
597 Nm (440 ft·lb) (60.9 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
85.16 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.6:1
Fuel system 1 Holley carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1070.2 kPa (155.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 876.25 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 F70 x 14
Tyres rear F70 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.50
general
Carfolio.com ID437118
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 54.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Ford Fairlane 500 Convertible 428 CobraJet Ram Air Automatic added 2015-09-13.
Last modified 2015-09-13.