Ford Falcon Futura Sports Coupé, 1966 MY

This car has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The 4.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder unit that has an output of 200 bhp (203 PS/149 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 383 N·m (282 lb·ft/39.1 kgm) at 2400 rpm. A 3 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels.

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Key facts

Ford Falcon Futura Sports Coupé, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4681 mm
What size engine?
4.7 litre, 4727 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
203 PS / 200 bhp / 149 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
383 Nm / 282 ft.lb / 39.1 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Ford Falcon models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2782 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2782 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2782 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2782 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4942 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4749 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4749 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4749 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4749 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4729 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4729 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4729 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1458 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1453 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3541 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3541 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3541 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
1966 Ford Falcon Futura Sports Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2819 mm 111 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1473 mm 58 inches
Length 4681 mm 184.3 inches
Width 1859 mm 73.2 inches
Height 1392 mm 54.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
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 4.7 litre
4727 cc
(288.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 72.9 mm
4 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.39
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
203 PS (200 bhp) (149 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
42.3 bhp/litre
0.69 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
383 Nm (282 ft·lb) (39.1 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
81.02 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.3:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1018.2 kPa (147.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590.88 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 6.95 x 14
Tyres rear 6.95 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.80
general
Carfolio.com ID478797
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ford Falcon Futura Sports Coupé added 2016-04-16.
Last modified 2016-04-17.