Ford Custom, 1966 MY

The Ford Custom is a 4 door saloon (sedan)-bodied car with a front located engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Powering the Ford Custom is an overhead valve, 6.4 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 275 bhp (279 PS/205 kW) at 4400 rpm and 549 N·m (405 lb·ft/56 kgm) at 2600 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Ford Custom, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5334 mm
What size engine?
6.4 litre, 6387 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
279 PS / 275 bhp / 205 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
549 Nm / 405 ft.lb / 56 kgm @ 2600 rpm

Ford Custom models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5618 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5575 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5575 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1890 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6286 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1764 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6292 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1500 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1625 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
1966 Ford Custom data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front) 1575 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5334 mm 210 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
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 6.4 litre
6387 cc
(389.759 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 102.9 × 96 mm
4.05 × 3.78 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
279 PS (275 bhp) (205 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
43.1 bhp/litre
0.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
549 Nm (405 ft·lb) (56 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
85.96 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1080.2 kPa (156.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 798.38 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 x 15
Tyres rear 7.75 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.00
general
Carfolio.com ID479842
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ford Custom added 2016-04-10.
Last modified 2016-04-10.