Ford Country Sedan Automatic, 1966 MY

The Ford Country Sedan is a rear wheel drive automobile, with its engine positioned in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon bodyshell. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 6.4 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 315 bhp (319 PS/235 kW) of power at 4600 rpm, and maximum torque of 579 N·m (427 lb·ft/59 kgm) at 2800 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Ford Country Sedan Automatic, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 7/8 seats
How long?
5357 mm
What size engine?
6.4 litre, 6387 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
319 PS / 315 bhp / 235 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
579 Nm / 427 ft.lb / 59 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Ford Country models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1890 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW

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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1948 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
1966 Ford Country Sedan Automatic data
bodywork
Body type7/8 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front) 1575 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5357 mm 210.9 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
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 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)
319 PS (315 bhp) (235 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
49.3 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
579 Nm (427 ft·lb) (59 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
90.65 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1139.2 kPa (165.2 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 8.45 x 15
Tyres rear 8.45 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 ID479974
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ford Country Sedan Automatic added 2016-04-10.
Last modified 2016-04-10.