Ford Fairlane 500 Wagon, 1966 MY

The Fairlane 500 Wagon is a rear wheel drive estate/station wagon motor car with a front placed engine, produced by Ford. The Ford Fairlane 500 Wagon's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 6.4 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 335 bhp (340 PS/250 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 579 N·m (427 lb·ft/59 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The power is transmitted to the wheels through a 4 speed manual transmission.

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Key facts

Ford Fairlane 500 Wagon, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 5/6 seats
How long?
5075 mm
What size engine?
6.4 litre, 6387 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
340 PS / 335 bhp / 250 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
579 Nm / 427 ft.lb / 59 kgm @ 3200 rpm

Ford Fairlane models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 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 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 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 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 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 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 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 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW

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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 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 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 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 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 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 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 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 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 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6998 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6564 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
1966 Ford Fairlane 500 Wagon data
bodywork
Body type5/6 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2870 mm 113 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1473 mm 58 inches
Length 5075 mm 199.8 inches
Width 1897 mm 74.7 inches
Height 1420 mm 55.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 90.9 litres 20 UK Gal 24 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)
340 PS (335 bhp) (250 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
52.5 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
579 Nm (427 ft·lb) (59 kgm)
at 3200 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 7.35 x 14
Tyres rear 7.35 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.00
general
Carfolio.com ID481272
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ford Fairlane 500 Wagon added 2016-04-16.
Last modified 2016-04-17.