Lincoln Continental Mark V, 1979 MY

The Lincoln Continental Mark V is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power through the rear wheels. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 6.6 litres. It musters power and torque figures of 159 bhp (161 PS/119 kW) at 3400 rpm and 427 Nm (315 lbft/43.5 kgm) at 1800 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a quoted 2045 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed claimed is 175 km/h or 109 mph.

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Key facts

Lincoln Continental Mark V, 1979 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5850 mm
How heavy?
2045 kg
What size engine?
6.6 litre, 6590 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
161 PS / 159 bhp / 119 kW @ 3400 rpm
How much torque?
427 Nm / 315 ft.lb / 43.5 kgm @ 1800 rpm
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph

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1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V
Carrosserie
Carrosserie4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Nombre de portes2
Designer
Dimensions et poids
Empattement 3060 120.5
Voies AV 1605 63.2
Voies AR 1590 62.6
Longueur 5850 230.3
Largeur 2020 79.5
Hauteur 1349 53.1
Garde au sol 120 4.7
1.91
Poids avec pleins 2045 kg 4508
Répartition poids AV
Réservoir à essence 95 litres 20.9 UK Gal 25.1 US Gal
Caractéristiques aérodynamique
Coefficient de pénétration
maître-couple
SCx
Moteur
naturally aspirated petrol
Constructeur du moteur Ford
Type moteur
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Cylindrée 6.6 litre
6590 cc
(402.146 cu in)
Alésage × Course 101.6 × 101.6 mm
4 × 4 in
Rapport alésage / course 1
Distribution overhead valve (OHV)
2 Soupapes par cylindre
16 Total vannes
Puissance maximale
(DIN)
161 PS (159 bhp) (119 kW)
à 3400 tr/mn
Specific output
(DIN)
24.1 bhp/litre
0.4 bhp/cu in
Couple maximale
(DIN)
427 Nm (315 ft·lb) (43.5 kgm)
à 1800 tr/mn

(DIN)
64.8 Nm/litre
0.78 ft·lb/cu3
Construction cast iron block & head
carter Carter humide
Taux de compression 8:1
Carburant 1 Fo 2150A 9510 D9VE-LB carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 814.2 kPa (118.1 psi)
Régime maximal
Nombre de paliers de vilebrequin 5
Refroidissement Water
Cylindrée Unitaire 823.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalyseur Y
Performances
0-80km/h
0-60mph
0-100km/h
0-160km/h
0-400m
0-1000m
Vitesse 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 78.83 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
57.98 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
77.75 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.25 kg/kW
28.81 lb/bhp
Consommation
Consommation
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Emissions de CO₂
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Châssis
Emplacement de moteur front
Engine layout longitudinal
Traction rear wheel drive  
Répartition du couple N/A
Direction
turns lock-to-lock 4.080
Turning circle 14.20 m
Suspension AV I.W.CS.ARB.
Suspension AR LA.RA.TA.CS.
Roues AV 6 x 15
Roues AR 6 x 15
Pneumatiques AV 225 x 15
Pneumatiques AR 225 x 15
Freins AV/AR VeDi/Dr-S
Diamètre des freins AV 300 mm
Diamètre des freins AR 292 mm
Braked area 3006 cm2
Transmission 3
Rapport de démultiplication supérieure 1
Rapport de pont 2.47
Généralités
Carfolio.com ID62568
Production total
Type mines
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V added 1999-08-26.
Last modified 2013-02-28.