Ford Torino Station Wagon, 1972 MY

The Torino Station Wagon is a rear wheel drive estate/station wagon motor car with a front positioned engine, produced by Ford. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 4.9 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 312 N·m (230 lb·ft/31.8 kgm) at 2200 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox. Stated weight at the kerb is 1876 kg.

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Key facts

Ford Torino Station Wagon, 1972 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5372 mm
How heavy?
1876 kg
What size engine?
4.9 litre, 4942 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
312 Nm / 230 ft.lb / 31.8 kgm @ 2200 rpm

Ford Torino models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7544 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7544 cm3 219 PS 216 bhp 161 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6590 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6590 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7544 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7544 cm3 219 PS 216 bhp 161 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW
BMW 750Li xDrive -
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5766 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5752 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1751 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4097 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1652 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 7030 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 1846 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1692 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6555 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1808 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 7030 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW 2030 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1992 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5752 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1935 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4097 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1837 kg

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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 4982 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1705 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1815 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1795 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1808 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1819 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1799 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1828 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1803 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1775 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1816 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1779 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1807 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1788 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1742 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1754 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1745 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5012 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1735 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3522 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1520 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3522 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1520 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3678 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1769 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
1972 Ford Torino Station Wagon data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2997 mm 118 inches
Track/tread (front) 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1613 mm 63.5 inches
Length 5372 mm 211.5 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1397 mm 55 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.79
Kerb weight 1876 kg 4136 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 76 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 4.9 litre
4942 cc
(301.579 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 76.2 mm
4 × 3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.33
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
28.3 bhp/litre
0.46 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
312 Nm (230 ft·lb) (31.8 kgm)
at 2200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
63.13 Nm/litre
0.76 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Mo carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 793.3 kPa (115.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 617.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
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 75.66 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
55.65 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
74.63 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.97 kg/kW
30.02 lb/bhp
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 I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.00
general
Carfolio.com ID69344
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Ford Torino Station Wagon added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.