Ford Gran Torino Squire, 1972 MY

The Gran Torino Squire is a motor vehicle from Ford, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 5 door estate/station wagon body style. Its 7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that develops 205 bhp (208 PS/153 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 436 N·m (322 lb·ft/44.5 kgm) at 2600 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox. Stated kerb weight is 2062 kg.

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Key facts

Ford Gran Torino Squire, 1972 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5464 mm
How heavy?
2062 kg
What size engine?
7 litre, 7030 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
208 PS / 205 bhp / 153 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
436 Nm / 322 ft.lb / 44.5 kgm @ 2600 rpm

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1972 Ford Gran Torino Squire 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 5464 mm 215.1 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1397 mm 55 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
Kerb weight 2062 kg 4546 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 7 litre
7030 cc
(428.997 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 110.7 × 91.2 mm
4.36 × 3.59 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.21
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
208 PS (205 bhp) (153 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
29.2 bhp/litre
0.48 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
436 Nm (322 ft·lb) (44.5 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
62.02 Nm/litre
0.75 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Mo carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 779.4 kPa (113 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 878.75 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 100.8 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
74.14 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
99.42 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.49 kg/kW
22.53 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 ID70488
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 60.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Ford Gran Torino Squire added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.