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1955 Ford Thunderbird Specs

General Specifications

Built at:Detroit, Michigan, USA
Numbers Built:16 155
Price:$2944 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:V8
Displacement:4785 cc / 292.0 cu in
Bore:95.25 mm / 3.75 in
Stroke:83.8 mm / 3.3 in
Compression:8.5:1
Power:147.7 kw / 198.1 bhp @ 4400 rpm
Specific output:41.4 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:154.16 bhp per tonne
Torque:386.41 nm / 285.0 ft lbs @ 2500 rpm

Chassis & body

Driven wheels:Front Engine / RWD

Drivetrain

Transmission:3-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:1285 kg / 2833 lbs
Wheelbase:2591 mm / 102.0 in
Length:4453 mm / 175.3 in
Width:1829 mm / 72 in
Height:1321 mm / 52 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:185.1 kph / 115 mph
0 - 1/4 mile:17.0 seconds

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