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1959 Ford Thunderbird Specs

General Specifications

Built at:Detroit, Michigan, USA
Price:$4 209

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:V8
Valvetrain:OHV
Displacement:7049 cc / 430.2 cu in
Bore:109.22 mm / 4.3 in
Stroke:94.0 mm / 3.7 in
Compression:10.0:1
Power:261.0 kw / 350.0 bhp @ 4800 rpm
Specific output:49.65 bhp per litre
Torque:664.4 nm / 490.0 ft lbs @ 3100 rpm

Chassis & body

Driven wheels:Front Engine / RWD

Drivetrain

Transmission:3-Speed
Gear ratios:2.40:1, 1.47:1, 1.00:1, :1

Car dimensions

Weight:1987 kg / 4381 lbs
Wheelbase:2870 mm / 113.0 in
Front track:1524 mm / 60.0 in
Rear track:1448 mm / 57.0 in
Length:5217 mm / 205.4 in
Width:77.0 mm / Not Available in
Height:52.5 mm / Not Available in

Speed performance

0 - 60 mph:8.2 seconds
0 - 100 mph:24.0 seconds
0 - 1/4 mile:16.2 seconds

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