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1968 Ford Falcon GT Specs

General Specifications

Numbers Built:1415

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Mustang 302 V8
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:Natural
Valvetrain:Pushrod OHV
Fuel feed:Ford Autolite 4300 441CFM 4-Barrel Downdraught Carburettor
Displacement:4949 cc / 302 cu in
Bore:102 mm / 4.02 in
Stroke:76 mm / 2.99 in
Compression:10.0:1
Power:171.5 kw / 230 bhp @ 4800 rpm
Specific output:46.47 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:159.28 bhp per tonne
Torque:420.3 nm / 310 ft lbs @ 3200 rpm

Chassis & body

Driven wheels:RWD
Front tires:185SR14 radial
Rear tires:185SR14 radial
Front brakes:Discs w/Servo Assistance
Front brake size:270 mm / 10.6 in
Rear brakes:Drums w/Servo Assistance
Rear brake size:254 mm / 10.0 in
Front wheels:F 35.6 x 15.2 cm / 14 x 6 in
Rear wheels:R 35.6 x 15.2 cm / 14 x 6 in
Steering:Recirculating Ball w/Power Assist
Front suspension:Wishbones w/Spring over Strut-Type Dampers, Anti Roll Bar
Rear suspension:Live Axle w/Semi-Elliptic Springs, Telescopic Shock Absorbers

Drivetrain

Transmission:4-Speed Manual or 3-Speed C4 Automatic
Gear ratios:2.78:1, 1.93:1, 1.36:1, 1.00:1
Final drive:2.93:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1444 kg / 3183 lbs
Wheelbase:2819 mm / 111.0 in
Front track:1486 mm / 58.5 in
Rear track:1486 mm / 58.5 in
Length:4688 mm / 184.6 in
Width:1875 mm / 73.8 in
Height:1389 mm / 54.7 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:199.6 kph / 124.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:8.4 seconds

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