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Ford Thunderbird Turbo

(1987 model)

Brief specs of 1987 Ford Thunderbird Turbo

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 2301 cm3 / 140.4 cu in / 140.4 cu in, 143.9 kW / 193.0 hp / 193.0 hp @ 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm, 91.0 N·m / 67.1 lb·ft / 67.1 lb·ft, rear wheel drive, 222 km/h / 138 mph / 138 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from1987
ModelThunderbird TurboIssued until
SerieThunderbirdNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3960 l / 139.85 cu ft / 139.85 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5019 mm / 197.6 in / 197.6 inTotal (curb) weight936 kg / 2064 lb / 2064 lb
Width1806 mm / 71.1 in / 71.1 inDry weight
Height1351 mm / 53.2 in / 53.2 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2641 mm / 104.0 in / 104.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity116 l / 25.5 UK gal / 30.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.9  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.07 m2 / 22.3 sq ft / 22.3 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerFordValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.4 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.21
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement2301 cm3 / 140.4 cu in / 140.4 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity575.25 cm3/cylinder / 35.104 cu in/cylinder / 35.104 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power143.9 kW / 193.0 hp / 193.0 hp at 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque91.0 N·m / 67.1 lb·ft / 67.1 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)44.4 kW / 59.5 hp / 59.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output62.5 kW/l / 1.374 bhp/cu in / 1.374 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque39.5 N·m/l / 0.35 lb·ft/cu in / 0.35 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed222 km/h / 138 mph / 138 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)7.50 s / 7.50 s / 7.50 sPower-to-weight ratio210.4 kW/ton / 159.4 bhp/ton / 159.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/50-VR15Tyres rear195/50-R15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Thunderbird Turbo

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