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Ford 17M TS

(1960 model)

Brief specs of 1960 Ford 17M TS

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve V engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 1758 cm3 / 107.3 cu in / 107.3 cu in, 55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, 146.0 N·m / 107.7 lb·ft / 107.7 lb·ft @ 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from1960
Model17M TSIssued until1964
SerieTaunusNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4451 mm / 175.2 in / 175.2 inTotal (curb) weight930 kg / 2050 lb / 2050 lb
Width1670 mm / 65.7 in / 65.7 inDry weight
Height1448 mm / 57.0 in / 57.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2629 mm / 103.5 in / 103.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1302 mm / 51.3 in / 51.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1365 mm / 53.7 in / 53.7 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.06 m2 / 22.1 sq ft / 22.1 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 TypeV engine Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerFordValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore85.5 mm / 3.37 in / 3.37 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke76.6 mm / 3.02 in / 3.02 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.12
Fuel supply1 So carbEngine displacement1758 cm3 / 107.3 cu in / 107.3 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity439.50 cm3/cylinder / 26.820 cu in/cylinder / 26.820 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio8.6 : 1
SumpMax. output power55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque146.0 N·m / 107.7 lb·ft / 107.7 lb·ft at 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)22.4 kW / 30.0 hp / 30.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output31.8 kW/l / 0.699 bhp/cu in / 0.699 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque83.0 N·m/l / 0.73 lb·ft/cu in / 0.73 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.78

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio80.7 kW/ton / 61.1 bhp/ton / 61.1 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 alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Transverse leaf springSuspension rearLive axle, Semi-elliptic leaf springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdrumBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford 17M TS

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