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Ford Capri 3000 E

(1970 model)

Brief specs of 1970 Ford Capri 3000 E

2-door 4-seater coupé, 6-cylinder 12-valve V engine, 2994 cm3 / 182.7 cu in / 182.7 cu in, 103.0 kW / 138.1 hp / 138.1 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 236.0 N·m / 174.1 lb·ft / 174.1 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 196 km/h / 122 mph / 122 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from1970
ModelCapri 3000 EIssued until
SerieCapriNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3350 l / 118.30 cu ft / 118.30 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4290 mm / 168.9 in / 168.9 inTotal (curb) weight1103 kg / 2432 lb / 2432 lb
Width1650 mm / 65.0 in / 65.0 inDry weight
Height1290 mm / 50.8 in / 50.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2570 mm / 101.2 in / 101.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity58 l / 12.8 UK gal / 15.3 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.67  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.81 m2 / 19.5 sq ft / 19.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore93.7 mm / 3.69 in / 3.69 in
FuelStroke72.4 mm / 2.85 in / 2.85 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.29
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement2994 cm3 / 182.7 cu in / 182.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity499.24 cm3/cylinder / 30.465 cu in/cylinder / 30.465 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio8.9 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power103.0 kW / 138.1 hp / 138.1 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque236.0 N·m / 174.1 lb·ft / 174.1 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)46.9 kW / 62.8 hp / 62.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output34.4 kW/l / 0.756 bhp/cu in / 0.756 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque78.8 N·m/l / 0.69 lb·ft/cu in / 0.69 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)6.50 s / 6.50 s / 6.50 sTop (maximal) speed196 km/h / 122 mph / 122 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)8.40 s / 8.40 s / 8.40 sPower-to-weight ratio126.8 kW/ton / 96.1 bhp/ton / 96.1 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 alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front185/70-13Tyres rear185/70-13
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter front244 mm / 9.6 in / 9.6 inBrake diameter rear229 mm / 9.0 in / 9.0 in
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Capri 3000 E

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