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Ford Thunderbird Premium

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Ford Thunderbird Premium

2-door 2-seater convertible (cabriolet), 8-cylinder 32-valve V engine, 3933 cm3 / 240.0 cu in / 240.0 cu in, 209.0 kW / 280.3 hp / 280.3 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 387.8 N·m / 286.0 lb·ft / 286.0 lb·ft, consumption 11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from2005
ModelThunderbird PremiumIssued until
SerieThunderbirdNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)241 l / 8.51 cu ft / 8.51 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)1472 l / 51.98 cu ft / 51.98 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4740 mm / 186.6 in / 186.6 inTotal (curb) weight1752 kg / 3862 lb / 3862 lb
Width1840 mm / 72.4 in / 72.4 inDry weight
Height1330 mm / 52.4 in / 52.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2730 mm / 107.5 in / 107.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance210 mm / 8.3 in / 8.3 inFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.74  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.08 m2 / 22.4 sq ft / 22.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (V8)Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
FuelStroke85.0 mm / 3.35 in / 3.35 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.01
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement3933 cm3 / 240.0 cu in / 240.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity493.75 cm3/cylinder / 30.130 cu in/cylinder / 30.130 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio10.8 : 1
SumpMax. output power209.0 kW / 280.3 hp / 280.3 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque387.8 N·m / 286.0 lb·ft / 286.0 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)83.6 kW / 112.1 hp / 112.1 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output53.1 kW/l / 1.168 bhp/cu in / 1.168 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque98.6 N·m/l / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

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

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio162.1 kW/ton / 122.8 bhp/ton / 122.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)13.1 l/100km / 21.6 mpg-UK / 18.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)9.8 l/100km / 28.8 mpg-UK / 24.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range593 km / 369 mi / 369 mi

Chassis

Engine locationEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front235/70-R16Tyres rear195/45-R16
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Thunderbird Premium

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