Engines Specifications



390" Thunderbird V8 
390" Thunderbird V8 
Bore:    4.05" 
Stroke:    3.784" 
Horsepower:    280 HP
Torque:    398 ft-lb 
Compression Ratio:    9.3:1 
Carburation:    1 Holly 4-bbl 
Cam Type:    Hydraulic Lifters 
Fuel:   premium
Data Plate Code:   ?
Block & Heads:   Black
Intake Manifold:   Black
Air Cleaner:   Gold
Rocker Covers:   Gold

 
 
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289" Challenger V8 
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289" Challenger V8
Bore:    4.00" 
Stroke:    2.87" 
Horsepower:    195 HP
Torque:    282 ft-lb 
Compression Ratio:    9.0:1 
Carburation:    1 Ford 2-bbl 
Cam Type:    Hydraulic Lifters 
Fuel:   regular
Data Plate Code:   C
Block & Heads:   Black
Intake Manifold:   Black
Air Cleaner:   Blue
Rocker Covers:   Red
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  Transmission Specifications


Cruise-O-Matic Dual Range Automatic
 
  1st Gear  2nd Gear 3rd Gear Reverse  
  2.40:1  1.47:1 1.00:1 2.00:1  
           
Dual Range refered to the 2 "Drive" postions on the shift. D1 (green dot) would start in 1st and shift to 2nd then 3rd.  D2 (white dot) would start in 2nd for more traction on ice and snow.
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  Rear Axle Specifications


Ford 9" Open
     Ratio     number of
     ring gear teeth    
number of
     pinion teeth    
3.00:1 39 13
3.25:1 39 25
     
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