1959 Ford Thunderbird


1959 Ford Thunderbird INTERIOR

THIS 1959 FORD THUNDERBIRD WAS AT HOT AUGUST NIGHTS
I shot this car at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno during Hot August Nights 2017.

1959 Ford Thunderbird SPECIFICATONS


Wheelbase

Length

Width

Height

Track, front

Track, rear

Curb weight

Tire size

Fuel capacity

ENGINE SPECS            

Engine type

Engine family

Displacement

Bore & Stroke

Compression ratio

Fuel system

Horsepower output

Torque output

OPTIONAL ENGINES     

430ci V8 w/1-4bbl

THUNDERBIRD COUPE

113.0" / 2870 mm

205.4" / 5217 mm

77.0" / 1956 mm

52.5" / 1334 mm

60.0" / 1524 mm

57.0" / 1448 mm

3990 lbs / 1810 kg

8.00 - 14

20.1 US gal / 76.0 L

                                                          

OHV 90-degree V8

Ford FE Big Block

352.9 ci (352) / 5766 cc

4.00" X 3.50" / 101.6mm X 88.9mm

9.6:1

1- Holley 4-barrel carburetor

300 hp @ 4600 rpm

380 lb-ft @ 2800 rpm


350 hp @ 4800 rpm





















490 lb/ft @ 3100 rpm

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