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Ford 12M


type 4/5S SAL
doors 0

Engine information

Bore × stroke 80.00 mm × 58.90 mm 3.15 in × 2.32 in
Cylinders V-4
Displace 1.2 litre 1183 cc (72.191 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 7.80:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 59.17 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 881.7 kPa (127.9 psi)
Specific torque 70.16 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.36
Unitary capacity 295.75 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2527 mm
wheelbase 99.5 in
Length (milimeters) 4248 mm
Length (inches) 167.2 in
Width (milimeters) 1594 mm
Width (inches) 62.8 in
Height (milimeters) 1461 mm
Height (inches) 57.5 in
L:W ratio 1.68
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 845 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1863 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-H
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.78

General information

RAC rating 15.9
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1962 Ford 12M PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1962

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