Ford Zephyr-Six 1951-56
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Ford Zephyr-Six & Zephur Zodiac saloon 1951-56 specifications
6 cylinder in-line, OHV
Displacement: 2,262cc
Bore: 79.3mm
Stroke: 76.2 mm
Compression ratio: 6.8 : 1
Valves: 2 per cylinder
Carburation: single Zenith downdraught
Power output: 71bhp at 4,200rpm

Maximum speed: 84mph
Acceleration: 0-60mph 20.4secs
Overall fuel
consumption: 23mpg

Worm and peg

3 speed manual with synchromesh on 2nd and top.
Hydraulic 8in clutch
Optional overdrive
Rear wheel drive
Final drive: hypoid bevel
ratio of 4.444 : 1

Hydraulic, 9in drums all round
Shoe width:1.75in
121sq. inches lining area
Pressed steel monocoque

Front: Independent MacPherson strut,
anti-roll bar
Rear: Semi-elliptic leaf springs

4 stud, 13in pressed steel
6.40 x 13 tyres

Dimensions & Weight
Wheelbase: 8ft 8in
Front track: 4ft 2in
Rear track: 4ft 1in
Overall length: 14ft 3.5in
Overall width:5ft 4in
Overall height:5ft 0in
Kerb weight: 23.75cwt
Ground clearance: 6in

Zephyr Production
1951-56, Dagenham
Zephyr six: 152,677
Zephyr Zodiac: 22,634
Convertibles: 4,048
Grand total: 175,634