Specs

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4dr Sedan

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.00
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.55
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540

Engine

Engine Type Natural Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.6L/281
Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 4250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 178 @ 4500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 237 @ 3500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 3250
Engine Order Code 999
Engine Order Code 99W

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 114.4
Liftover Height (in) 28.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.3
Track Width, Front (in) 62.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.9
Length, Overall (in) 212.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.8
Front Hip Room (in) 57.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.0
Second Leg Room (in) 39.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.3
Second Hip Room (in) 58.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 111.4
Passenger Capacity 6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Steering Type Power Variable Assist
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 43.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.3

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Crown Victoria
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Rear Four-bar link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Air Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.0
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.12
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71

Tires

Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Rear Tire Size P225/70HR15
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size P225/70HR15
Front Tire Order Code T4C
Spare Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16
Spare Tire Size P225/60R16
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code T37
Rear Tire Order Code T3P
Rear Tire Order Code T4C
Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code T37
Spare Tire Order Code 508
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/70HR15
Front Tire Order Code T3P

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000

Transmission

First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44U
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3775

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel