2005 Ford Thunderbird Model Comparison

Base Soft Top Convertible

General Pricing

Resale Value $39,415.00 $21,630.00 $23,145.00
Destination $630.00 $710.00 $735.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.0L V8 3.8L V6 4.6L V8
Horsepower 280 @ 6000 RPM 193 @ 4750 RPM 225 @ 4800 RPM
Torque 286 @ 4000 RPM 240 @ 3750 RPM 286 @ 3500 RPM
Valves 4 2 2
Displacement (cc) 3964 3802 4601
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.8 X 3.4 3.6 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 9.3:1 9:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 18 18 15
Highway (mpg) 24 23 19

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3780.9 4274.8 4773.0
Wheelbase (in.) 107.2 120.8 138.0
Length (in.) 186.3 201.0 212.0
Width (in.) 72.0 76.4 79.3
Height (in.) 52.1 68.5 80.7
Track Front (in.) 60.5 64.7 69.6
Track Rear (in.) 60.2 62.8 67.3
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A 7.0

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 2 2
Front Headroom (in.) 37.2 38.9 42.1
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 42.7 40.7 40.0
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 57.3 61.0 68.1
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.7 58.4 65.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 52.6 N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut other
Rear Suspension wishbone torsion beam
Tires 235/50R17 235/60R16 235/70R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. N/A

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive front wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer Yes N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. N/A N/A
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. N/A

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