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2005 Ford Thunderbird Comparisons

Base Hard Top Convertible

General Pricing

Resale Value $39,415.00 $29,749.00 $27,930.00
Destination $630.00 $595.00 $640.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.0L V8 3.0L V6 2.4L I4
Horsepower 280 @ 6000 RPM 210 @ 5750 RPM 220 @ 5100 RPM
Torque 286 @ 4000 RPM 205 @ 3750 RPM 245 @ 2400 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3964 2972 2429
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.6 X 3.0 3.4 X 4.0
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 10.0:1 8.1:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 18 N/A 21
Highway (mpg) 24 N/A 27

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3780.9 3329.0 3470.1
Wheelbase (in.) 107.2 100.8 103.0
Length (in.) 186.3 176.8 168.8
Width (in.) 72.0 68.9 67.1
Height (in.) 52.1 52.8 60.6
Track Front (in.) 60.5 59.4 58.1
Track Rear (in.) 60.2 59.4 58.2
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 2 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 37.2 39.4 38.7
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A 34.5 36.4
Front Legroom (in.) 42.7 42.3 40.6
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A 29.4 40.9
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 57.3 52.3 52.9
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A 42.2 42.0
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.7 51.9 49.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A 41.5 41.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 52.6 75.2 84.3

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone multi-link beam
Tires 235/50R17 215/50R17 205/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive front wheel drive front 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 Yes
CD Player N/A N/A Yes
CD Changer Yes Yes N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
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. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

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

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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