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2006 Ford Five Hundred Specifications

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Technical Specifications

BODY

Construction

Steel unibody

Final Assembly Location

Chicago Assembly Plant

 

POWERTRAIN AND CHASSIS

ENGINE

Type

3.0-liter V-6

Configuration

Aluminum block and heads

Intake Manifold

Composite integrated air-fuel module

Exhaust Manifolds

Cast iron

Valvetrain

DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder

Ignition

Coil on plug

Bore x stroke

3.5 x 3.1 in. / 88.9 x 78.7 mm

Displacement

181 cu. in. / 2,967 cc

Compression ratio

10.0:1

Horsepower

203 @ 5,750 rpm

Horsepower per liter

67.7

Torque

207 lbs.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm

Recommended fuel

87 octane unleaded

Fuel capacity

20 gallons

Fuel Injection

Sequential multi-port fuel injection

Oil Capacity

6 quarts with filter

Recommended Oil

 

DRIVETRAIN

Layout

Rear-wheel drive

 

TRANSMISSION

Standard

6-speed automatic overdrive

Gear Ratios

1st

4.15:1

2nd

2.37:1

3rd

1.56:1

4th

1.16:1

5th

0.86:1

6th

0.69:1

Reverse

3:39:1

Final Drive

3.46:1

Optional

Continuously variable transmission

Ratio range

2.46-0.41:1

Final drive ratio

FWD

4.98:1

AWD

5:19:1

 

SUSPENSION

Front

Independent, MacPherson strut, rearward-facing lower L-arms and stabilizer bar

Rear

Independent, multilink coil over shock and stabilizer bar

 

STEERING

Type

Power rack and pinion

Ratio

15.8:1

Turning circle curb-to-curb

39.7 ft

 

BRAKES

Type

Four wheel power disc brakes with standard 4-sensor, 4-channel anti lock braking system (ABS) and electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)

Front

12-in ventilated, dual-piston aluminum calipers

Rear

11.5-in ventilated

Power assist

Vacuum, ABS and EBD

 

WHEELS AND TIRES

SE

17-in, seven-spoke painted aluminum, P215/60R17

SEL

17-in, seven-spoke bright aluminum, P215/60R17

Largest (Limited)

18-in, eight-spoke bright aluminum, P225/55R18

 

DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted)

EXTERIOR

Wheelbase

112.9

Overall length

200.7

Overall width

74.5

Overall height

60.1

Track width, front/rear

64.6 / 65.0

 

INTERIOR

Seating capacity

5 passenger

Headroom

Front row

39.4

Second row

38.6

Legroom

Front row

41.2

Second row

41.9

Shoulder room

Front row

57.8

Second row

57.6

Hip room

Front row

53.7

Second row

53.6

H-point height

Front row

22.7

 

WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES (pounds unless otherwise noted)

SAE passenger volume

108.3 cu. ft.

Cargo Volume

21.2 cu. ft.

Maximum towing capacity (properly equipped)

1,000

Base curb weight

FWD

3,649

AWD, CVT

3,825

Power-to-weight ratio (lbs/hp)

FWD

17.98

AWD, CVT

18.84

 

WARRANTY INFORMATION

Warranty

3-year, 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper


These are preliminary specifications subject to change.