1964 Ford Fairlane interior

©2007 Publications International, Ltd. Interiors were stripped of all frills, including carpeting and armrests.

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1964 Ford Fairlane Thunderbolt Specifications

The 1964 Ford Fairlane Thunderbolt featured a stripped-down approach to design and accessories in favor of a more high-powered performance engine.


Engines: ohv V-8, 427 cid (4.23 × 3.78), 425+ bhp

Transmissions: 4-speed manual or 3-speed automatic

Suspension, front: shortened upper A-arms, coil springs

Suspension, rear: live axle, leaf springs, traction bars

Brakes: front/rear drums

Wheelbase (in.): 115.5

Weight (lbs.): 3,225

Top speed (mph): 120-126 (at end of quarter-mile)

0-60 mph (sec): 4.5 (est)

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