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These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

1956 Ford Fairlane Specifications

Engine LocationFront
Drive TypeRear Wheel
Production Years for Series1955 - 1956
Price$2,045-$2,500
Weight3148 lbs | 1427.909 kg

Serial Number Code 'A'
Engine Type : I6 3654 cc | 223.0 cu in. | 3.7 L.
137 BHP (100.832 KW) @ 4200 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 92 mm.
Stroke : 3.6 in | 91 mm.
Serial Number Code 'A'
Engine Type : I6 3654 cc | 223.0 cu in. | 3.7 L.
145 BHP (106.72 KW) @ 4200 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 92 mm.
Stroke : 3.6 in | 91 mm.
Serial Number Code 'U'
Engine Type : V8 4457 cc | 272.0 cu in. | 4.5 L.
173 BHP (127.328 KW) @ 4400 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 92 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 84 mm.
Serial Number Code 'M'
Engine Type : V8 4785 cc | 292.0 cu in. | 4.8 L.
200 BHP (147.2 KW) @ 4600 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 84 mm.
Serial Number Code 'M'
Engine Type : V8 4785 cc | 292.0 cu in. | 4.8 L.
202 BHP (148.672 KW) @ 4600 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 84 mm.
Serial Number Code 'P'
Engine Type : V8 5113 cc | 312.0 cu in. | 5.1 L.
215 BHP (158.24 KW) @ 4600 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 91 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 87 mm.
Serial Number Code 'P'
Engine Type : V8 5113 cc | 312.0 cu in. | 5.1 L.
225 BHP (165.6 KW) @ 4600 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 91 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 87 mm.

Transmission:
3 Manual , 3 Automatic Ford-O-Matic

Production Figures
Total Ford Production for 19561,408,478
Total production of Fairlane for 1956665,106
V-8 Club Sedans142,629
V-8 Club Victorias177,735
V-8 Convertible Coupe Sunliners58,147
V-8 Crown Victorias9,209
V-8 Crown Victoria Skyliners603
V-8 Town Sedans244,672
V-8 Town Victorias32,111

Chassis / Engine Numbers Shown
Chassis NumberM6FC215633
Chassis NumberM6GC166664
Chassis NumberM6KW160585
Chassis NumberM6LC108231
Chassis NumberM6RC-119932
Chassis NumberM6RC128665


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