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Engine - Ford Motor Co, V8, circa 1954 Reg. No: ST 029616
- Ford V8 overhead valve 239 cubic inch motor car engine, built in the USA in about 1954 and imported by Ford Australia. This example has been prepared for trade promotion use by Vivian Expositions for Ford Australia at the 1975 Melbourne International Motor Show, probably to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ford production in Australia.
The 239 cubic inch engine was used in the locally assembled Ford Customline.
- V8 overhead valve 239 cubic inch motor car engine
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Vivian Expositions Co Pty Ltd, 1976
|Dimensions:||185.00 cm (Height), 130.00 cm (Width), 130.00 cm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Measurement From Conservation. Measuring Method: incl stand|
|Tagged with:||internal combustion engines, motor cars, motor car engines, trade exhibitions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||(to be classified)|
|Manufacturer:||Ford Motor Co, Detroit, Michigan, United States of America, circa 1954|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1975|