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Ford Cortina Mk III

Overview

Produced: 1970-1975, 1126559 produced.
Types: Coupe,2 doors
Saloon,4 doors
Estate,4 doors
Ford Cortina MkIII

The engine options included the 1.3 L, 1.6 L and 2.0 L. The trim levels were now Base, L (for Luxury), XL (Xtra Luxury), GT (Grand Touring) and GXL (Grand Xtra Luxury). The MKIII was available in a 2-door coupe a 4-door saloon and a 4-door estate.

 The MkIII is known in many TV programs including  "Life on Mars" And "The Sweeney".

Source: Motorbase

Engines

CapacityConfigModelBore/StrokeCR
1298cc4 80.98mm x 62.99mm9
1599cc4 80.98mm x 77.62mm9
1993cc4 90.8mm x 77mm9.2

Drivetrain and Suspension

DrivetrainSteeringFront SuspensionRear Suspension

Dimensions

WheelbaseFront TrackRear TrackLengthWidthWeight (CWT)Turning Circle
8' 5"4' 8"0' 0"13' 11"5' 7" 0 (0)0' 0"
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