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VIP Weekly Fun Question for August 11, 2012
cobra3073

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VIP Weekly Fun Question for August 11, 2012
SUPERSTARS!

The problem for this week was submitted by T-K as a result of his having won the last VIP Weekly Fun Question. Again, THANKS Torgeir!

The Problem:

Please identify the 1971 - 1973 Mustang application(s) to which the following "factory" engine specifications apply:

1: C.R.: 11.3:1
Horsepower : 375@5600
Torque : 450@3400


2: C.R. : 9:5
Horsepower: 140@4000
Torque : 239@2000


3: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 275@6000
Torque : 286@3800


4: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 145@4000
Torque: 232@1600

This exercise will end at approximately 7:00PM (CST) on Monday, August 13, 2012.

Good Luck!

BT
The desired responses are:

1. 1971 429SCJ

2. 1972 and 1973 302 2V

3. 1972 351HO

4. 1971 I-6
Don65Stang

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08-11-2012, 07:43 AM
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#2
1) 1971 429 SCJ
2) 1972-3 302 2 bbl
3) 1971 351 CJ 4 bbl
4) 1971 250 1 bbl

I'm guessing on some because some of the specs listed don't match any of the sources I have.

Steve
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The Problem:

Please identify the 1971 - 1973 Mustang application(s) to which the following "factory" engine specifications apply:

1: C.R.: 11.3:1
Horsepower : 375@5600
Torque : 450@3400
Answer: 1971 429ci SCJ equipped coupes, Grandé, Mach 1, & sportsroof models.

2: C.R. : 9:5
Horsepower: 140@4000
Torque : 239@2000
Answer: 1972 & 1973 302 equipped cars, all mustang models.

3: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 275@6000
Torque : 286@3800
Answers: 1972 351 4V (HO) equipped car, all mustang models.

4: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 145@4000
Torque: 232@1600
Answer: 1971 250 I-6 equipped cars, all mustang models except Mach 1s.

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#4
What the heck, I go with B. Final answer.

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#5
My best guess is one and three.

mike

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#6
SUPERSTARS!

To repeat the question:

Please identify the 1971 - 1973 Mustang application(s) to which the following "factory" engine specifications apply:

1: C.R.: 11.3:1
Horsepower : 375@5600
Torque : 450@3400


2: C.R. : 9:5
Horsepower: 140@4000
Torque : 239@2000


3: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 275@6000
Torque : 286@3800


4: C.R. : 9.0:1
Horsepower: 145@4000
Torque: 232@1600

The desired responses are:

1. 1971 429SCJ

2. 1972 and 1973 302 2V

3. 1972 351HO

4. 1971 I-6

It is noted that "rvrtrash" came REAL close but based on the above, Don65Stang is the First VIP Member to respond with the complete desired response. Congratulations, Don! You have once again earned "bragging rights" and the option to develop the next VIP Fun Question.

THANKS also to Torgeir (T-K) for a GREAT problem!

Source: http://www.mustangspecs.com/years/71.shtml

BT

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#7
congats Don...Doc, what the heck?
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#8
Congrats Don!



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Congrats Don!
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Looks like we have some well versed VIPS around here! Good work guys!

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