2001 Ford XR8 Xplod Concept


2001 Ford XR8 Xplod Concept

2001 Ford XR8 Xplod Concept

The heart of the Xpl>d is a 350kW, 5.7 litre V8 engineered by Rod Herrod. Starting life as a 5.0 litre V8 the block has been stroked to 5.7 litres with add ons including a Herrod / Morrison developed 8 throttle body intake manifold, Ford SVO alloy cylinder heads, a Herrod / Crow developed camshaft and Yella Terra roller rockers and steel flywheel.
2001 Ford XR8 Xplod Concept

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
built at Detroit, Michigan, USA
engine V8
displacement 5700 cc / 347.8 in³
power 350 kw / 469.3 bhp
specific output 82.33 bhp per litre
bhp/weight bhp per tonne
front tires P245/40ZR18
rear tires P245/40ZR18
front brakes Vented Discs
f brake size x 329 mm / x 13.0 in
r brake size mm / in
front wheels F 45.7 x 17.8 cm / 18.0 x 7.0 in
rear wheels R 45.7 x 17.8 cm / 18.0 x 7.0 in
gear ratios :1