What engine is in a XR8?

What engine is in a XR8?

With the Falcon (FG) XR8 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor. This engine produces a maximum power of 394 PS (389 bhp – 290 kW) at 5750 rpm and a maximum torque of 520.0 Nm (383 lb. ft) at 5750 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 6 speed Manual gearbox.

How much horsepower does a AU XR8 have?

Ford Falcon (AU) XR8 Engine Technical Data
Compression Ratio : 9.10
Maximum power – Output – Horsepower : 251 PS or 248 bhp or 185 kW @ 5000 rpm
Maximum torque : 412.0 Nm or 303 lb.ft @ 5000 rpm
Drive wheels – Traction – Drivetrain : RWD

What size is an XR8 engine?

What engine is in Ford Falcon (BF) XR8? The Ford Falcon (BF) XR8 has a V 8, Petrol engine with 5408 cm3 / 330 cu-in capacity.

Is a Ford XR8 a V8?

The XR8 Boss 5.0 litre, supercharged DOHC 32 valve all-aluminium V8 engine delivers an exhilarating maximum power of 335kW @ 5750 rpm and maximum torque of 570Nm @ 2200-5500rpm.

What’s the difference between a BA and a BF?

The BF is simply an update of the BA, where as the VE is a totally new car, hence the reason for it’s life threatening problems. Leaking fuel, dodgy seat belt buckles etc.

What engine is in an AU Falcon?


Body Variant Engine
Sedan XR6 4.0-litre Intech HP petrol I6
4.0-litre Intech VCT petrol I6
XR8 4.9-litre Windsor petrol V8
Wagon Forte, Futura 4.0-litre Intech E-Gas LPG I6

What motor is in a AU Falcon?

With a curb weight of 3373 lbs (1530 kgs), the Falcon (AU) XR6 VCT has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor. This engine produces a maximum power of 234 PS (231 bhp – 172 kW) at 5000 rpm and a maximum torque of 374.0 Nm (275 lb. ft) at 5000 rpm.

Why are Barra engines so good?

The dual-overhead-cam Barra has become a hugely popular engine in Australia because of its massive horsepower potential and bulletproof strength, making it ideal for high-horsepower builds. There aren’t many other engines out there capable of such high power figures without an aftermarket block or head.