Ford Galaxy: Perfect Choice For A Family

The Large Multi-Purpose Vehicle MPV

The Ford Galaxy was first introduced in 1995 and was a Large Multi-Purpose Vehicle. It has extended for over three generations and the Ford S-Max was also inspired from this model.

Initial Launch and Engine Performance

- The 2006 Geneva Motor show witnessed the introduction of the third generation Galaxy model and in June 2006 it was sold along with the shorter and lower version of Ford S-Max.

- Ford used its own engines in the Ford galaxy with all diesel engines from Duratorq family and was available in 100 PS and 125 PS 1.8 litre format.

- 130 PS and 140 PS versions with 2.0 TDCi and 2.2 TDCi versions were also used with more power.

- Now two petrol engines are also being offered and those are "1.6T 160PS EcoBoost Start/Stop" and the "2.0 203 PS EcoBoost.

Popular Fact about Ford Galaxy

- The ford Galaxy also became popular with British television Series Outnumbered the Brockman family as they were shown owing a Ford Galaxy in the 2011 series. It replaced the Vauxhall Zafira from the older series.

Photo Gallery of Ford Galaxy

Technical Characteristics of Ford Galaxy

Technical Characteristics of 1996 Ford Galaxy V6 Ghia produced by Ford (UK).

Body Type Multi-purpose vehicle 5 doors / 8 seats
Weight 1787 Kg
Length 4617 mm
Height 1730 mm
Wheelbase 2835 mm
Front Track n/a
Rear Track n/a
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 70 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System n/a
Max Power 176HP (129 kW) @ 5800 rpm
Max Torque 240Nm @ 4200 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 2792 cc
Bore 93 mm
Stroke 68 mm
Cam Design SOHC - Single Overhead Camshaft
Cylinders 6 IN V
Valves per cylinder 2
Total Valves 12
Compression Ratio n/a
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes VeDi-S
Standard Wheels n/a
Standard Tyres n/a
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission automatic
Number of gears 4
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 11.3 l/100km
Road 6.3 l/100km
Mixt 8.1 l/100km