Ford Lightning

Configuration Longitudinally mounted, single overhead cam, 90-degree TritonTM V8, intercooled/supercharged, cast iron block, aluminum-alloy heads, forged steel crankshaft
Bore x Stroke 90mm x 105.6mm
Displacement 5,410cc/330cid
Compression ratio 8.4:1
Horsepower 360 hp @ 4,750 rpm
Torque 440 lb/ft @ 3,000 rpm
Specific output 66.7 hp per liter
Redline 5,250 rpm (fuel shut-off occurs at 5,400 rpm)
Valvetrain Single overhead camshafts, chain drive, roller finger followers with hydraulic lash adjustment, beehive valve springs, two valves per cylinder
Intake valves 1 per cylinder, 44.5mm head diameter
Exhaust valves 1 per cylinder, 36mm head diameter
Fuel system Sequential electronic fuel injection, Premium calibration
Induction system Pressure-charged. Eaton Corporation Generation IV Roots-type supercharger, water-to-air intercooler in-vee
Supercharger 8.0 psi
Throttle body Dual-bore 57mm
Mass-air sensor 80mm diameter
Exhaust manifolds Cast iron tuned headers
Exhaust system Tuned dual exhaust, ceramic-coated dual exhaust tips


Transmission Four-speed automatic (4R100)
Final drive 3.55:1
Rear axle 9.75 in. limited slip


Gear Ratio Maximum Speed In Gear
1st 2.71 45 mph
(72 kph)
2nd 1.53 80 mph (129)
3rd 1.00 125 mph (201)
4th 0.71 140 mph (225)
Reverse 2.176


Front Twin short- and long-arm type, coil springs, tubular gas-charged shock absorbers, 31mm solid stabilizer bar
Rear Solid axle, staggered gas-charged shock absorbers, five-leaf springs, 23mm solid stabilizer bar


Type Recirculating ball, power assist
Gear ratio 14.0:1
Turns, lock to lock 3.3
Turning diameter 44.3 ft


Front 12.1 in. (308mm) vented disc, twin-piston caliper
Rear 13.1 in. (334mm) vented disc, single-piston caliper
ABS Four-wheel ABS, three-sensor system


Wheels 18 x 9.5 in., five-spoke cast aluminum-alloy, painted surface,locking lug nuts
Tires Goodyear™ Eagle F1-GS, 295/45ZR-18, unidirectional tread


Supplemental restraint system:

Driver and passenger airbags. Always wear your safety belt and deactivate passenger airbag when using a rear-facing infant safety seat

Passive Anti-Theft System (SecuriLockTM)

Anti-lock brake system (ABS)

SVT suspension tuning, with lowered ride height

40/60 bench seating. Six-way power for driver's seat, with cloth/leather trim and specially designed lateral bolstering

Premium electronic AM/FM stereo with cassette

Power Equipment Group: Dual electric remote control mirrors, power side windows, power door locks

Leather-wrapped four-spoke tilt steering wheel, thicker section-width rim

Super Engine Cooling and Auxiliary Transmission Cooler packages

Engine oil cooler Trailer tow package

Air-conditioning (manual control)

Electro-luminescent SVT white-faced gauge pack, including supercharger boost gauge

Sliding rear window

Speed control

Front floor mats

SVT and Lightning badging

Remote keyless illuminated entry

Six-disc compact disc player

Tonneau cover (soft)

Towing Group, Class III


Exterior Bright Red Clearcoat, Black Clearcoat, Oxford White Clearcoat
Interior Medium Graphite cloth with Ebony textured leather accents, leather door trim


Wheelbase 119.8 in./3,043mm
Length 208 in./5,283mm
Height 70.9 in./1,801mm
Width 79.1 in./2,009mm
Track, F/R 65.3 in., 65.3 in./1,661mm, 1,661mm
Head Room F/R 40.8 in./1,036mm
Leg Room F/R 40.9 in./1,039mm
Shoulder Room 63.8 in./1,621mm
Hip Room 61.0 in./1,549mm
Curb Weight 4,670 lbs./2,120 kg
Fuel Capacity 25 gal./94.62 liters
Weight Distribution, F/R 57%/43%
Payload 800 lbs./363kg
Towing capacity 5,000/2,270kg


0-60 mph 6.2 seconds
0-100 kph 6.3 seconds
0-100-0 mph 22.5 seconds
Quarter mile 14.6 seconds @ 97 mph
Top speed 140 mph/225 kph
Braking, 60-0 mph 137 ft.
Braking, 100-0 mph 238 ft.
80 ft. slalom 63.6 mph
100 ft. skidpad 0.85g
EPA Estimated Fuel Economy 14 City/21 Highway mpg