93-95 F-150 SVT Lightning Specs

Posted 8/30/2013 by Jeff Jimenez

See some of the options that made the 1st gen SVT Lightning so special! Also check out our restoration parts to help keep your Ford performance truck looking and performing at its peak!

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I know first gen SVT Lightning owners often feel left-out when people start discussing SVT Lightnings. Let’s face it, some Ford guys do not even know that there was a 93-95 SVT truck; but, let’s look at this from the glass half full perspective – these trucks are actually pretty rare when compared to their 99-04 counterpart. Even better news is that we carry parts for your hard to find 93-95 Lightning and we know a thing or two about them as well.

For those of you who that have not had a chance to see, remember or read up on the 93-95 SVT Lightnings, here is a quick history lesson on SVT’s first generation F-150 performance truck:

93-94 F-150 SVT Lightning Specs

Engine Specs:
  • 90 degree V-8 with 4.00 in x 3.50 in (Bore x Stroke)
  • Compression Ratio: 8.8:1
  • High-Lift camshaft
  • Induction included a tuned length tubular intake manifold
  • Electronic fuel injection with high-flow capacity pump and injectors
  • Exhaust system featured tubular manifold with dual exhaust system
  • Horsepower (HP): 240 @ 4,200 RPM
  • Torque: 340 lbs.-ft @3200 RPM
Drivetrain:
  • Featured E40D electronic 4-speed automatic with overdrive
  • Final Drive: 8.8 rear end with 4.10:1 gears and limited slip
Performance Testing (according to Ford)
  • Acceleration: 0-60 MPH in 7.6 seconds
  • EPA estimates: 12 MPG city/ 17 MPG highway
Suspension:
  • Front featured a twin I-beam design with coil springs, HD gas shocks & stabilizer bar
  • Rear featured leaf springs, HD gas shocks and stabilizer bar
Braking:
  • Front featured 11.72” disc brakes
  • Rear featured 11-1/32” x 2 ¼” drum brake set up with anti-lock
Wheels & Tires:
  • 17” x 8” unique cast aluminum alloy wheels and 275/60/17 Firestone Firehawk Tires
Special Exterior Additions:
  • Functional front air dam with fog lights
  • Lightning graphics package
Exterior Color Options:
  • 93 colors: Raven Black & Bright Red
  • 94-95 colors: Ebony, Bright Red Clear Coat & Oxford White.
Interior Options:
  • 6 way adjustable performance bucket seats with power lumbar and Floor console
  • Some 94-95 models featured a fold down center seat
  • Interior colors: 93 featured Charcoal, 94 featured Opal Gray and in 95 it was Opal Gray

Take a look at some of top restoration and performance parts below. Remember we are working hard to find and locate parts for your 1st gen Lightning!