About Ford LTD
The Ford LTD was a full-size car debuting in 1965 and eventually became its own series the following year. The LTD split into two distinct lines in 1983; the Crown Victoria stayed at full-size while Fox platform model had its LTD body parts adjusted for a midsize car. In 1984, Ford introduced a performance oriented variant called the LTD LX. Ford LTD auto parts included a high output 5.0 liter V8 engine, four-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, and a tachometer in the instrument cluster.