TECH SPEC

Classic Ford - - CF BUYER -

Body

Two-door and four-door sa­loon, pressed steel mono­coque

En­gine

1340cc, four cylin­ders, in-line, pushrod over­head valve, chain-driven camshaft, cast-iron cylin­der head and block, three-bear­ing hol­low cast crank­shaft, Zenith 32VN down­draught car­bu­ret­tor, cen­trifu­gal and vac­uum ig­ni­tion

Power: 54 bhp @ 4900 rpm, 74 lb.ft @ 2500 rpm

Gear­box

Four-speed man­ual, syn­chro­mesh on three

Sus­pen­sion

Front: in­de­pen­dent by MacPher­son struts, anti-roll bar Rear: live rear axle with half-el­lip­tic leaf springs and lever arm dampers

Steer­ing

Re­cir­cu­lat­ing ball

Brakes

Gir­ling hy­draulic, non-servo Front: 241 mm solid discs Rear: 229 mm drums

Wheels and tyres

4Jx13 steel rims, 5.60 x 13 inch tube­less tyres

Per­for­mance

Max speed: 79 mph 0-60 mph: 21.8 sec­onds

Price when launched

Four-door £565 plus £236 10s 10d pur­chase tax

THANKS

Stephen Wick­ham, Paul and Will Steeples

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