Hurricane 18 HP
(R6, ohv, 2309cc, 75bhp; wb-9'7'')
Lancaster 18 HP (R6, ohv,
2309cc, 75bhp; wb-9'7'') – end of production
HP (R6, ohv, 2309cc, 75bhp; wb-9'7'')
Sapphire 3.4 litre (R6,
ohv, 3435cc, 120bhp – new model
saloon – wb-9'6''
Saloon joined the four-light version in March 1952. This version
has rear quarter lights added to give extra visibility and the
rear of the car is rearranged to provide better leg room. The
Lancaster Saloon (see 1950) was end of prod. in March 1952.
after the Sapphire jet engine, new model from 1952, had updated
body style in four light or six light configuration, with pressed
steel body panels.
New chassis has coil spring ifs, leaf
spring rear, re-circulating ball steering. All new 125 bhp push
rod engine is 3435cc and has twin rocker shafts and hemi head.
Transmission was four speed all synchro, preselector.