Lea Francis 1930

Great Britain

 


Lea-Francis 12/40 Type V with Weymann Sportsman's Coupé bodywork sold at £420 and sported two side-mounted spare wheels. Engine is a 1496-cc (69 x 100 mm) OHV Four, developing 38 bhp at 3800 rpm.

 

 

 


 



Rallies:
  Event: Entered: Raced: Finished: Best results:
26-29.01.1930 Rallye Monte Carlo 1 1 1 31   Chetwynd 59th
France 21.06.1930 Le Mans 1 1 1 24   Peacock / Newsome 6th (1st - 1101-1500)


Lea Francis #24 with Meadows 1496cc engine (Kenneth Peacock / Sammy Newsome) finished 6th at Le Mans and won in 1100-1500 cc class.