Sunbeam 1965

Rapier Series IV - end of prod.
Rapier Series V - October
Alpine Series IV - end of prod.
Alpine Series V - October
Tiger
Venezia Touring Superleggera - end of prod.
Imp Sport / Chamois (USA only)

Great Britain

Nowe logo zawiera pięcioramienną gwiazdę Chryslera.


The Rapier s.5 appeared in 1965. It feature the new 1725cc five bearing version of the old engine.
Alpine s.5 gets 92 bhp 1725cc engine and alternator, but auto option is deleted. Open car looses rear seats, replace by carpeted shelf. All synchro box.

 

Rapier

Series IV (1592 cc, 79 bhp) - end
Series V (1725 cc, 85 bhp) - new
 Saloon


Rapier s.4

 

Alpine and Tiger

Alpine Series IV (1592 cc, 82 bhp) - end
Alpine Series V (1725 cc, 93 bhp) - new
Tiger (V8 cyl, 4260 cc, 136 bhp)
 Roadster
 Hardtop


Alpine s.IV


Sunbeam Alpine s.V


American advert.


Alpine s.IV


Sunbeam Tiger


American advert.

 

Venezia

 

 

IMP - US market

         
   

 

American market

           
           

 

 

           
           

 


Vita Foam Racing Team entered Alpine 260 Tiger in Targa Florio with Peter Harper and Jones Rupert. They finished 16th overall, and 2nd in over 3000 cc class.