Classic Car Catalogue

Bristol 1977

412 (V8 cyl, 6556 / 5899 cc)
603 (V8 cyl, 5899 cc)

Great Britain

The second series of 412 arrived towards the end of the year having the same 5,899cc (361 cubic inch) petrol engine as that is used in the Bristol 603. The front suspension was modified to allow for the lighter engine along with a final drive ratio changed to 2.88:1. Other changes include improved ventilation, redesigned seats and service intervals extended to 10,000 miles.