Classic Car Catalogue

Minerva 1931

AL
 
AP  

Belgium


AL

A long line of small and larger sixes was augmented in 1930 by a straight-eight, which use sleeve valves. It have a 90 x 130 mm engine, a wheelbase of 12 ft 9t it is known as the Type AL.

You could buy a limousine in London for £1875, with servo brakes, the back springs now being half-elliptics. In London, Daimler Hire is well known and the London Minerva agents copy this with Minerva Hire.

 

           
           

  

Rallies:
  Event: Entered: Raced: Finished: Best results:
16-21.01.1931 Rallye Monte Carlo 1?       L. Francotte ?