Classic Car Catalogue
|Eight series E
|Ten series M
production of the Eight had commenced in October 1945, in two-door
form with 7 ft 5 in wheelbase, 4.50-17 tyres.
Series M, was reintroduced in September 1945, although it had been
in production during the war years in military Light Utility form.
The car is available only with four doors, with or without a
sliding roof. Engine capacity is 1140 cc (Eight: 918.6 cc),
maximum brake horsepower 37.2 (Eight: 29.6). Unlike the Eight, the
Ten has overhead valves. Suspension is conventional with
longitudinal leaf springs all round, hydraulic brakes, four speed
box. Wheelbase is 7 ft 10 in, tyre size 5,00-16. Later in the year
a new rounded radiator grille was introduced. This model was also
produced in India, named Hindustan.