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AUSTIN 1100/1300

2-door saloon, 4-door saloon, station wagon.

Mini development with east-west engine plus Hydrolastic suspension and front disc brakes: Austin came a year after Morris version. Automatic option late 1965, station wagons March 1966. Two-door Mk Is for export only. Still quite enjoyable, but rust is a killer, especially in the rear subframe. Caution enjoined.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1098cc/1275cc (S4 OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, front-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1963 to 1974  
Number produced:
approx 388,800 Mk I, 731,000 Mk II/III