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AUSTIN A135 PRINCESS Mk I/Mk III

Sports saloon, touring limousine, limousine.

Vanden Plas's luxury Austin, with aluminium paneling. Early ones have 135bhp three-carb engines to cope with the weight, but these less common on Mk II (1950-53) with its dog's-leg rear quarter-lights. Long-wheelbase limousine announced October '52; four-light (usually) 1wb Saloon also available. Automatic optional 1956.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
3995cc (S6 OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1947 to 1956  
Number produced:
1910 excl 1wb limousine