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AUSTIN SIXTEEN/EIGHTEEN

2-seater, tourer, various saloons.

Main improvements for '33 as for Heavy 12 and has silent 3rd 'box as fitted from January '32, though '34s have synchromesh. Mechanical pump feed replaces Autovac. Four-bearing 18HP alternative and optional 120ins wheelbase chassis from 1934. Connoisseurs of the bizarre shouldn't forget the Hayes automatic 'box option, of which about 50 sold, 1934-36.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
2249cc/2511cc (S6 SV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1933 to 1934  
Number produced:
5742/2630