Added 08 04 11

« Back to A to Z

DAIMLER 20-70/16-20

Saloon, limousine.

Classically Knight-Daimler with seven mains, coil ignition, the company's own multi-jet carburettor, three-piece alligator bonnet, and worm drive. Wheelbase options up to 135ins 1930-31, but latter-day 16/20s are owner-driver saloons with mechanical pumps and fluid flywheels. Centre bar down radiator and hydraulic brakes from '32, but handbrakes still push-on on older ones. Crash box with long wheelbase '31.

Technical Specifications

2648cc (S6 DSLV) 
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1926 to 1933  
Number produced: