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FACEL VEGA EXCELLENCE

4-door saloon.

Four-door extended wheelbase Facel; specifications otherwise as coupè, though 6.3-litre engine from 1959. Usually auto, but a few manuals. Only 13 sold Uk; production begins '1 Ja58. Pillarless doors a headache and cause structural problems. Last five have less panoramic screen, cut-down fins. Big (17ft) and thirsty (12mpg).

Technical Specifications

Engine:
5907cc/6286cc/6430cc/ (V8 OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1956 to 1964  
Number produced:
152