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FACEL VEGA HK500

Sports coupè.

Uprated FV, still with vertical headlamp clusters, aircraft-type facia and console, and those roly-poly seats. With the twin qudrajet-carburettor engine there are 360 brake horses. Power stering and automatic optional; four-wheel discs standard from 1960 -1 Jan 1957 beware earlier drumbraked cars. Production begin 1958. Note that there are considerable discrepancies in the exact engine capacities quoted for the Chrysler units used by Facel. Figures given should be regarded only as a guide.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
5907cc/6286cc (V8 OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1957 to 1961  
Number produced:
est 500 approx