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H.E. 12/35

Tourer, sports coupé, sports saloon.

The perils of asking 35bhp to haul nearly 3000lbs of car, no wonder they had recourse to a 6:1 axle ratio. Alloy pistons, coil ignition, quarter-elliptic springs at each end, and vast 151/2ins brake drums with an adjustment to give variable power to front and rear. It managed 65mph with the optional-extra Cozette blower 1.6-litre engine on 1931 models.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1420cc/1634cc (S6 SV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1929 to 1931  
Number produced:
12