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HRG 1500 (1946-56)

Sports 2-seater.

1100 with bigger, c.61bhp Singer unit - again much revised, and giving 80-plus mph. (Earlier models had 4ED Meadows engines and magneto ignition). Superb steering and early thirties looks are ample reward for a harsh ride. Last 12 cars (WS series, 1953 on) have fractionally larger SM engine, ultimately unmodified by HRG, plus hypoid axle and hydraulic brakes.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1496cc/1497cc (S4 OC) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1946 to 1956  
Number produced:
111