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PARAMOUNT TEN/1½-litre

4-seater tourer.

Sporty rather than sporting. Chequered career but stable specification. Twin-tube frame, alloy-over-ash body, hydro-mech brakes - and twin wing-mounted tanks on later ones. Engines and three-speed gearboxes Ford (Prefect with twin-carb conversion or Consul) and later cars have BMW-style grilles. Handful of hardtop versions offered.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1172cc/1508cc (S4 SV/OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1949 to 1956  
Number produced:
est 72