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TORNADO TYPHOON

2-seater, 2+2 seater, Sportsbrake.

Kit cars using flathead Ford mechanicals in a tubular frame with all-coil springing, independent at the front; prototype built 1957. Remote-control gearshift for stock Ford three-speed 'box, glass-fibre bodies. Sportsbrake is an odd ancestor of Reliant's Scimitar GTE.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
933cc/1172cc (S4 SV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1958 to 1962  
Number produced:
400