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WOLSELEY HORNET (1932-35)

Fabric saloon, coachbuilt saloon, fabric sunshine saloon, coachbuilt sunshine saloon, 4-seater sunshine coupé, 2-seater sunshine coupé, semi-sports 2-seater.

New was a shorter engine which sat over the front axle, thanks to a roller chain drive for the camshaft and pump cooling without a fan, but narrow tracked and whippy frame remained. Four speeds now standard, synchro came in for '33, '34 had freewheels and a new saloon body with swept tail.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1271cc (S6 OC) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1932 to 1935  
Number produced:
19,723