BSA Scout Series 1 1935 (9282)

BSA Scout Series 1 1935 (9282)

Manufacturer: Birmingham Small Arms Company (BSA), Birmingham – UK
Type: Scout Series 1
Engine: 1021cc 9HP (RAC) straight-4 water-cooled
Power: 26 bhp / 4.000 rpm
Speed: 105 km/h
Production time: 1935 – 1936
Production time: 1935 – 1940 (all Series 1-6)
Production outlet: unknown
Curb weight: 640 kg

Special:
– These sports cars were manufactured and sold by subsidiaries of BSA, launched at April 1935.
– The body is built on a channel section steel frame and the front suspension by 8 quarter elliptic springs, the rear by semi-elliptical springs with a single brake for the front wheels (part of the differential unit) and drum brakes at the rear operated by rods.
– The engine has a so called side-valve high-efficiency detachable head block, a large diameter two bearing crankshaft, short and free from whip, mounted on ball and roller journal bearings.
– The cylinder block and crankcase are in one casting, ensuring greater rigidity and perfect alignment.
– The silent timing gearbox – silent double-helical constant mesh gears – (three forward + 1 reverse) with wide cams on a large diameter camshaft driven from crankshaft by duplex chain.
– This two seater has front wheel drive.
– The multiplate clutch has two alloy discs with cork inserts, running in oil.
– The Scouts had a 6-Volt electric system with dynamo, electric starter, coil ignition and Lucas equipment lights (a five lamp set) with dip and switch control to the head lights.

Photo taken at the Elfsteden Oldtimer Rally 2014 (Eleven Cities Oldtimer Rally 2014) nearby Hindeloopen, Friesland – The Netherlands.

Posted by Le Photiste on 2014-06-05 13:48:27

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Buick Series 40 Special 46 S Model 41 1941 (5891)

Buick Series 40 Special 46 S Model 41 1941 (5891)

Manufacturer: Buick Motor Division / General Motors, Buick Motor Division, Flint, Michigan – USA
Type: Series 40 Special 46 S Model 41
Engine: 4064cc straight-8
Power: 126 bhp / 3.400 rpm
Speed: 130 km/h
Production time: 1941 – 1942
Production outlet: 91,138
Production outlet: 238,618 (all Series 40 Special)
Curb weight: 1762 kg

Special:
– The Series 40 is based on Buicks "Y-Job project" (1938) and designed by Harley J. Earl (Styling Division) and was the automobile industry’s first concept car (the first car built by a mass manufacturer for the sole purpose of determining the public’s reaction to new design ideas).
– The "Y-Job" styling included the vertical waterfall grille design still used by Buick today.
– The ’41 models were again all new, with the front fenders now very closely integrated into the cars overall design.
– Production ended on 4 February 1942.
– It has a Carter Dual Compound carburettor, a three-speed "Wilson Preselect" sliding column controls (shaft drive) or a two-speed automatic gearbox with rear wheel drive.
– The suspension was comprised of semi-elliptic springs and Lovejoy hydraulic shock absorbers.
– Options includes a heater, defroster, radio, special trim, special order Lancaster Gray paint and a leather interior.
– After WWII production restarted with the pre-war B-body (’42 model).
– The name ‘Series 40’ would stick with Buick until 1959, when a new series naming scheme was introduced.

Posted by Le Photiste on 2014-06-04 09:20:56

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Borgward Isabella TS Coupé 1959 (5272)

Borgward Isabella TS Coupé 1959 (5272)

Company: Carl FW Borgward GmbH in Bremen-Sebaldsbrück (Germany)
Form: Isabella TS Coupé
Motor: 1493cc straight-four
Power: eighty five bhp
Speed: 148 km/h
Output time: 1957 – 1961
Output outlet: nine,537
Curb bodyweight: 1075 kg

Particular:
– Responding to a profits drop of just about a third in 1955 and 1956, Carl Borgward resolved to make a additional gorgeous Isabella with a shortened roof line, now referred to as the Isabella TS Coupé.
– 4 hand created prototypes ended up nicely acquired by the press.
– Borgward gave a person of these prototypes to his spouse, Elisabeth, who would continue to travel it into the eighties.
– The manufacturing cars become the additional impressive TS engine with a Solex 32 PAITA carburettor.
– On ask for, the coupe was out there with (in that time) the common tail fins incorporated therein, when compared to the collection model, more substantial tail lights.
– Due to the fact Borgward all of a sudden arrived into fiscal issues (1961), manufacturing stopped in that 12 months. The manufacturing was sold to the Fabrica Nacional de Automoviles SA Monterrey (Mexico). They created from 1967 until eventually its individual bankruptcy in 1970 the Borgward P100, referred to as in Mexico the Borgward 230.

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Borgward Isabella Coupé 1961 (8308)

Borgward Isabella Coupé 1961 (8308)

Manufacturer: Carl FW Borgward GmbH, Bremen-Sebaldsbrück – Germany
Form: Isabella Coupé
Motor: 1493cc straight-4
Electric power: 75 bhp / 5.two hundred rpm
Velocity: 148 km/h
Manufacturing time: 1957 – 1961
Manufacturing outlet: 9,537
Suppress pounds: 1060 kg

Specific:
– Responding to a income drop of just about a 3rd in 1955 and 1956, Carl Borgward decided to generate a extra lovely Isabella with a shortened roof line, now referred to as the Isabella (TS) Coupé.
– 4 hand constructed prototypes were nicely obtained by the press.
– Borgward gave one particular of these prototypes to his spouse, Elisabeth, who would continue on to travel it into the eighties.
– Several publications touted the Isabella Coupe as one particular of Germany’s most lovely cars.
– In Germany a two doorway auto was normal, whilst in other countries the 4 doorway cars were normal.
– The TS versions become the extra powerful engine (85bhp) with a Solex 32 PAITA carburettor.
– The Isabella has a self supporting human body with a absolutely synchronized 4-velocity gearbox (operated with a hydraulic clutch) and rear wheel travel.
– The entrance wheels are suspended by unequal length double wishbones with coil springs and stabilizer (like the racing auto Borgward RS).
– At the rear Isabella has a swing axle with coil springs and drive rods.
– On request, the TS coupe was available with (in that time) the preferred tail fins provided therein, in comparison to the collection model, larger sized tail lights.
– Because Borgward abruptly arrived into money hassle (1961), creation stopped in that year. The creation was marketed to the Fabrica Nacional de Automoviles SA Monterrey (Mexico). They produced from 1967 until eventually its individual bankruptcy in 1970 the Borgward P100, referred to as in Mexico the Borgward 230.

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Posted by Le Photiste on 2014-03-30 thirteen:26:fifty five

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