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Date Produced November 1958
Chassis/engine no. BC9FM/BC9F
Body H.J. Mulliner four door body on Continental S1 chassis, fitted with air conditioning. Black body with grey interior.
Engine 6-cylinders in-line, capacity 4887cc. Pushrod overhead inlet, side exhaust valves; cast iron block, aluminium cylinder head; 7-bearing crankshaft.
Power 180bhp @ 4000rpm
Transmission 4-speed Hydra-matic automatic transmission, hypoid final drive.
Chassis 10’3” wheelbase chassis with steel box section x-braced frame. Independent coil and wishbone front suspension, live rear axle.
Dimensions Wheelbase 10’3”;  track 58in (147cm) front, 60in (152cm) rear; length 212in (538.5cm);  weight 3895lb (1766kg).
Performance Maximum speed 119mph. 
Registration numbers Now VGX 853, but also registered as AHJ 291A and VEX 853
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