Austin Seven Works Racer
Replica built by Chris Gould on display at Bentley Wild fowl & Motor Museum
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Austin Seven Works specifications
Engine: 2 bearing, 4 in-line, side valve,
Bore & Stroke: 56mm x 76mm
Displacement: 747cc
Compression ratio: approx 6.5:1
Carburettors: Zenith 30VE1
Power output: 24 bhp at 4,500rpm
Maximum speed: approx 85mph
0-50mph: 24 secs
Gearbox: non-syncro, 3 speed manual
Clutch: single dry plate
Body: Steel bonnet & side panels
Tub: aluminium
Chassis: A-form frame chassis
Brakes: Cable operated drums all round
Steering: Worm & wheel
Lock to lock: 11/4 turns
Suspension F: Beam axle with tranverse
half eliptic leaf spring, R: Quarter eliptic leaf springs
Dampers: Austin made friction type
Wheels: 19” bolt-on wire
Tyres: 3.50 x 19in crossply
Wheelbase: 6ft 3in
Track: 3ft 4in
Overall length: 10ft 0in
Overall width: 3ft 11in
Turning circle: 33ft
Tank capacity: 9 gallons