Wolseley Hornet Mk II 1963-66
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Wolseley Hornet Mk II 1963-66 specifications
Engine (9WR,99H)
4 cylinder in-line,
8 overhead valves
Displacement: 998cc
Bore: 64.6mm
Stroke: 76.2mm
Compression ratio: 8.3 to 1
Valves: 2 per cylinder
Carburettor: SU HS2
Power output: 38bhp at 5,250rpm

Maximum speed: 77mph
0-60mph: 24.1sec
Overall fuel consumption:

4-speed manual,
synchromesh on top 3 gears
Front wheel drive
Ratios 1st: 13.66,
2nd: 8.18, 3rd: 5.32
4th 3.77
Reverse 13.66
automatic option from 1967

Hydraulic, Front: 7in drum
Rear: 7in drum

Rack & pinion

Rack & pinion

Front & Rear: rubber cone
(After 1964: Hydrolastic)
Telescopic dampers

Pressed steel 4 stud,
10in x 3.5J with
5.20 crossply or 145 x 10 radial tyres

Pressed steel monocoque

Dimensions & Weight
Wheelbase: 6ft 8in
Track: 3ft 11.5in
Overall length: 10ft 8.8in
Overall width: 4ft 7in
Overall height: 4ft 5in
Ground clearance: 6in
Kerb weight: 13cwt
Fuel tank: 5.5gals

Wolseley Hornet Production
MkI 1961-62: 3,166
MkII 63-66: 16,785
MkIII 66-69: 8,504
Total: 28,455

Total production
(1959 - 2000) of all
Mini variants: 5,387,862