Rover P5B MkII Saloon 1962-65
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Rover P5 MkII Saloon 1962-65 specifications
Straight 6, water cooled, ohv
Bore: 77.8mm
Stroke: 105mm
Displacement: 2,995cc
Compression ratio: 8.75 to 1
Carburettors: Single SU H6
Power output: 121bhp at 5,000rpm

Maximum speed: 108mph
Acceleration: 0-50mph 10.1secs
Approx. fuel consumption: 17mpg

Hydraulic, Front: disc
Rear: 11ins drums

4 speed manual
Rear wheel drive

Construction: monocoque all steel body

Worm & peg, 4.3 turns lock to lock
Turning circle: 40ft 11in

Front: independant torsion bar
Rear: semi-elliptic, leaf spring,
Shock absorbers: telescopic hydraulic

Wheels & Tyres
5 stud Rostyle steel 5.5J x 15in
with 670 x 15in radial tyres

Dimensions & Weight
Wheelbase: 110.5in
Track - front: 55.3in
Track - rear: 56in
Overall length: 186.5in
Overall width: 70.3in
Overall height: 59in
Ground clearance: 7.9in
Kerb weight: 32.5cwt
Tank capacity: 14 imp gals

Production Mk II Saloon
1962-1965: 15,676
Total P5 production Saloon & Coupe
1958-1973: 69,141