1952 Austin A40 Sports Reg no. LRK 647 Chassis no. GD3683630 This rare car was launched in the 1950s and discontinued in 1953, in which time a total of 4011 cars were produced. The bodies were designed and made by Jensen Motor Co., with an aluminium body and steel bonnet, built to use the Austin A40 Devon mechanical components – originally produced with a 1200cc twin SU carburettor engine. Although a sports car it took the form of a four seater coupe. At some point the engine in this particular car was upgraded to a 1600cc single carburettor engine, which has enhanced the handling and driving experience. Also: The previous owner/enthusiast has carefully maintained the working condition of the car. The documentation supplied with the car provides MOT records from 2006, spares availability and price lists, a 1953 Austin A.40 models service manual and the contact details of a gentleman willing to supply all the parts available to return the car to its original factory specifications.
• Year: 1952
• Last update: 16 days old