«Singer sm 1500» the car which is made by experts of the company «Singer Motors Limited» during between 1948 on 1954 represents. It was the first car made «Singer» after the World War II. For the first time the car has been presented to general public per 1947. Deliveries to export of a vehicle have begun in 1948, and on a home market in 1949. Dimensions of the car «Singer sm 1500» make: wheel base – 2718 mm; length – 4470 mm; width – 1,600 mm; height – 1,626 mm.
The car has the pressed steel body which is mounted on separate the chassis, with an independent suspension bracket, as well as with use in a forward part of the car of springs. The company let out the given car as a sedan. On a vehicle have established hydraulic brakes, by means of system «Lockheed with 9» (229 mm). The brake system was drum-type type. As four step mechanical box of switching of transfers has been established.
The power unit of the car «Singer sm 1500» has been developed on the basis of model of the car «Super 12», but in difference from « Super 12 » was with a greater aperture and short impact, and thus its volume made 1,5 liters. In 1951 the car has been reduced significantly to reduce dimensions of a vehicle and to raise parameters of dynamics. But in 1952 it was issued with the double carburetors, capacity of the power unit made 58 horsepower’s, all this was available for an extra charge.
If to speak about salon of the car, important to note, that the forward seat was with a folding armrest, and is not always covered by leather. Inside of salon of the car designers used metal and inserts from a tree. Designers also equipped the car with system of special heating. Only for additional payment, it was possible to order furnish of salon by a leather. Otherwise for internal furnish, used plastic more often.
On the car has been established the power unit in volume of 1,5 liters. The maximal speed of the car makes 122 kilometers at an o'clock, and dispersal up to 97 kilometers at an o'clock borrows 23,5 seconds. Expense of fuel makes 12,6 liters on 100 kilometers of a way. As established also other model of the power unit. Thus the maximal speed of the car reached 114 kilometers at an o'clock, and dispersal up to 97 kilometers at an o'clock borrowed 27,9 seconds. Expense of fuel for such engine makes 9,7 liters on 100 kilometers of a way.