n 1950 on London Motor Show the model of Ford Consul, that made a deserving competition to many automobile auto of Great Britain, was presented. In 1951 the serial producing of machine started and proceeded 1962 to. The car was produced in baskets sedan, all-round craftsman and cabriolet. Length Ford Consul in a basket made sedan 4572 mm, width are 1778 millimeters, and height are 1372 mm. George Walker worked on original appearance of model.
A designer succeeded to create a stylish auto fully corresponding to the motor-car fashion of 50-60th: the extended line of hood, powerful radiator grate, and chrome-plated moldings. The first generation got the round form of headlights, and second - rectangular.
The magazine of Â«MotorÂ» marked the level of equipment and technical descriptions of Ford Consul as one of most innovative and deserving at the market of Great Britain. The most charged modification was equipped by a petrol motor by volume of a 3,0 L. by power 75 hp, by the 4-step mechanical box of switching of transmissions and back drive.
High speed was equal to 150 km at o'clock. In the mixed loop a machine expended a 12,4 L. of fuel on 100 km of way. Under the hood of more modest modification Ford Consul was located petrol aggregate by volume of a 2,0 L. by power 65 hp. High speed was 140 km per hour. In the mixed mode the expense of fuel was equal a 10,2 L. of fuel on 100 km of way. Ford Courier had more modest expense of fuel, that in the mixed loop expended a 6,4 L. of fuel.
Advantages of car
Spacious salon, large comfort seats, quite good finishing materials and deserving sound-proofing - and it is far not all list!
In addition, to advantages of car it is necessary to take excellent divisibility, good maneuverability and course stability, and also large travelling road clearance(170 mm), capacious luggage separation(480 L.) and normal visibility. Similar dignities can be met and in reviews about Ford E - series.
In respect of child's illnesses, then by virtue of age of car, them much enough. In particular, it is breakages of starter, generator, and head of block of cylinder, silent blocks, brake hoses, ball supports and rubber hobs of shock absorbers. In addition in the mechanical box of switching of transmissions sometimes the synchronizers of enhance able transmission fall out, and yet quite often fall out protective coupling strap.
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