Classic Car Catalogue

Cournil 1965

JA2 wb: 2040 mm diesel 2092 cm³ 52 ch – end of production
JA2 wb: 2040 mm diesel 2260 cm³ 54 ch – new model


The winner of the Rallye des Cimes.

The Standard (Ferguson) engine has been replaced with 2.2-litre Ricardo unit. At the same time rear diff lock become available. Bernard Cournil also experimenting with other engines. Extremely robust vehicles become known in off-road rallies. At the 9th Rallye des Cimes organized in the Pyrenees on July 31st and August three Cournils ranked in the first third and fourth places in the category "diesel of more than 1000 cm³". The winner has a six-cylinder 2724 cm³ Indénor engine. The other vehicles were equipped with now standard Ricardo and 1948 cm³ Indénor units.