Classic Car Catalogue

Jensen 1938 

Great Britain

S (V8 cyl. 3622 cc Ford)
S (V8 cyl. 2227 cc Ford)
H (R8 cyl, 4205 cc Nash, 120 bhp) – new model

4 ½ Litre Saloon

A more powerful 4¼-Litre model was introduced at the 1938 Earls Court Motor Show. Powered by a NASH twin-ignition ohv 4279cc straight 8, the cars continue to use Ford chassis, modified for the heavier engine.
Jensen Motors is kept afloat mostly on the strength of its commercial body business.


  Event: Entered: Raced: Finished: Best results:
25-30.01.1938 Rallye Monte Carlo     0 117 Silcock   dnf