Classic Car Catalogue

Lagonda 1948

wb: 9ft. 5½in. 6 cyl.
2580 cc
105 bhp
2½-Litre Saloon  

Great Britain

Pierwszy powojenny model 2,6 Litre R6, 2OHC, 2580 cm³, 116 KM został skonstruowany przez W.O. Bentleya (Ostatnia jego konstrukcja dla Lagondy).
Lagonda 2 ½-Litre Saloon and Drophead Coupé were produced in very small quantity in 1946/47, after which the company was bought by Mr David Brown who resumed production by the autumn of 1948. The 2580-cc (78 x 90 mm) engine have twin overhead camshafts and twin SU carburettors. It develop 105 bhp at 5000 rpm. Wheelbase is 9 ft 52 in. Suspension is independent with coil springs at front and torsion bars at rear. Prices in August 1948 : Saloon £3110, Drophead Coupé £3421.