Classic Car Catalogue

Russon 1951

Great Britain

197 cc – prototype
250 cc – new model

Russon second prototype

Russon first prototype

The second prototype of the British-made Russon has a 197cc Villiers motorcycle engine. Later cars had a 250cc Excelsior twin. They also had a better-looking body that was inspired by the Jaguar XK120, but retained the tiny wheels.