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1965

Austin 1800

78 points

2nd Place
Autobianchi Primula - 51 points
3rd Place
Ford Mustang - 18 points

Austin 1800

Front wheel drive and transverse engine was a BMH trademark in the ‘60s, following the celebrated Mini tradition. Result in 1800 was not as brilliant as in the 3-meter car, but it offered good room, practicality and a 480-liter boot in a very moderate length. 4-door saloon, 4.24 m long. Independent suspension all round, with Hydrolastic compounds. 4-speed manual gearbox or auto 3-speed transmission. OHV 1.8 4-cylinder engine: 87 hp.

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