Austin 25/30

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Austin 25/30
1907 Austin 30hp Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon.jpg
Overview
Manufacturer Austin Motor Company
Also called Austin 25-30 hp
Production 1906-1907
Assembly Longbridge plant, Birmingham, , United Kingdom
Powertrain
Engine 4-cylinder 5,182cc T-head
Transmission 4-speed gearbox
Chronology
Successor Austin 40 hp

The Austin 25/30 (or 25-30 hp) was the first automobile produced by the newly established Austin Motor Company in 1906.[1]

The 25/30 was manufactured for a year with a total of 67 cars produced and was replaced by the Austin 40 hp in 1907.

Specification[edit]

The 4-cylinder 5,182 cc (316 cu in) T-head engine with 4.75in bore x 5in stroke was limited to 900 rpm. The transmission was chain-driven (later model bevel gears) fitted with a four-speed gearbox.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A Brief History of Austin and Longbridge: The Early Years". Birmingham City Council. Retrieved 10 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Austin: 25-30 h.p.". Grace's Guide. Retrieved 7 August 2012.