BPD (car)

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Manufacturer Brown, Paine and Dowland Ltd
Production 1913
Body and chassis
Class cyclecar
Engine JAP V-twin 8 hp
Transmission 2-speed manual
Successor none

The BPD was a British 4-wheeled cyclecar made in 1913 by Brown, Paine and Dowland Ltd of Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex.

The car was powered by a JAP air-cooled, V twin engine rated at 8 hp and drive was to the rear wheels through a 2-speed gearbox and belts. It is not known if more than a prototype was made.[1]

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  1. ^ Georgano, N. (2000). Beaulieu Encyclopedia of the Automobile. London: HMSO. ISBN 1-57958-293-1.