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Cowley/Oxford 1920 - 26

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In 1920 the Cowley was joined by the Oxford.  Both shared the same chassis and engine which was the Continerntal engine produced by the Coventry factory of the French firm Hotchkiss.

Cowley and Oxford 1920 - 1926

Engine
 
Cowley
Oxford 1923-6

Number of cylinders

4
4
Bore mm
69.5
75
Stroke mm
102
102
Capacity cc
1550
1802
Valves
side
side
RAC hp rating
11.9
13.9
CR    
BHP
24
 
at rpm
2350
 
Coolant
water
water
Carburation
Smiths
Smiths
Dimensions
Wheelbase
8'6"
Track
4'0"
Length  
Width  
Weight cwt    
Front suspension
half elliptic
Rear suspension
three-quarter elliptic
Axle ratio
4.75
Tyre size          1920-3
700 x 80
1923-4
28 x 3
1925
19 x 3
Performance
0 to 50 mph secs    
standing quarter secs    
Fuel consumption mpg    
Maximum speed    
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