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Standard 12 HP Series UV, 4 x 2, 6V (Front view, right side)

 
 

Front view, right side

Picture courtesy of John Frandsen, Noerresundby (via Brian Brodersen)

 

Danish Army Specific: Bought "second-hand" from the RAF in 1946-47. Used as cargo-carrier and as 4-stretcher ambulance until the early 1950s.
The delivered vehicles were early production types supplied to the RAF with independent front suspension and civilian-type radiator grille.
Historical
: Militarized Standard "Flying Twelve" car chassis. The rear body (not the shown variant) was produced by well known body manufacturer Mulliner, and in recognition of steel being in short supply, much was made of wood. A tubular steel frame and canvas tilt was provided to cover the cab and rear load area. Around 7.000 vehicles were produced during WW II.
Similar models produced by
Austin, Hillman and Morris.
Nicknamed "Tilly", as the official designation was "Car, Light Utility, 4 x 2".
Length: 4.22 m (166 inches).
Width: 1.63 m (64 inchs).
Height: 2.03 m (80 inches).
Weight: N/A.
Engine
: Own 4-cylinder, 1.609 cm3 (98 cubic inches) displacement, carburettor, liquid-cooled.
Horsepower: 44 at 2.500 rpm.
Transmission: Own, 4-speed.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 6 V.
Brakes: Mechanical.
Tyres: 6.00 - 16.
Fording depth:
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: N/A.
Range: N/A.
Crew: 1 + 1.


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