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Austin Super Se7en/Mini (1961-62)




Austin Super Se7en (1961)
Austin Super Mini (1962)

SUMMARY
The Super was introduced as the top of the range model, above the DeLuxe version. The Super included a host of luxurious extras which had only been found on the Cooper models. They also received duo-tone paintjobs with a contrasting roof colour of black or white. New grille, three instrument binnacle, roof interior light, better trim.

PRODUCTION

Production dates 1961-62
Price at launch £592
Total Production all MkI saloons: 435,500
Chassis numbers AA2S7S 125538







TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Manual
Engine 848cc four-cylinder OHV, single SU carb
Engine designation 8MB
Bore/stroke 62.94x68.26mm
Compression ratio




Power output 34bhp @ 5500rpm
Torque


        
Transmission

Final drive 3.765
Brakes Drums all-round
Suspension Rubber cone. Hydrolastic from 1964
Wheels 3.5x10-inches pressed steel
Wheelbase 80.2-inches
Length 120.25-inches
Width 55-inches
Height 53-inches
Tyres 5.20x10 Dunlop C41 cross-ply
Colours




PERFORMANCE
Maximum Speed

0-60mph 29.7secs
Average fuel consumption 40mpg












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