Daimler Majestic (1959)

The Car

Coming soon

The Specs

Below are the technical specifications and any performance numbers we could get.

Engine

Bore & Stroke 86.36mmmm x 107.95mm
Displacement
3794cc
Firing order 1,5,3,6,2,4
Oil pressure (hot)
40 – 45 lb./sq. in.

Fuel Supply

Carburetor Twin SU Type HD6
Choke
Needle
SP

Valving

Intake tappet clearance
0.013″ (cold)
Exhaust tappet clearance
0.013″ (cold)
Valve-timing indication Hole in block and chainwheel
Intake valve opens
13° BTDC at 0.013″ tappet clearance

Ignition

Breaker gap 0.014″ – 0.016″
Plug gap 0.025″
Ignition timing indication
Front damper
Ignition timing
10° BTDC (static)

Clutch

Clutch type Fluid torque converter
Clutch linings

Brakes

Brake type
Dunlop disc; 12.5″ (front disc dia.); 12.0″ (rear disc dia.)
Brake linings
118” dia. pads

Wheel Alignment

Toe-In 18
Camber 1° to 1½°
Caster angle ½°
King pin angle
7½°