Morris Oxford Series V (1959)

Morris Oxford Series V (1959)

The Car

Coming soon

The Specs

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

Engine

Bore & Stroke 73.025mm x 88.9mm
Displacement
1489cc
Firing order
1,3,4,2
Oil pressure (hot)
50 lb./sq. in.

Fuel Supply

Carburetor SU type H2
Standard M

Valving

Intake tappet clearance
0.014″ – 0.016″(hot)
Exhaust tappet clearance
0.014″ – 0.016″(hot)
Valve-timing indication Timing gears
Intake valve opens TDC at 0.021″ tappet clearance

Ignition

Breaker gap 0.014″ – 0.016″
Plug gap 0.025″
Ignition timing indication
Pulley and pointer
Ignition timing
5° BTDC (HC); TDC (LC)

Clutch

Clutch type Borg & Beck Single Dry Plate 8″ dia.
Clutch linings Wound yarn

Brakes

Brake type
Girling Drum 2LS (front; single (rear)
Brake linings
Ferodo AM4

Wheel Alignment

Toe-Out 116” to 18
Camber ¾° to 1°
Caster angle 6½°
King pin angle 8¼°