Standard Pennant (1959)

The Car

Coming soon

The Specs

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


Bore & Stroke 63mm x 76mm
Displacement 948cc
Firing order 1,3,4,2
Oil pressure (hot)
50 lb./sq. in.

Fuel Supply

Carburetor Solex D/D 28ZIC
Choke 18
Main 102
Compensating 180
Pilot 50


Intake tappet clearance 0.010″ (cold)
Exhaust tappet clearance 0.010″ (cold)
Valve-timing indication Timing wheels.
Intake valve opens ntake and exhaust valves should be equally open at TDC on exhaust stroke at 0.0165″ rocker clearance


Breaker gap 0.015″
Plug gap 0.025″
Ignition timing indication Pulley and pointer
Ignition timing 10° BTDC


Clutch type Borg & Beck Single Dry Plate
Clutch linings 6¼” dia. Mintex M19


Brake type Girling Hydraulic
Brake linings 2LS (front); L9T (rear) Ferodo MS1

Wheel Alignment

Toe-In Parallel to 116
Camber 1° 55′ pos
Caster angle 1° 45′ neg.
King pin angle 7° 5′