Wolseley Six-Eighty (1949-54)

Wolseley Six-Eighty (1949-54)

The Car

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The Specs

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


Bore & Stroke
73.5mm x 87mm
Displacement 2215cc
Firing order 1,5,3,6,2,4
Oil pressure (hot) 40 lb./sq. in. at 30 mph


Fuel Supply

Carburetor Twin SU
Standard HB
Rich CJ
Weak MO


Intake tappet clearance 0.015″ (hot)
Exhaust tappet clearance 0.015″ (hot)
Valve-timing indication
Flywheel and pointer
Intake valve opens 8° BTDC


Breaker gap 0.012″
Plug gap 0.018″ – 0.022″
Ignition timing indication Valve cover and flywheel
Ignition timing 5° BTDC (Full retard) (After engine No. 8806: 10° BTDC)



Clutch type Borg & Beck Single Dry Plate
Clutch linings


Brake type Lockheed Hydraulic
Brake linings

Wheel Alignment

Toe-In Nil
Camber Vertical
Caster angle
King pin angle 9½°