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Alvis Firebird
Alvis
aka Type aka here, not up there
Production 1935-1936
449 made
Class Touring car
Body Style how many doors+how many seats+what type of body
Length 173 in (4394 mm)
Width 64 in (1626 mm)
Height Height - type here
Wheelbase 118.5 in (3010 mm)
Weight Weight - you get the point
Transmission transmission + drive
Engine 1842cc Straight-4
Power N/A hp @ N/A rpm
N/A lb-ft of torque @ N/A rpm
Similar similar (competition)
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

The Alvis Firebird was a British touring car made between 1935 and 1939 by Alvis Ltd in Coventry.

Developed from the Alvis Firefly, 449 Firebirds were produced, as a two door Tourer, a 2+2 sports tourer, a two door drophead Coupé, and a four door Saloon.[1]

Powered by an 1842 cc 4 cylinder overhead valve Alvis engine, it had an aluminium body on an ash wood frame. As with other Alvis cars, the Firebird was built as a rolling chassis then sent to the coachbuilders Cross & Ellis, to be finished to the customer's requirements, so all Alvis Firebirds are different.[2] The Firebird had an all-synchromesh gearbox and the chassis was lubricated by grease nipples under the bonnet.[3]

In 1939 World War II halted Alvis car production to make aircraft engines and a German Luftwaffe bomb destroyed the Alvis car factory in 1940.[4]

See Autopedia's comprehensive Alvis Firebird Review.

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