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Overview

Produced: 1961-1963, 208 produced.
Types: Sports,2 doors,2 seats
Coupe,2 doors,2 seats
Reliant Sabre

In 1961, Reliant introduced a sports car, the Sabre, powered by a four-cylinder Ford Consul engine.   The first Sabres had a 1,703 cc/91 bhp Ford Consul engine.  The final 77 had a 2,553 cc six cylinder from the Ford Zephyr with power output of 120 bhp.  The car was also available as a kit. 

The following year with a new body and six-cylinder Ford Zephyr/Zodiac engine the Sabre Six was born.  These were also built under licence in Israel as a Sabre. 

Reliant was less successful with its sports cars than their three-wheelers.

Source: Motorbase

Engines

CapacityConfigModelBore/StrokeCR
1703ccS4 OHVFord Consul Engine82.55mm x 79.5mm

Performance

Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
94 mph14.4 s0 s0 mpg0 bhp 0

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