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Sunbeam Alpine II

Overview

Produced: 1960-1963, 19956 produced.
Types: Saloon,2 doors,2 seats
Sunbeam Alpine Series II 1960 Engine

Sunbeam, now part of the Rootes organisation, first announced its Alpine sports model in 1959. The new model was a change of direction for Sunbeam, previous models were larger touring cars, this model was aimed at the younger MG/Triumph TR market. Throughout its production life the model was continuously developed and improved, production finally finished in 1968.

The Alpine II had an improved engine which produced more power thanks to its increased capacity of 1592cc. The suspension was also improved to give the Alpine an improved ride.

Source: Motorbase

Engines

CapacityConfigModelBore/StrokeCR
1592ccS4 OHVHillman S4 OHV81.5mm x 76.2mm

Performance

Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
97 mph14.8 s19.7 s26 mpg80 bhp 5000

Brakes

FrontRearComment
DiscDrum

Dimensions

WheelbaseFront TrackRear TrackLengthWidthWeight (CWT)Turning Circle
7' 2"4' 3"4' 3"12' 11"5' 0" 0 (20)0' 0"

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