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Triumph Roadster


Produced: 1946-1949, 4501 produced.
Types: Roadster
Triumph Roadster (1949)

The Roadster was a 2 + 2 with the rear set passengers carried in an external dicky seat.  The model was produced in two different series prior to 1948, 2501 were made with 1,776 cc 65 bhp engines and after that with a four-cylinder 2,088 cc engine giving 68 bhp at 4,200 rpm. 

Further Information Submitted:

This attractive Roadster Coupe is manufactured by the Standard Motor Co. Ltd. The whole car is designed primarily for comfort but the powerful 2088cc o.h.v. engine...the exceptionally rigid tubular chassis...the independant front suspension.. the Girling "Hydrastatic" brakes...and the three speed synchromesh gearbox controlled from the steering column-combine to make a car capable of high performance, which is both safe and comfortable to handle. MODERN BOOKLETS present MODERN MOTOR CARS a series of 40.

Copyright Geofrey Michael publishers Leeds c 1949.

Source: Motorbase


1776cc0 0mm x 0mm0
2088cc0 85mm x 92mm7

Drivetrain and Suspension

DrivetrainSteeringFront SuspensionRear Suspension


Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
0 mph0 s0 mpg65 bhp 0
0 mph0 s0 mpg68 bhp 4200


WheelbaseFront TrackRear TrackLengthWidthWeight (CWT)Turning Circle
7' 10"4' 10"13' 10"5' 10" 0 (23)0' 0"
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