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Produced: 1972-1977, 148 produced.
Types: Coupe,2 doors,2 seats
TVR 1600M

In 1972 TVR replaced its Vixen S4 with a new model, the 1600M. The 1600M still used the same 1599cc Cortina GT engine and gearbox used in the previous Vixen model. Improvements to the model included the attractive M-type styling and a longer M-series chassis to improve ride and handling.

Although the 1600M was perhaps quite tame when compared to other members of the TVR it still offered a pleasing combination of good performance, attracive styling and reasonable ecconomy. Production lasted only one year, 148 cars had been built by 1973.  Practical Classics January 1999 - Featuring Buyers Guide TVR M-Series.  Click Here to view in our shop.

Source: Motorbase


1599ccS4 OHVFord Kent81mm x 77.6mm9

Fuel System



Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
105 mph10.4 s0 s0 mpg84 bhp 5500


DiscDrumServo assisted


WheelbaseFront TrackRear TrackLengthWidthWeight (CWT)Turning Circle
0' 90"0' 53"0' 53"0' 158"0' 64" 0 (0)0' 0"

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