Austin A105 Westminster

1957 Austin A105 Westminster at the  BMC/BL Rally 2008

1957 Austin A105 Westminster at the BMC/BL Rally 2008

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1957 Austin A105 Westminster at the  BMC/BL Rally 2008
Austin A105 Westminster at the 15th BMC/BL Rally 2008

Austin A105 Westminster - key facts

  • First introduced in 1956, the Austin A105 Westminster ended production in 1959.
  • The Austin A105 Westminster accelerated from 0 to 60mph in 15.4 seconds.
  • Maximum speed of the Austin A105 Westminster was 96 mph.
Austin A105 Westminster Specifications
From 1956
Until 1959
Length15ft 1in4.62m
Width5ft 3in1.63m
Kerb Weight2975lb/1.328ton1349kg
Engine displacement2639cc161cu in
Cylinder LayoutInline
Valve operationOverhead valve
Power Output102bhp @ 4600rpm101PS @ 4600rpm
Specific Output39bhp/litre0.63bhp/cu in
Torque Output141lbft @ 2600rpm191Nm @ 2600rpm
Specific Torque72Nm/litre
Fuel TypePetrol
Fuel systemTwin Carburettor
Carburettor makeSU
Power to weight77bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-50mph11 seconds
Acceleration 0-60mph15.4 seconds
Standing Qtr mile20.2 seconds
Top speed96mph154km/h
Fuel consumption18.7mpg7.95km/l
Engine locationFront
Engine alignmentLongitudinal
Driven wheelsRear
Front SuspensionIndependent Coil Spring
Rear SuspensionBeam axle half eliptic leaf
BrakesDrums front and rear
Gearbox type4 speed Manual with standard Overdrive or Automatic
Number of gears4
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