Four Flavours of Austin Ten

There are four main flavours of pre-war Austin Ten saloons:

All had the same 10hp four-cylinder water cooled 1125cc engine having bore 63.5mm and stroke 89mm.  Power grew from 20bhp at 2,600 rpm in 1932 up to 32bhp at 4,000rpm by 1939

June 1932 -
Aug 1934


53,695 built
probably best identified as the Chrome Rad version with exposed spare wheel
Aug 1934 -
July 1936


54,377 built
probably best identified as the Lichfield with cowled radiator and enclosed spare wheel.
July 1936-
May 1939


73,632 built
probably best identified as the Cambridge with more flowing body and divided rear window
May 1939 - 1941
Oct 1944 - 1948


new shape probably best identified as a GS1 with unitary body