The Alvis Silver Crest was a car made between 1937 and 1940.
The Silver Crest was fitted with one of two 6 cylinder engines. The first was a 2362cc unit found in the TF variant and the second was a 2762cc unit found in the TD variant. Power outputs were 95bhp for the larger engine and 68bhp for the smaller one.
The 10' chassis was lightened and simplified compared to earlier models. Independent front suspension was by transverse quarter-elliptics and wishbones, whilst at the rear conventional half-elliptic springs were used. 16" bolt on wire wheels featured, along with fully compensated Bendix-Cowdrey rod-operated brakes.
The maximum speed was 71 or 80 mph according to the engine fitted.
A total of 344 cars were made.
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