BMC 1100/1300 Technical data HydragasHydragas Register

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Basic information

Wolseley 1300
Wolseley 1300

Models covered: Austin 1100/1300, Morris 1100/1300, MG 1100/1300, Riley Kestrel and Wolseley 1100/1300.
Four door saloon or three door estate, front wheel drive.
Launched August 1962, replaced by Austin Allegro in May 1973.

Front suspension: double wishbones, unequal length.
Rear suspension: Independent trailing arms, with auxiliary springs and anti-roll bar.

The first car to use Hydrolastic suspension.
ModelsSuspension typeConnectionsRide heightValve location
All modelsHydrolasticFront-rear346mmFront

Note: BMC recommended using the pressure rather than the trim height for checking and adjustment.


Fluid pressure (unladen): 14.41 bar (205psi)

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