AUSTIN FX3 MANUAL
Austin FX3 - Wikipedia
The Austin FX3 is a taxicab that was sold in the United Kingdom by Austin from 1948 to 1958. It was designed to comply with the Metropolitan Police Conditions of Fitness for London taxicabs, but was used in other towns and cities in the UK. It was commissioned from Austin by taxi dealers Mann & Overton and built by Carbodies of Coventry on a chassis supplied by Austin.Body style: 3-door taxicabEngine: 2.2-litre ohv petrol/later models dieselManufacturer: Carbodies, Austin (BMC)Production: 1948–1958
Parts for London FX3, FX4 and Beardmore Taxi
Special Notes: The parts available in this shopping cart apply specifically to the following RIGHT HAND DRIVE (RHD) vehicles: FX3 - Petrol engined taxi with manual gearbox FX3D - Diesel engined 2.2 litre taxi with manual gearbox FX4 - Petrol engined taxi with manual gearbox FX4D - Diesel engined 2.2 litre taxi with manual gearbox Beardmore - Ford EOTA, 204E or 211E petrol engined taxiMetropolitan · Uncommon British Vehicles
Austin - Austin FX3 Taxi (1948-1958)
Dec 02, 2013Austin FX3 Taxi 1948 to 1958 Overview Manufacturer Carbodies Body and chassis Body style 4-seat London type taxi Powertrain Engine 2.2 litre ohv petrol (gas)/later models diesel Transmission 4-speed manual Dimensions Wheelbase 9 ft 2 5/8 in (280 cm) Length 14 ft 5 1/4 in (440 cm) Width 5..90%(2)Engine: 2.2 litre ohv petrol (gas)/later models dieselBody style: 4-seat London type taxiManufacturer: Carbodies
1955 Austin FX3 Petrol Taxi - Classic 1955 Austin FX3
1955 Austin FX3 Petrol Taxi. 1955 Austin FX3 Petrol Taxi 1955 Austin FX3 Petrol Taxi, 4 Cylinder, Exterior: Black, Interior: Brown, This Taxi has a long history. It was stolen from England by Alford Hitchcock for a movie in 1956 and used in movie by Universal Studios in Hollywood for years.
1957 AUSTIN FX3 LONDON TAXI CAB PARTS PROJECT BARN FIND
Mann &Overton(the supplier of Taxi cabs in London) prompted the Austin Motor Company to develop their own diesel. This appeared in 1956 and quickly became the most popular choice in the FX3. (Like the car above) The manual transmission has four forward speeds plus reverse. It is estimated only a hand full of FX3's made their way to the US.
Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not
Rare example of a 1956 Austin FX3 D Metropolitan London Taxi cab. powered by the BMC 2. 2 cc diesel engine. Manual gearbox. This was Carbodies 3 door version produced from 1949 to 1958 with open luggage compartment & toolbox. Starts and drives well . ngine. gearbox . drivetrain perfect. Bodywork has been profesionally restored by a main Lti dealership Londo
1958 Austin FX3 for sale: photos, technical specifications
1958 Austin FX3 --CLICK DIRECTLY ABOVE FOR MORE PHOTOS AND A VIDEO OF THIS VEHICLE4-cylinder 2.2 liter diesel engine Ã‚Â Museum car for 20 years Ã‚Â Rear brakes drum Ã‚Â Black rubber floor mats Ã‚Â New tires Ã‚Â Rear tire size: 5-16 Ã‚Â Divided privacy glass behind driver Ã‚Â OEM intake Ã‚Â Rear wheel size 16" Ã‚Â Exterior: original burgundy leather seats
London Vintage Taxi Association - Welcome!
We have for sale, to members only CD-Roms of workshop manuals for Austin FX3 and FX4 and LTI Fairway, plus our unique Beardmore Guide, the only workshop manual ever produced for the Beardmore Mk7. We are always looking to increase our range of specialist publications
1957 Austin FX3 Diesel Taxi. 57 years old ex London Cab
The FX3 was replaced in 1958 by the Austin FX4. but continued in use in London until 1968. Many other examples ran for longer outside London. In turn. the FX4 ceased production in 1997 and was replaced by the TX series. The Austin FX3 is still sought after by collectors and enthusiasts of 2/5(437)Category: Classic Cars / Austin
Austin FX4 - Wikipedia
The Austin FX4 is a taxicab that was produced from 1958 until 1997. It was sold by Austin from 1958 until 1982, when Carbodies, who had been producing the FX4 for Austin, took over the intellectual rights to the car continued production until 1984, when London Taxis International took over rights and production continued until 1997. In all, more than 75,000 FX4s were built.Body style: 2-door funeral, 4-door saloonLength: 4,570 mm (179.9 in)Manufacturer: British Motor Corporation (1958 Production: 1958–1997