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Frazer Nash Shelsley


type 4/5S SAL
doors 2

Engine information

Bore × stroke 69.00 mm × 100.00 mm 2.72 in × 3.94 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.5 litre 1496 cc (91.292 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio
Fuel system 1 SU carb
Maximum power 96.3 PS (95.0 bhp) (70.8 kW) @ 4500 rpm
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 120.25 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
Specific torque
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 0.69
Unitary capacity 374 cc/cylinder
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor type Twin superchargers
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2743 mm
wheelbase 108 in
Length (milimeters) 3658 mm
Length (inches) 144 in
Width (milimeters) 1372 mm
Width (inches) 54 in
Height (milimeters)
Height (inches)
L:W ratio 1.33
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 790 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1742 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 77.3 litre
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 17 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 20.4 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.40 m
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.80

General information

RAC rating 11.8
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1936 Frazer Nash Shelsley PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1936

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