Oldtimer picture gallery. Cars. Willys MB (early).

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Willys MB (early)

Years of production: XI 1941 - III 1942
Overall production: 25808 (replaced by standard Willys MB)
4x4 4-seater army commander car
Engine: "Willys 442" 54hp/3600rpm, liquid cooled 4-cyl. SV, 2200cc (134,2 cu. in.)
Bore/Stroke: 31/8 / 43/8 inches
Length: 3335mm (132 in.), width: 1585mm (62 in.), height: 1830mm with tent (69 in.).
Wheelbase: 2032mm (80 in.), road clearance: 220mm (8,75 in.)
60k photo of early Willys MB97k photo of early Willys MBTransmission: 3 front + 1 rear speeds
2-speed transfer box (ratios 1 : 1 and 1,97 : 1 with front axle declutch)
Clutch: dry single plate
Differential ratio: 4,88 :1
Hydraulic brakes
Weight (unloaded): 1020 kg
Maximal speed: 104 km/h
Tyres: 6.00-16 inches
Fuel tank capacity: 15 gallons
46k photo of early Willys MB32k photo of early Willys MBPetrol consumption: 14,0 L/100km
Photos are courtesy of Jan Szatan, Poland, (Klasyczne Pojazdy Terenowe Panstw Socjalistycznych) and Jacco van Snippenberg, the Netherlands, (Dutch Drab Domain, Willys of Jacco dad - on the last two photos).
What else in Internet:
Willys Overland Knight Registry (in English) - Everything about Willys and sleeve-valves cars before 1942, pages by Paul Young, Australia.
Dutch Drab Domain (in English) - early Willys MB and others.
You are welcome to write me by E-mail Contact. Andrei Bogomolov.
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Last updated 27 VI 2000.