1930 WHIPPET 96A Tourer. Body by Holden Motor Body Builders, Australia. The low priced, nimble Whippets were acclaimed for roomy interiors, fuel economy, and... “From 40 mph, the 1930 Whippet can stop dead in just over 2 seconds. The brakes are of the mechanical type, Bendix internal expanding on front wheels and external contracting on rear wheels”.
The small, high compression 4 cylinder side valve engine was rated at 15.6hp, 145.7 cu.in. and had full forced feed lubrication, Invarstrut pistons and silent timing chain. Wheelbase 103”. Tyre Size 5.50x 19“.