The Emeryson Racing Car

                                                                 The Emeryson Formula 3 racing Car

The Emeryson Formula 3. 500cc racing car with BSAFWD transmission and either Norton or JAP engines producing approx 50 bhp were successfully raced during the late forties and early fifties, no differential was used and the front braking was inboard, which saved on the unsprung weight which tended to be high due to the large wheels and the BSA hookes joint wheel carriers.

click for bigger image of This Emeryson owned by Jerry Greaves, Vice President of the VSCCA.

The above ‘photos were taken at various recent race meetings, demonstrating the enthusiastic followingfor these and other similar vehicles which wereproduced during the late 1940s and early 1950s

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