Cohort Sighting: 1949 Humber Imperial Ambulance – A Wee Bit Out Of The Ordinary

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Our intrepid New Zealander Bryce has found all kinds of exotica to post at the Cohort, but maybe this one is about as rare as it gets. How many 1949 Humber Imperial ambulances are left in the world?

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Not a whole lot to go on, except that the Imperial was the Rootes Group’s biggest and most expensive offering. The sedans were available as a landaulette and seven-passenger limo, with suitable underpinnings for a big and heavy ambulance. Power came from a 4086cc six, with a claimed 100 hp rating.

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