The Wolseley was based on the MO series Morris saloons
and shared the 13in longer wheelbase of the Morris Six
- and it also shared the same motor.
The lavish grille and driving lights made the vehicle
appear more up-market, but it was the interior where the
Leather seats, woodgrain dash and heater (for the time
considered a luxury). Capable of a top speed of 137 km/h,
the vehicle was considered powerful for its day and was
the reason for its popularity with UK based law enforcement.
Even though production ceased in 1954
, the cars were still
in use in 1961