Rover 400

A 414 from 1998.
A 414 from 1998.

This 400-series was introduced in 1995. Before that the 400 series was the four door sedan model of the old 200 series.
There are basically three models: The 414 is a five door hatchback, with the 1.4 litre Rover engine. The 416 Sedan with the 1.6 litre K-series engine and the 420 Sedan with a 2 litre Rover engine.
A facelift was launched in the autumn 1999, and the model is after that that called Rover 45. It's looking more like the Rover 75.

The interior of a Rover 416 1996
The interior of a Rover 416 1996

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Length 4.32m, width 1.70, height 1.39m
4 cylinder engines range from 1396 cc, 76 PS, to 1994 cc, 138 PS


Did you know

the longest measured skid mark on a public road was left by a Jaguar in June 1960 290 meters of rubber were found before the accident scene on M1, outside Luton in England.


Uppdaterat 2009-03-27

Tata buys Land Rover and the Roverbrand

In March 2008 the heavily indebted Ford Company sold their British prestigious carmakers Jaguar and Land Rover along with the Rover Brand, the Daimler brand and the Lanchester brand.

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