14 Jowett Cars & Vans

Jowett Cars at Bradford Industrial Museum.

From 1914 to 1953. The Jowett collection at Bradford Industrial Museum showcases cars and vans that were made at the Jowett factory in Idle. Which is just one and a half miles away from Bradford Industrial Museum.

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Jowett Jupiter car made in Idle, Bradford, Yorkshire in 1953

14 Jowett Cars & Vans!

One of the largest collections of Jowett Cars & Vans in England: 1914 to 1953

From the Jowett 6.4HP Light Car with tiller steering built in 1914, to the Jowett Javelin De-Luxe built in 1953. The Jowett collection at Bradford Industrial Museum contains 14 Jowett vehicles that form an important part of Bradford’s industrial history and heritage.

Jowett Bradford flat back lorry.

Postwar Profits

Jowett Bradford Vans & Light Lorries

The Jowett Bradford series of vans and light lorries were rugged, easy to maintain. They sold well at home and abroad. That’s just what England needed after the second world war.

Jowett Vehicles 1914 to 1953

The Jowett Cars & Vans on Display.

The Jowett cars and vans on display in Bradford Industrial Museum’s transport gallery, organised by year of production.

The first Jowett Car: Jowett 6.4HP Light Car 1914 with748cc Engine and Tiller Steering

1914 Light Car

Jowett 6.4HP Light Car 1914 748cc With Tiller Steering.

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As used in the big African Adventure. Jowett 7/17 Long Two 1927 with 907cc engine

Long Two

Jowett 7/17 Long Two 1927 907cc (As used in the African adventure 3000 mile trip).

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Jowett 7/17 Long Wheelbase Commercial Van 7HP from 1927.

Commercial Van

Jowett 7/17 Long Wheelbase Commercial Van 7HP 1929 (Telegraph & Argus Yellow Van).

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Jowett 7/17 HP Fabric Saloon-1929-748cc.

Fabric Saloon

Jowett 7/17 HP Fabric Saloon 1929 748cc.

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Kestrel De-Luxe 7HP Saloon 1935-750cc.

Kestrel De-Luxe

Jowett Kestrel De-Luxe 7HP Saloon 1935 (750cc twin cylinder, 4 speed, silent third).

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Jowett Jason DL 10 HP 1936-1166cc. This Car was too futuristic for conservative Jowett buyers.

Jason DL

Jowett Jason DL 10 HP 1936 (1166cc Jowett’s first 4 cylinder engine).

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Jowett 8HP 1937-946cc.

Jowett 8HP

Jowett 8HP 1937 (946cc).

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Jowett Bradford Van Rolling Chassis 1948-1005cc.

Bradford: Rolling Chassis

Jowett Rolling Chassis 1948 (1005cc).

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Jowett Bradford Utility Van, or estate car 1951-1005cc.

Bradford: Utility

Jowett Bradford Utility Van 1951 (1005cc 3 speed + reverse).

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Jowett Bradford Flat-Back Lorry or Pickup Truck.

Bradford: Flat Back

Jowett Bradford Flat Back or Lorry 1951 (1005cc, 3 speed).

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Jowett Bradford Van 1953-1005cc. Painted with Bradford Industrial Museum decal and colours.

Bradford: Van

Jowett Bradford Van 1953 (1005cc).

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The most famous Jowett car: Jowett Javelin-De-Luxe 1953-1086cc.

Javelin De-Luxe

Jowett Javelin De-Luxe 1953 (1086cc flat 4 cylinder).

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Jowett Jupiter car made in Idle, Bradford, Yorkshire in 1953.

Jowett Jupiter

Jowett Jupiter 1953 (1486cc).

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Jowett 10hp Four Cylinder Saloon.

Jowett 10HP

Four Cylinder Saloon.

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