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Austin History

History

This is the history of the brand Austin since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

Classic Cars

We have collected the best classic cars in our catalogue. In addition, if you're going to buy one - just check the latest Austin listings in Australia.

Austin

This car not once has taken the leading place at the rally. At that time, due to the convenient location of the engine and the transmission, was acknowledged as the best and progressive auto. This is the car with the world-famous name Austin. With whom and what kind of events connected brand of the car?


Historical landmarks Austin


In 1905, Herbert Austin, engineer-designer, presented his first draft of the machine. And in the next year already and the car itself under the brand Austin 25/30 HP. This model was equipped with 4-cylinder engine. They are completely made of separate sections, which had the side camshafts. This model has won wide popularity.
In 1922, he published a model of the Austin Seven. This car had a 4-cylinder engine, the maximum speed it reached somewhere 65 km/h. The distinctive feature of this model also was the fact that the wheels were spokes.


In 1927, was created by the car already with a 6-cylinder engine under the name of Austin Twenty, working volume of which was 3.4-litre.


In 1948 the company Austin started to use the independent front suspension. For example, she was in such models, as Princess and Sheerline.


In 1952 there was a merger of two automobile companies Austin and Morris. This Corporation has created a car with a working volume of the engine 0.8 l. Which was recognized as a very cost-effective and profitable.


In 1959, the engineer-designer Alex Issigonis developed a model of the Austin Mini. Its novelty was that the gearbox and the engines were transversely. It is allowed to produce a compact car. In the 1960s, Austin Mini won the Monte Carlo rally, as well as on the British rally.


Austin - a car, which in its history very often differed the most economical fuel consumption.

Austin cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Austin cars offered in listings in Australia:

AUSTIN A30 SEDAN 0 $1,200.00
Austin 1969 1800 Mark II Automatic Austin 1969 1800 Mark II Automatic 12 $0.99
Austin Panel Van Austin Panel Van 3 $400.00
1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 8 $10,100.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin a40 Hilite Ute 1956 Austin a40 Hilite Ute 1956 12 $14,000.00
Austin A60 Countryman  UK Delivered Austin A60 Countryman UK Delivered 12 $4,000.00
1943 K2 Austin Flat Bed Truck 1943 K2 Austin Flat Bed Truck 3 $610.00
1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 8 $12,100.00
Austin 1969 1800 Mark II Automatic Austin 1969 1800 Mark II Automatic 12 $455.00
1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 11 $1,000.00
Austin A60 Countryman  UK Delivered Austin A60 Countryman UK Delivered 12 $4,000.00
Austin a40 Hilite Ute 1956 Austin a40 Hilite Ute 1956 12 $14,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin Kimberley 1972 Mark ll Austin Kimberley 1972 Mark ll 6 $500.00
1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 8 $14,500.00
"BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA Hotrod "BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA Hotrod 8 $2,950.00
Austin Healey Sprite 1967 Austin Healey Sprite 1967 6 $4,000.00
1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 6 $3,000.00
1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 1951 Austin A40 sports Rare Jensen Body 8 $11,600.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
1962  MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 1962 MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 12 $11,500.00
1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 12 $1,000.00
"BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA Hotrod "BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA Hotrod 8 $2,950.00
"BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA "BARN FIND" 1947 Austin Sheerline 125 GREAT PATINA 8 $3,250.00
AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION 12 $3,000.00
Austin A30 Racecar Austin A30 Racecar 12 $14,500.00
1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 6 $3,350.00
1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Sports Convertible 1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Sports Convertible 9 $35,000.00
1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 12 $1,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
1962  MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 1962 MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 12 $11,500.00
AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION 12 $3,000.00
1965 austin healey sprite mk 3,with hard top,soft top,wind up wndws, runs nice 1965 austin healey sprite mk 3,with hard top,soft top,wind up wndws, runs nice 12 $8,500.00
1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 1970 Austin Mk2 Utility 6 $3,600.00
Austin 4 door sedan A70 - possibly 1953 model - Hereford style Austin 4 door sedan A70 - possibly 1953 model - Hereford style 12 $1,000.00
Austin 7  1929 Chummy Austin 7 1929 Chummy 11 $4,050.00
1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 12 $1,000.00
AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION 12 $3,000.00
1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 12 $3,900.00
Austin Healey Sprite 64 MKIII Austin Healey Sprite 64 MKIII 12 $8,500.00
1965 austin healey sprite mk 3,with hard top,soft top,wind up wndws, runs nice 1965 austin healey sprite mk 3,with hard top,soft top,wind up wndws, runs nice 12 $8,500.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION AUSTIN 1800 SALOON BMC SEDAN LAND CRAB ORIGINAL SURVIVOR CONDITION 12 $2,800.00
1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 1966 Austin 2 tone Truck 12 $1,500.00
1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 12 $3,900.00
austin a40 austin a40 12 $10,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
1970 Austin 1800 car drives well for it's age suit restoration 6/1970 1970 Austin 1800 car drives well for it's age suit restoration 6/1970 12 $1,000.00
Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe 12 $5,250.00
1935 AUSTIN 10/4 LITCHFIELD SEDAN, HOLDEN BODIED, GREAT CONDITION 1935 AUSTIN 10/4 LITCHFIELD SEDAN, HOLDEN BODIED, GREAT CONDITION 10 $6,300.00
1962  MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 1962 MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 12 $6,854.00
1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 12 $3,900.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe 12 $5,750.00
1962  MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 1962 MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 12 $5,100.00
1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 1976 AUSTIN ALLEGRO Super 1300 4-spd Manual - Cult British Compact 12 $3,900.00
1958 Austin Lancer 1958 Austin Lancer 12 $4,000.00
Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe Austin Atlantic A90 Coupe 12 $6,200.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin Lancer Series I (1958) Austin Lancer Series I (1958) 12 $500.00
Austin Healey Sprite Mk2 1962 Austin Healey Sprite Mk2 1962 7 $5,800.00
1987 Austin Mini Metro 1275cc Hatch. Drives like a Mini & has the same motor. 1987 Austin Mini Metro 1275cc Hatch. Drives like a Mini & has the same motor. 12 $4,500.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite - Buy the parts and get the car for FREE 1960 Austin Healey Sprite - Buy the parts and get the car for FREE 12 $8,000.00
1930/31 Austin 7 tourer 1930/31 Austin 7 tourer 10 $4,501.00
1987 Austin Mini Metro 1275cc Hatch. Drives like a Mini & has the same motor. 1987 Austin Mini Metro 1275cc Hatch. Drives like a Mini & has the same motor. 12 $4,500.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $75,000.00
1962  MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 1962 MK2 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE 12 $5,701.00
austin austin 11 $5,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin A95, Restore, Project, Hotrod , Ratrod, 2 cars Austin A95, Restore, Project, Hotrod , Ratrod, 2 cars 12 $800.00
Austin A125 Sheerline 1948 Austin A125 Sheerline 1948 12 $5,000.00
Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe 10 $8,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe 10 $9,000.00
Austin A40 Somerset 1953 Austin A40 Somerset 1953 11 $750.00
Austin 7 1929 vintage car Austin 7 1929 vintage car 7 $14,500.00
Austin Healey Sprite MK I Austin Healey Sprite MK I 6 $22,325.00
Austin A125 Sheerline Saloon 1947 selling as a restorer pair Austin A125 Sheerline Saloon 1947 selling as a restorer pair 3 $4,000.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe 10 $9,000.00
Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe Austin A90 Atlantic Coupe 10 $9,000.00
Ford 0 $2,999.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin A125 Sheerline 1948 in VIC Austin A125 Sheerline 1948 in VIC 12 $6,500.00
Austin 8 Sedan 1947 With Books Very Very Neat 42 000 Miles in VIC Austin 8 Sedan 1947 With Books Very Very Neat 42 000 Miles in VIC 2 $12,000.00
Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW 6 $5,500.00
HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev 11 $85,000.00
Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW 6 $5,500.00
Austin Healey Sprite MK I in VIC Austin Healey Sprite MK I in VIC 6 $25,000.00
Austin A30 1953 4 in NSW Austin A30 1953 4 in NSW 12 $4,300.00
HOT ROD  BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV HOT ROD BLOWN BIG BLOCK CHEV 11 $85,000.00
Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW 6 $5,500.00
Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW Austin Seven Original 1934 Tourer Austin 7 in NSW 6 $5,500.00
HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev 11 $85,000.00
1981 AUSTIN ALLEGRO HLS 1.5 OHC Twin-Carb 5-spd Manual - Sporty British Compact 1981 AUSTIN ALLEGRO HLS 1.5 OHC Twin-Carb 5-spd Manual - Sporty British Compact 12 $1,650.00
Austin A40 Utility in QLD Austin A40 Utility in QLD 5 $1,530.00
Rare C1960 Austin Estate Cambridge A60 Station Wagon Ideal Restorer Rare Retro Rare C1960 Austin Estate Cambridge A60 Station Wagon Ideal Restorer Rare Retro 8 $499.99
1981 Austin Allegro HLS 1 5 OHC Twin Carb 5 SPD Manual Sporty British Compact in NSW 1981 Austin Allegro HLS 1 5 OHC Twin Carb 5 SPD Manual Sporty British Compact in NSW 12 $1,650.00
HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev HOT ROD Blown BIG Block Chev 11 $85,000.00