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Austin-Healey History

History

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

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Austin-Healey

Austin-Healey - the automobile of mark, which acted in the 1953-1971 years. In fact, Austin-Healey is not a separate company, but is a joint project of the British Motor Company and designer-designer Donald Healey. Specialized Austin-Healey purely on the issue of a sports car. Interestingly, the British Motor Company at the time of its prosperity has already been engaged in the creation of sports cars, but for some reason drawings were pushed to the back burner. The creation of brand of the Austin-Healey was an excellent occasion to get them off the shelves and significantly reworked.





The first series of the car has received the name of the Austin-Healey BN1. Machine is equipped with 4-cylinder engine with a capacity of 90 horsepower, had a 3-speed manual transmission and drum brakes on 4 wheels. The first series of sports cars Austin-Healey is comprised of 10 000 copies. Series Austin-Healey BN2 brought to market in 1956, and motor vehicle acquired advanced carburetor, which allowed to squeeze the already 110 horsepower. This series Austin-Healey is also reinforced suspension.





Another model Austin-Healey 100-6 appeared in 1956 with a 6-cylinder engine, vypuskavshayasya since 1958, also in 2-local variation. Maximum speed of this machine amounted to 170 km/hour. It replaced the Austin-Healey 3000 in 1959, apart, however, from the 100-6 does not enjoy. However, it is with this model began to use the code Mark I, when in 1961, have developed an improved version of the 3000 Mk II.





The first successor of the Austin Seven, proizvodivshimsya BMC before the war, became a small sports car Austin-Healey Spritebecause of its unusual design gained a nickname В«theFrogeyeВ». Liter engine Austin-Healey Sprite with a capacity of just 43 horsepower allowed the car to develop speed of 134 km/hour. Version of the Mk II began to look less eccentric headlights were close to the fashion of the time, but the engine power increased to 56 horsepower.





The production of cars Austin-Healey has been completely stopped due to lack of demand on them already in 1971. This is probably due to the long downtime in the field of creation of new models of sports cars, as well as to the absence of "heirs" in all cars, issued initially.



The brand is known for its miniature В«glazastymiВ» coupe Sprite.

Find the car of the brand on the British auction is extremely difficult, but possible. The prices can be very different, depending on the machine status and ending with its В«historyВ». Austin Healey the beginning of 60th years will cost at least 30 thousand pounds.

Austin-Healey cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Austin-Healey cars offered in listings in the United States:

1961 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 1961 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 13 $US $5,000.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 1964 Austin Healey 3000 10 $US $35,000.00
1965 Austin Healey Sprite 1965 Austin Healey Sprite 5 $US $8,500.00
1967 Austin Healey 3000 1967 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $32,067.00
1959 Austin Healey Other 1959 Austin Healey Other 21 $US $7,001.00
1962 Austin Healey Sebring -- 1962 Austin Healey Sebring -- 12 $43,995.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 4 $31,995.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 1964 Austin Healey 3000 4 $19,995.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 Saxon 1961 Austin Healey 3000 Saxon 21 $US $8,600.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite BUGEYE 1960 Austin Healey Sprite BUGEYE 10 $US $8,100.00
1962 Austin Healey OtherSPECO CV 1962 Austin Healey OtherSPECO CV 14 $US $4,034.00
1966 Austin Healey 3000 1966 Austin Healey 3000 11 $US $38,400.00
1957 Austin Healey 100-6 BN4 1957 Austin Healey 100-6 BN4 5 $US $8,200.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 Mk II Convertible 2+2 (BJ7) 1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 Mk II Convertible 2+2 (BJ7) 12 $US $22,500.00
Austin Healey: Other Austin Healey: Other 12 $C $520.00
Austin Healey: Other Austin Healey: Other 3 $C $4.25
Austin Healey: Other Austin Healey: Other 4 $C $207.50
Austin Healey: BN-2 Austin Healey: BN-2 6 $C $51.00
1957 Austin 1957 Austin 9 $US $30,100.00
1967 Austin Healey 3000 ONLY 44K MILES - ULTRA ORIGINAL 1967 Austin Healey 3000 ONLY 44K MILES - ULTRA ORIGINAL 12 $62,481.00
1964 Austin Healey Sprite Mark II 1964 Austin Healey Sprite Mark II 21 $17,975.00
1959 Austin Healey Sprite 1959 Austin Healey Sprite 10 $US $6,756.00
1962 Austin Healey Sprite 1962 Austin Healey Sprite 21 $US $7,300.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 BT7 1962 Austin Healey 3000 BT7 4 $79,999.00
1955 Austin Healey Other 1955 Austin Healey Other 21 $US $5,605.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 1961 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $28,925.00
1959 Austin Healey Sprite 1959 Austin Healey Sprite 21 $2,150.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 1960 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 21 $12,994.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 1965 Austin Healey 3000 21 $89,000.00
1959 Austin Healey 100/6 BN6 1959 Austin Healey 100/6 BN6 21 $US $45,000.00
1966 Replica/Kit Makes 1966 Replica/Kit Makes 19 $US $4,001.00
1960 Austin Healey BugEye Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 1960 Austin Healey BugEye Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 12 $1,999.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 4 $31,995.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 1964 Austin Healey 3000 4 $19,995.00
1961 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 1961 Austin Healey Sprite Bugeye 13 $US $4,150.00
1964 Austin Healey Other 1964 Austin Healey Other 10 $59,900.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite 1960 Austin Healey Sprite 11 $17,900.00
1967 Austin Healey Sprite 1967 Austin Healey Sprite 12 $3,150.00
1960 Austin Healey 3000 3000 BN7 (MK 1) 1960 Austin Healey 3000 3000 BN7 (MK 1) 21 $49,500.00
1955 Austin-Healey 100-4 1955 Austin-Healey 100-4 12 $19,500.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 Saxon 1961 Austin Healey 3000 Saxon 21 $US $6,680.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite BUGEYE 1960 Austin Healey Sprite BUGEYE 8 $US $6,100.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 MK ii BJ7 2+2 1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 MK ii BJ7 2+2 21 $45,500.00
1969 Austin Healey Other Sprite 1969 Austin Healey Other Sprite 16 $US $1,860.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 MKIII BJ8 1965 Austin Healey 3000 MKIII BJ8 9 $87,000.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 1961 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $13,150.00
1960 Austin Healey BugEye Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 1960 Austin Healey BugEye Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 12 $1,999.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 MK1 Parts Car or Restoration 1961 Austin Healey 3000 MK1 Parts Car or Restoration 12 $4,999.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 MK2 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 1962 Austin Healey 3000 MK2 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 12 $3,999.00
1958 Austin Healey 100-6 Nasty Boy 1958 Austin Healey 100-6 Nasty Boy 12 $38,595.00
1967 Austin-Healey 3000 1967 Austin-Healey 3000 12 $19,950.00
1957 Austin 1957 Austin 4 $39,900.00
1959 Austin Healey 3000 1959 Austin Healey 3000 11 $US $52,000.00
1962 Austin Healey Sprite 1962 Austin Healey Sprite 10 $6,500.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 1963 Austin Healey 3000 9 $US $35,000.00
1955 Austin Healey Other 1955 Austin Healey Other 21 $5,200.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 Mark I BT7 -- 1961 Austin Healey 3000 Mark I BT7 -- 12 $60,000.00
1956 Austin Healey 100M 1956 Austin Healey 100M 21 $219,900.00
1962 Austin Healey SEBRING SEBRING 1962 Austin Healey SEBRING SEBRING 21 $25,000.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 1962 Austin Healey 3000 9 $40,000.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 1960 Austin Healey Sprite Chassis only/No front Suspension 17 $1,999.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 Parts Car or Restoration 1961 Austin Healey 3000 Parts Car or Restoration 21 $4,999.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 1962 Austin Healey 3000 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 15 $3,999.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 1965 Austin Healey 3000 Restoration or Parts Vehicle 21 $3,999.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 4 $31,995.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 1964 Austin Healey 3000 4 $19,995.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 1965 Austin Healey 3000 21 $89,000.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 3000 BT7 1961 Austin Healey 3000 3000 BT7 21 $US $10,900.00
1960 Austin Healey 3000 2+2 BT7  Mark I 1960 Austin Healey 3000 2+2 BT7 Mark I 21 $US $58,000.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 1962 Austin Healey 3000 17 $US $26,600.00
1959 Austin Healey 3000 1959 Austin Healey 3000 11 $US $52,000.00
1960 Austin Healey 3000 1960 Austin Healey 3000 12 $35,000.00
1967 Austin Healey 3000 ONLY 44K MILES - ULTRA ORIGINAL 1967 Austin Healey 3000 ONLY 44K MILES - ULTRA ORIGINAL 21 $62,481.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 MK ii BJ7 2+2 1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 MK ii BJ7 2+2 21 $45,500.00
1961 Austin Healey Sprite 1961 Austin Healey Sprite 12 $US $2,550.00
1959 Austin Healey Sprite 1959 Austin Healey Sprite 13 $12,000.00
1961 Austin Healey Sprite 1961 Austin Healey Sprite 21 $7,200.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 1965 Austin Healey 3000 6 $US $26,100.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 Mk II Convertible 2+2 (BJ7) 1963 Austin Healey 3000 3000 Mk II Convertible 2+2 (BJ7) 12 $54,900.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 Mark II 1964 Austin Healey 3000 Mark II 21 $59,995.00
1962 Austin Healey Sprite 1962 Austin Healey Sprite 10 $6,500.00
1956 Austin Healey 100M 1956 Austin Healey 100M 21 $219,900.00
1955 Austin Healey 100-4 BN1 1955 Austin Healey 100-4 BN1 21 $US $50,000.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 1965 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $24,806.00
1956 Austin Healey Other 1956 Austin Healey Other 16 $US $26,600.00
1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 1963 Austin Healey 3000 Mark III Replica 4 $31,995.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 1964 Austin Healey 3000 4 $19,995.00
1959 Austin-Healey 100-6 1959 Austin-Healey 100-6 12 $25,750.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite 1960 Austin Healey Sprite 21 $US $12,500.00
1967 Austin Healey Sebring 1967 Austin Healey Sebring 16 $19,500.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 MKII Ti-Carb 2+2 Beautifully Restored 1961 Austin Healey 3000 MKII Ti-Carb 2+2 Beautifully Restored 1 $US $25,100.00
1964 Austin Healey 3000 BJ8 MKIII 1964 Austin Healey 3000 BJ8 MKIII 12 $69,000.00
1954 Austin Healey Other 1954 Austin Healey Other 21 $7,500.00
1962 Replica/Kit Makes Austin Healey Sebring Reproduction 1962 Replica/Kit Makes Austin Healey Sebring Reproduction 1 $22,900.00
1959 Austin Healey Sprite 1959 Austin Healey Sprite 13 $US $10,100.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 True Roaster 1961 Austin Healey 3000 True Roaster 12 $51,500.00
1965 Austin Healey 3000 1965 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $50,000.00
1967 Austin Healey 3000 1967 Austin Healey 3000 19 $US $30,100.00
1966 Austin Healey 3000 1966 Austin Healey 3000 21 $US $26,766.66
1961 Austin-Healey 3000 1961 Austin-Healey 3000 12 $24,750.00