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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.

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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:

Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW 8 $25,000.00
A Striking Austin Morris Mini 850 Super Known as Mini ‘Electric Blue’. A Striking Austin Morris Mini 850 Super Known as Mini ‘Electric Blue’. 20 £4,995.00
Austin Mini Mayfair Austin Mini Mayfair 15 £3,995.00
Austin Mini 1000 City e Auto Austin Mini 1000 City e Auto 10 £4,495.00
Austin A40 1950 Model in Galston, NSW Austin A40 1950 Model in Galston, NSW 12 $5,500.00
Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW 8 $25,000.00
London Black CAB NO Reserve London Black CAB NO Reserve 12 $29,000.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
Morris J VAN Austin Commer Thames Bread VAN Barn Find Rare in Bayswater, VIC Morris J VAN Austin Commer Thames Bread VAN Barn Find Rare in Bayswater, VIC 6 $1,125.00
NOW SOLD - LOOKING FOR SIMILAR STOCK!! 1967 Austin HEALEY 3000 MK111 BJ8 NOW SOLD - LOOKING FOR SIMILAR STOCK!! 1967 Austin HEALEY 3000 MK111 BJ8 18 £29,995.00
1967 Austin Mini Mk1 Super De Luxe - 29k Miles From New - Totally Original 1967 Austin Mini Mk1 Super De Luxe - 29k Miles From New - Totally Original 20 £8,750.00
Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW 8 $25,000.00
Austin in Braidwood, NSW Austin in Braidwood, NSW 6 $3,000.00
1951 Austin A70 Pick-Up 1951 Austin A70 Pick-Up 2 £8,000.00
1933 Austin London Taxi Landaulette 1933 Austin London Taxi Landaulette 9 £22,250.00
1930 Austin Seven Swallow 1930 Austin Seven Swallow 6 £8,000.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
Austin Lancer Runs Good Resto OR Parts Morris 1960 1959 1958 BMC Major Elite in Miners Rest, VIC Austin Lancer Runs Good Resto OR Parts Morris 1960 1959 1958 BMC Major Elite in Miners Rest, VIC 8 $100.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW Austin Princess Vanden Plas Limousine in Baulkham Hills, NSW 8 $25,000.00
1947 Austin A40 Devon in Warners Bay, NSW 1947 Austin A40 Devon in Warners Bay, NSW 11 $4,800.00
1938 Austin 12 Ascot, twin rear window 1938 Austin 12 Ascot, twin rear window 17 £7,950.00
1947 Austin A40 Devon in Warners Bay, NSW 1947 Austin A40 Devon in Warners Bay, NSW 11 $4,800.00
Fabulous Mk1 Austin Mini-Cooper Converted to Cooper ‘S’ Specification when New Fabulous Mk1 Austin Mini-Cooper Converted to Cooper ‘S’ Specification when New 20 £14,995.00
Austin Mini Pick UP Morris Cooper S Clubman Utility Austin Mini Pick UP Morris Cooper S Clubman Utility 11 $3,300.00
AUSTIN MINI VAN, 1970, 998CC, 2 OWNER,HISTORY,ONLY 69000M, 6M RESTORATION AUSTIN MINI VAN, 1970, 998CC, 2 OWNER,HISTORY,ONLY 69000M, 6M RESTORATION 9 £8,995.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
Austin Healy Sprite 1963 MK3 Project Restoration Austin Healy Sprite 1963 MK3 Project Restoration 12 $2,400.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
AUSTIN MORRIS JU250 HEARTBEAT POLICE VAN AUSTIN MORRIS JU250 HEARTBEAT POLICE VAN 12 £11,995.00
1930 1940'S Austin Truck Parts Project in Bathurst, NSW 1930 1940'S Austin Truck Parts Project in Bathurst, NSW 12 $600.00
1959 Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite 1959 Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite 3 £14,995.00
FOR SALE: Leyland Mini 95L Pick-up FOR SALE: Leyland Mini 95L Pick-up 10 £9,995.00
1955 Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 1955 Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 18 £52,000.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
AUSTIN 1800 MK2 LONDON TO SYDNEY MARATHON CAR. AUSTIN 1800 MK2 LONDON TO SYDNEY MARATHON CAR. 20 £1,000,000.00
1930 1940'S Austin Truck Parts Project in Bathurst, NSW 1930 1940'S Austin Truck Parts Project in Bathurst, NSW 12 $600.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
Donald Healey Visit 1977 Copper Plaque Donald Healey Visit 1977 Copper Plaque 2 $500.00
Austin A30 1953 AS3 Austin A30 1953 AS3 12 $3,500.00
Austin 10 For restoration very genuine old car never been tampered with complete Austin 10 For restoration very genuine old car never been tampered with complete 7 £3,500.00
Austin Healey 100-4 BN2 Austin Healey 100-4 BN2 5 £15,000.00
FOR SALE: British Leyland Mini Pick-up FOR SALE: British Leyland Mini Pick-up 11 £13,995.00
FOR SALE: Austin Seven Quarter Ton Van FOR SALE: Austin Seven Quarter Ton Van 11 £16,995.00
Austin Allegro 1.3 HL Auto -- 11k - 1 Owner -- Austin Allegro 1.3 HL Auto -- 11k - 1 Owner -- 6 £3,950.00
1975 Austin Mini Zcars Conversion 1975 Austin Mini Zcars Conversion 5 £11,000.00
MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING MINI MAYFAIR 1988 COVERED ONLY 49,000 MILES FROM NEW - STUNNING 20 £4,995.00
AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE RED 1275CC 1971 AUSTIN HEALEY SPRITE RED 1275CC 1971 4 £5,995.00
AUSTIN 1800 LANDCRAB SALOON - RESTORED CAR WITH 2 OWNERS !! AUSTIN 1800 LANDCRAB SALOON - RESTORED CAR WITH 2 OWNERS !! 6 £3,995.00
Austin A30 1953 AS3 in Oatlands, TAS Austin A30 1953 AS3 in Oatlands, TAS 12 $3,500.00
Austin Allegro 1.3 HL Auto -- 11k - 1 Owner -- Austin Allegro 1.3 HL Auto -- 11k - 1 Owner -- 6 £4,750.00
AUSTIN A40 SOMERSET SALOON - BEAUTIFUL CAR AUSTIN A40 SOMERSET SALOON - BEAUTIFUL CAR 6 £4,350.00
1982 Austin Mini Mayfair HL 1982 Austin Mini Mayfair HL 3 £4,000.00
1933 Austin London Taxi Landaulette 1933 Austin London Taxi Landaulette 9 £22,250.00
1979 Mini pickup 1979 Mini pickup 9 £3,995.00
Austin A30 Countryman 56 not Van Austin A30 Countryman 56 not Van 10 £15,450.00
Austin A30 1953 AS3 in Oatlands, TAS Austin A30 1953 AS3 in Oatlands, TAS 11 $3,500.00
Austin Princess British Coachworks - Made In England Austin Princess British Coachworks - Made In England 1 $34,999.00
Austin Healey 100/4 BN2 Austin Healey 100/4 BN2 14 £57,500.00
Austin Healey 3000 MK 2A Austin Healey 3000 MK 2A 13 £59,950.00
Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 4 $2,500.00
Trades Considered Financing Available $571 per month Trades Considered Financing Available $571 per month 4 $59,900.00
1969 Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body + PARTS 1969 Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body + PARTS 12 $12,500.00
1989 Austin Mini City E in Diamond White 1989 Austin Mini City E in Diamond White 9 £4,295.00
AUSTIN BANTAM 1934 2 DOOR AUSTIN BANTAM 1934 2 DOOR 12 $633.00
Austin A40 Pickup 1948 Chev Austin A40 Pickup 1948 Chev 6 $15,000.00
Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 4 $2,500.00
Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 RHD Fully Restored – Available soon -- Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 RHD Fully Restored – Available soon -- 16 £64,995.00
Austin 1800 MK2 in Trentham, VIC Austin 1800 MK2 in Trentham, VIC 8 $305.00
Austin Healey 3000 BJ7 MK2, 1963 100-6 100-4 BJ8 Austin Healey 3000 BJ7 MK2, 1963 100-6 100-4 BJ8 17 £44,995.00
Austin 7 Seven Sports Racing special Austin 7 Seven Sports Racing special 5 £9,500.00
Austin Austin Healey MK II 3000 Austin Austin Healey MK II 3000 5 £8,000.00
Austin A40 Pickup 1948 Chev Austin A40 Pickup 1948 Chev 6 $18,000.00
Restored: British Motor Corp, Build your dream car! Restored: British Motor Corp, Build your dream car! 12 $95,000.00
Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 4 $2,500.00
1990 Austin Mini 998 CLASSIC FULLY REBUILT AND RESTORED BUMBLE BEE 1990 Austin Mini 998 CLASSIC FULLY REBUILT AND RESTORED BUMBLE BEE 4 £3,990.00
Classic London Taxi Cab Austin FX4 Classic London Taxi Cab Austin FX4 12 $15,000.00
1969 Original Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body 1969 Original Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body 12 $13,000.00
1964 Austin HEALEY 3000 MK3 BJ8 - Original UK Car - Beautiful Example 1964 Austin HEALEY 3000 MK3 BJ8 - Original UK Car - Beautiful Example 19 £44,999.00
Austin Seven Special Austin Seven Special 11 £6,900.00
Austin Seven Austin Seven 12 £4,900.00
Austin 7 Seven SportsRacing Special Austin 7 Seven SportsRacing Special 5 £9,500.00
Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 Austin Princess VAN DEN Plas 1961 4 $2,500.00
Austin Mini mayfair 1987/D Automatic only 28000 miles from new Austin Mini mayfair 1987/D Automatic only 28000 miles from new 7 £3,495.00
Austin Seven Ruby with interesting history,in great condition Austin Seven Ruby with interesting history,in great condition 18 £8,750.00
1959 Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite 948cc - LEFT HAND DRIVE - ALL STEEL CAR 1959 Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite 948cc - LEFT HAND DRIVE - ALL STEEL CAR 17 £12,999.00
1950'S Austin Loadstar Truck Excellent Example Runs Drives Perfect Project in Tongala, VIC 1950'S Austin Loadstar Truck Excellent Example Runs Drives Perfect Project in Tongala, VIC 12 $2,000.00
1969 Original Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body 1969 Original Austin Mini w/1976 Mark III Re-Body 12 $15,000.00
FUEL ALTERED replica FUEL ALTERED replica 11 $7,500.00
austin morris estate tin wagon austin morris estate tin wagon 6 $8,999.00
AUSTIN MINI VAN, 1970, 998CC, 2 OWNER,HISTORY,ONLY 69000M, 6M RESTORATION AUSTIN MINI VAN, 1970, 998CC, 2 OWNER,HISTORY,ONLY 69000M, 6M RESTORATION 9 £8,995.00
Austin HEALEY SPRITE Austin HEALEY SPRITE 9 £13,995.00
Austin HEALEY SPRITE Austin HEALEY SPRITE 8 £6,495.00
AUSTIN ALLEGRO 1.3 ESTATE AUSTIN ALLEGRO 1.3 ESTATE 18 £5,250.00
Austin Tasman 76 6 CYL Does NOT GO Unreg in Tamworth, NSW Austin Tasman 76 6 CYL Does NOT GO Unreg in Tamworth, NSW 10 $300.00
1955 Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 RHD, Fully Restored, Matching Numbers 1955 Austin Healey 100/4 BN1 RHD, Fully Restored, Matching Numbers 17 £58,995.00
Austin Morris 1000 6 CWT VAN Austin Morris 1000 6 CWT VAN 9 £4,995.00
1938 AUSTIN BIG SEVEN 1938 AUSTIN BIG SEVEN 6 £8,995.00
MINI CONVERTIBLE STUNNING BLUE 1978 NUT AND BOLT RESTORATION CLASSIC MINI CONVERTIBLE STUNNING BLUE 1978 NUT AND BOLT RESTORATION CLASSIC 10 £6,295.00