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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:

1962 Morris Major Elite Original Condition NOT MG Austin Triumph 1962 Morris Major Elite Original Condition NOT MG Austin Triumph 10 $6,999.00
1988 Austin Rover Mini Red Hot 1300cc and 1”1/2 twin SU carbs 1988 Austin Rover Mini Red Hot 1300cc and 1”1/2 twin SU carbs 20 £6,995.00
Austin Healy SPRITE 1298cc convertible, MG , Rare to find ! Austin Healy SPRITE 1298cc convertible, MG , Rare to find ! 15 £4,495.00
Austin Model 10 1932 Tax And Mot Exempt With Original Picnic Box 2 Owners Austin Model 10 1932 Tax And Mot Exempt With Original Picnic Box 2 Owners 14 £9,995.00
Austin A70 Hereford Sedan Austin A70 Hereford Sedan 10 $4,000.00
Austin Mini Woody Austin Mini Woody 12 $15,199.00
Older Restoration in Excellent Condition Older Restoration in Excellent Condition 12 $29,901.00
Austin 16 Austin 16 20 £14,995.00
Austin Mini MK1 1966 Austin Mini MK1 1966 11 £6,000.00
Austin A40 Countryman Panelvan 1950 Rare Classic CAR Austin A40 Countryman Panelvan 1950 Rare Classic CAR 11 $910.00
1960 Austin Healey 3000 Mk1 - Fully Rebuilt & Upgraded to Fast Road Spec 1960 Austin Healey 3000 Mk1 - Fully Rebuilt & Upgraded to Fast Road Spec 14 £44,995.00
Austin Healey Sprite 1970 Austin Healey Sprite 1970 16 £3,750.00
AUSTIN A40 SOMERSET - EXCELLENT CAR - FULLY RE-TRIMMED !! AUSTIN A40 SOMERSET - EXCELLENT CAR - FULLY RE-TRIMMED !! 6 £5,495.00
1961 Austin Healey 3000 Mar 2. Original unrestored. 1961 Austin Healey 3000 Mar 2. Original unrestored. 20 £64,000.00
AUSTIN MORRIS JU250 HEARTBEAT POLICE VAN AUSTIN MORRIS JU250 HEARTBEAT POLICE VAN 20 £12,500.00
Austin A30 Countryman 56 Austin A30 Countryman 56 10 £15,000.00
AUSTIN HEALEY frogeye 1958 nut and bolt restoration AUSTIN HEALEY frogeye 1958 nut and bolt restoration 9 £16,995.00
Austin A40 Body Restore OR Great Base FOR HOT ROD in Armidale, NSW Austin A40 Body Restore OR Great Base FOR HOT ROD in Armidale, NSW 11 $100.00
Rust in usual places,  Plain MINI perfect for RESTO Rust in usual places, Plain MINI perfect for RESTO 7 $5,500.00
Rover, Morris, Vintage Rover, Morris, Vintage 12 $15,400.00
"Barn Find" Austin A40 Devon Sedan Restore Hotrod Ratrod NO Rust in Eagleby, QLD "Barn Find" Austin A40 Devon Sedan Restore Hotrod Ratrod NO Rust in Eagleby, QLD 13 $1,450.00
Bugeye or Frogeye Sprite Amazing Nut & Bolt Restoration 1275cc, 5 spd, Hardtop! Bugeye or Frogeye Sprite Amazing Nut & Bolt Restoration 1275cc, 5 spd, Hardtop! 12 $29,500.00
1967 austin america 1967 austin america 11 $1,800.00
Very Handsome Unrestored Healey Very Handsome Unrestored Healey 12 $42,000.00
Genuine Cooper S with 5 Speed Genuine Cooper S with 5 Speed 12 $20,100.00
1979 Austin Mini Clubman Cooper Retro Vintage Trade-In Financing Trades Welcome! 1979 Austin Mini Clubman Cooper Retro Vintage Trade-In Financing Trades Welcome! 12 $13,999.00
1964 Austin Mini Countryman Woody 1964 Austin Mini Countryman Woody 12 $10,100.00
1948 Austin street rod,rat,rod gasser project 1948 Austin street rod,rat,rod gasser project 12 $3,900.00
Brilliant 1967 Austin Healey 3000 MKIII BJ8 Brilliant 1967 Austin Healey 3000 MKIII BJ8 13 $35,000.00
Austin 1800 1966 4D Sedan 4 SP Manual 1 8L Carb Landcrab 1 Owner Austin 1800 1966 4D Sedan 4 SP Manual 1 8L Carb Landcrab 1 Owner 12 $810.00
Austin Mini Cooper S Turbo 1969 Austin Mini Cooper S Turbo 1969 12 £6,500.00
1930 Austin American Bantam Roadster 1930 Austin American Bantam Roadster 8 $800.00
1955 Austin Healey 100 1955 Austin Healey 100 11 $52,500.00
1980 RHD Classic Austin Mini RARE Mini Van Wagon with 998cc manual 1980 RHD Classic Austin Mini RARE Mini Van Wagon with 998cc manual 7 $8,500.00
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
1986 Austin Mini (Candy Apple Green) 1986 Austin Mini (Candy Apple Green) 7 £3,750.00
1979 Austin Mini Van in Blue 1979 Austin Mini Van in Blue 14 £7,495.00
Austin Healey 3000 MK 2A Austin Healey 3000 MK 2A 13 £59,950.00
Austin Healey 3000 MK 3 Austin Healey 3000 MK 3 12 £52,500.00
Austin 7 Box Saloon, in show condition Austin 7 Box Saloon, in show condition 2 £5,225.00
1960 AUSTIN Mini Seven (concours) 1960 AUSTIN Mini Seven (concours) 5 £15,750.00
1963 CLASSIC AUSTIN MINI SUPER DELUX BLUE / WHITE 1 FORMER KEEPER 1963 CLASSIC AUSTIN MINI SUPER DELUX BLUE / WHITE 1 FORMER KEEPER 2 £7,250.00
1962 Classic Show Winning Mini Van 1962 Classic Show Winning Mini Van 11 £25,500.00
1936 AUSTIN SEVEN RUBY Mk ll Saloon Type ARR 1936 AUSTIN SEVEN RUBY Mk ll Saloon Type ARR 12 £8,950.00
Austin 1800 in Ecklin South, VIC Austin 1800 in Ecklin South, VIC 3 $300.00
AUSTIN MINI MOKE BUILT 1965 REGISTERED 1966 AUSTIN MINI MOKE BUILT 1965 REGISTERED 1966 12 £19,500.00
AUSTIN SEVEN BLACK/MAROON AUSTIN SEVEN BLACK/MAROON 7 £5,995.00
1980 Austin Mini Pickup in Sandglow 1980 Austin Mini Pickup in Sandglow 20 £12,995.00
1979 Austin Mini Pickup in White 1979 Austin Mini Pickup in White 18 £12,995.00
1988 Austin Mini Advantage in White with only 201 miles from new 1988 Austin Mini Advantage in White with only 201 miles from new 19 £12,995.00
G981 HRP G981 HRP 8 £5,600.00
1979 MGB ROADSTER WITH SOFT TOP MANY EXTRA PARTS - AUSTIN TEXAS 1979 MGB ROADSTER WITH SOFT TOP MANY EXTRA PARTS - AUSTIN TEXAS 7 $3,800.00
1965 Austin Healey Sprite 1965 Austin Healey Sprite 4 $1,500.00
1960 mini minor austin mini morris 1960 mini minor austin mini morris 9 $8,000.00
1977 Austin Mini Clubman 1977 Austin Mini Clubman 5 $510.00
1967 Austin-Healey 3000 MK III 1967 Austin-Healey 3000 MK III 12 $53,000.00
AUSTIN HEALEY 100/4 BN1 AUSTIN HEALEY 100/4 BN1 12 £15,100.00
1938 Austin 10 pick up 1938 Austin 10 pick up 7 £4,200.00
1953 AUSTIN DEVON PICK-UP FULLY RESTORED 1953 AUSTIN DEVON PICK-UP FULLY RESTORED 1 £14,995.00
Austin 7 Seven Sports Special Austin 7 Seven Sports Special 12 £6,100.00
1972 classic mini clubman 1275gt fresh 1310 engine11 months MOT free tax rag top 1972 classic mini clubman 1275gt fresh 1310 engine11 months MOT free tax rag top 12 £6,995.00
1932 BANTAM 32 AMERICAN AUSTIN BANTAM rat street hot rod ford altered dragster 1932 BANTAM 32 AMERICAN AUSTIN BANTAM rat street hot rod ford altered dragster 4 $5,000.00
1960 Nash Metropolitan CONVERTIBLE Last Series 1500cc Austin 3 Speed Trans CLEAN 1960 Nash Metropolitan CONVERTIBLE Last Series 1500cc Austin 3 Speed Trans CLEAN 12 $13,000.00
1961 AUSTIN HEALEY 3000 BN7 - an Exceptional Rally Car Replica! 1961 AUSTIN HEALEY 3000 BN7 - an Exceptional Rally Car Replica! 9 $80,000.00
1964 Austin Healey Sprite Convertible, complete and very solid, easy resto job! 1964 Austin Healey Sprite Convertible, complete and very solid, easy resto job! 9 $500.00
1935 Austin 10 4 Lichfield 1935 Austin 10 4 Lichfield 8 £4,900.00
AUSTIN MINI 1000 GREEN AUSTIN MINI 1000 GREEN 12 £6,500.00
Austin A40 Devon Sedan Restore Hotrod Ratrod NO Rust in Eagleby, QLD Austin A40 Devon Sedan Restore Hotrod Ratrod NO Rust in Eagleby, QLD 13 $1,200.00
Austin Van Austin Van 11 £5,599.00
Austin Seven 7 Chummy Austin Seven 7 Chummy 10 £7,200.00
Austin Healey Sprite. 1961. very early MK2. Historic Rally Car. Austin Healey Sprite. 1961. very early MK2. Historic Rally Car. 10 £8,000.00
Austin A55 A55 Light Van PETROL MANUAL 1959/0 Austin A55 A55 Light Van PETROL MANUAL 1959/0 13 £6,595.00
CLASSIC 1989 AUSTIN MINI THIRTY 30 CHERRY RED. ENTHUSIAST OWNED. SUPERB CLASSIC 1989 AUSTIN MINI THIRTY 30 CHERRY RED. ENTHUSIAST OWNED. SUPERB 10 £4,500.00
Austin Mini Clubman. Only 41,000 Miles From New Austin Mini Clubman. Only 41,000 Miles From New 20 £6,495.00
1965 AUSTIN MINI RED 1965 AUSTIN MINI RED 6 £7,700.00
Austin Mini COOPER S 1275cc 1 OWMER Austin Mini COOPER S 1275cc 1 OWMER 7 £9,600.00
1968 Austin Mini Cooper MKII 998cc 1968 Austin Mini Cooper MKII 998cc 12 $10,600.00
1965 Vanden Plas Princess 1965 Vanden Plas Princess 1 $11,995.00
AUSTIN A30 SEVEN VAN (1955) AV4 SORRY VEHICLE NOW SOLD AUSTIN A30 SEVEN VAN (1955) AV4 SORRY VEHICLE NOW SOLD 10 £7,500.00
1984 AUSTIN MINI MAYFAIR WHITE Amazing Condition 1984 AUSTIN MINI MAYFAIR WHITE Amazing Condition 12 £3,600.00
MINI CONVERTIBLE STUNNING BLUE 1978 NUT AND BOLT RESTORATION CLASSIC MINI CONVERTIBLE STUNNING BLUE 1978 NUT AND BOLT RESTORATION CLASSIC 10 £6,295.00
Austin A 60 Cambridge 1961 4D Sedan 4 SP Manual 1 6L Carb in Montrose, VIC Austin A 60 Cambridge 1961 4D Sedan 4 SP Manual 1 6L Carb in Montrose, VIC 13 $750.00
Austin Seven Box Saloon 1933/34 Austin Seven Box Saloon 1933/34 11 £6,500.00
1983 Austin Mini. RHD British Rover/Cooper etc 1983 Austin Mini. RHD British Rover/Cooper etc 11 $4,195.00
A Truly Exclusive and Very Collectable Austin Mini Thirty with Just 9,083 Miles A Truly Exclusive and Very Collectable Austin Mini Thirty with Just 9,083 Miles 20 £5,995.00
Austin Princess DM4 Vanden Plas Limousine Wedding Car Austin Princess DM4 Vanden Plas Limousine Wedding Car 6 £10,000.00
1937 Austin 7 saloon vintage 1937 Austin 7 saloon vintage 12 £4,500.00
Austin mini clubman estate van conversion mg metro powered tax exempt Austin mini clubman estate van conversion mg metro powered tax exempt 9 £5,750.00
AUSTIN MINI THIRTY (1989) SPECIAL JCW EDITION AUSTIN MINI THIRTY (1989) SPECIAL JCW EDITION 9 £4,500.00
1967 MGB-GT MGB GT Restored - No Reserve (similar to Fiat, Triumph, MG, Austin) 1967 MGB-GT MGB GT Restored - No Reserve (similar to Fiat, Triumph, MG, Austin) 21 $5,995.00
1970 CHEVY CHEVELLE * 572CI *  BDS 8:71 SUPERCHARGER * AUSTIN TX * 1970 CHEVY CHEVELLE * 572CI * BDS 8:71 SUPERCHARGER * AUSTIN TX * 21 $49,000.00
!962 Austin Mini !962 Austin Mini 5 $15,000.00
1961 Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite Convertible- Beautiful Inside/ Out-Runs Perfect 1961 Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite Convertible- Beautiful Inside/ Out-Runs Perfect 1 $16,500.00
1963 Austin Healey Sebring 3000 1963 Austin Healey Sebring 3000 12 $8,800.00
1961 Austin Healey Sprite Mark 1 Bugeye 1961 Austin Healey Sprite Mark 1 Bugeye 1 $18,900.00
FRESH KURT TANNER RESTORATIONS CAR.50K ORIG MI.TWO-OWNERS.ABSOLUTELY MINT COND. FRESH KURT TANNER RESTORATIONS CAR.50K ORIG MI.TWO-OWNERS.ABSOLUTELY MINT COND. 12 $69,900.00
RARE CORBIN SPARROW JELLY BEAN MODEL ELECTRIC RARE CORBIN SPARROW JELLY BEAN MODEL ELECTRIC 12 $7,200.00
1966 Austin London taxi 1966 Austin London taxi 2 $305.00
1963 AUSTIN PRINCESS A-125 LIMO 1963 AUSTIN PRINCESS A-125 LIMO 1 $22,889.00
1962 Austin Healey 3000 Mk II BN7 - 2-Seater, Triple Carb Model 1962 Austin Healey 3000 Mk II BN7 - 2-Seater, Triple Carb Model 1 $65,000.00