Austin-Healey 3000 2.9L inline six-cyl. Mark II BN7 Roadster 1962
General description :
1962 Austin-Healey 3000 2.9L inline six-cyl. Mark II BN7 Roadster is listed for sale on ClassicDigest in Fenton (St. Louis) by MotoExotica for $87900.
Car type : CarMake : Austin-HealeyModel : 3000Model Version : 2.9L inline six-cyl. Mark II BN7 RoadsterEngine size : 0.0Model Year : 1962Sub type : ConvertibleLocation : Fenton (St. Louis)Vehicle Registration : Undefined
Austin-Healey was a British sports car make created as a joint-venture between the Austin division of the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and the Donald Healey Motor Company.
First Healey model, Healey 100, was based on Austin A90 Atlantic mechanicals and developed by Donald Healey to be build in-house. They finished a single Healey Hundred for the 1952 London Motor Show. Leonard Lord, managing director of Austin was so impressed by the design that a deal was duly struck with Healey and the car was renamed the Austin-Healey 100 overnight. Austin Healey was born. 100 derived into 100-six, and different 3000 versions before they quit the production in 1968 as the basic design had finally become obsolete.