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Austin-Healey 100 BN1 1954 - World Of Classic Cars -

The Austin Healey 100 was built from 1953 until 1956 and developed by Donald Healey to be produced in-house by Healey's small car company in Warwick. Healey built a single Hundred for the 1952 London Motor Show and the design impressed Leonard Lord,...
by World Of Classic Cars on May 21, 2016

Austin-Healey 100S 1955 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 100S 1955In 1952, Healey had struck a deal with Austin for them to build his “Healey Hundred” in far greater quantity than his tiny Warwick-based company ever could have. Perhaps the key element of that effort was development and cr...
by World Of Classic Cars on Apr 20, 2016

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956The 100 M traces its roots directly back to the 1953 Le Mans 24-hour race where two lightly modified examples of the new Austin-Healey 100 stunned the motoring world by finishing 12th and 14th overall in a field comp...
by World Of Classic Cars on Apr 4, 2016

Austin-Healey 3000 Mk I BN7 1960 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 3000 Mk I BN7 1960Introduced in 1959, the British Motor Company launched the Austin-Healey 3000, which would quickly become the marque’s defining model. Fitted with a 2,912–cubic centimeter motor rated at 124 horsepower, it was the...
by World Of Classic Cars on Apr 3, 2016

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956When the Healey Hundred was unveiled by the Donald Healey Motor Company at Earls Court in London in October 1952, it created a significant stir. Sleek lines, 100-mph capability, and an affordable price made this the...
by World Of Classic Cars on Mar 25, 2016

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 100 M 'Le Mans' 1956After building more than 10,000 of their original BN1s in three years, more than half of which were exported to the United States, Austin introduced a new Healey model known as the BN2 for 1955. This car featured a f...
by World Of Classic Cars on Feb 25, 2016

Austin-Healey Mk. III 1966 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey Mk. III 1966The Austin-Healey 3000 was built from 1959 to 1967 and is the best known of the 'big' Healey models. The car's bodywork was made by Jensen Motors and the vehicles were assembled at the BMC Abingdon works. The 3000 was a succ...
by World Of Classic Cars on Feb 6, 2016

Austin Healey BJ8 3000 1967 - World Of Classic Cars -

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by World Of Classic Cars on Jan 27, 2016

Austin Healey 100-6 1959 - World Of Classic Cars -

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by World Of Classic Cars on Jan 21, 2016

Austin Sprite - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin Sprite Mk. IV 1970First introduced at Monte Carlo by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) on the 20 May1958 and intended as a low-cost model, the Sprite was designed by the Donald Healey Motor Company, which received a royalty payment from the...
by World Of Classic Cars on Apr 20, 2015

Austin A35 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin A35 Saloon 1959Introduced in 1956, the A35 replaced the highly successful Austin A30. The name reflected the larger and more powerful 34hp A-Series engine enabling a slightly higher top speed and better acceleration. Similar in appearance to t...
by World Of Classic Cars on Apr 20, 2015

Austin-Healey 3000 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 3000 Mk.III BJ8 1967The Austin-Healey 3000 is a British sports car built from 1959 to 1967, and is the best known of the 'big' Healey models. The car's bodywork was made by Jensen Motors, and the vehicles were assembled at the BMC Abing...
by World Of Classic Cars on Mar 29, 2015

Austin-Healey 100M 'Factory' Le Mans BN2 Roadster 1956 - World Of Classic Cars -

Austin-Healey 100M 'Factory' Le Mans BN2 Roadster 1956Donald Healey, a top rally driver before World War II, had been the technical director of Triumph and built his own line of Riley-powered sports cars after the war. Looking for a more modern desig...
by World Of Classic Cars on Aug 10, 2014

Sports Cars: Getting Started on Your Need for Speed

 If high acceleration, top speed, and appearance are what you want in a vehicle, then a sports car is probably what you’re looking for. Sports cars are a $4.5 billion industry with about 55,000 units sold annually. Sports cars are built as perform...
by Car channels and review on May 16, 2014

One Year old Girl Buys Car on eBay using Daddy’s smart phone

Don’t be so surprised reading the title, yes its true a very young 1 year old girl did actually purchase a car. The incident took place at toddler in Portland. Paul Stoute got an email saying he had won the bidding for a 1962 Austin-Healey Spri...
by Bharath Autos on Jul 14, 2013

1960 Austin Healey: there were 3 models

When someone is speaking about a 1960 Austin Healey, there are actually only 3 possibilities. Development of the child BT7, BN7 3000, and the AN5 Sprite. Even though the Sprite model sold more cars, the 3000 were built with a bigger engine. The Sprit...
by make beats online on Feb 4, 2013

Austin Healey Sprite

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Austin Healey Sprite Classic Car

Leaping into production in 1958, the Donald Healey Sprite was a low cost sports car which used existing BMC parts to ensure over heads of the cars productions remained low. The Austin Healey Sprite would prove to be a big success.The commonly named "...
by Classic Cars Guru on Jan 10, 2013

Drive Away Cancer Now

 John Nikas drove a worn out  1953 Austin-Healey 100 from coast to coast, hoping that the drive would encourage the car’s owner, a friend who had recently been diagnosed with multiple... Grease n Gasoline A Biker doesn't care about race...
by Grease n Gasoline on Aug 20, 2012

Le robaron su auto deportivo hace 42 años y lo encontró en Ebay

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Un hombre que sufrió el robo de su preciado automóvil deportivo hace 42 años jamás desistió en su empeño por encontrarlo hasta que finalmente pudo recuperarlo cuando buscaba en el cibersitio de ventas por subasta eBay, info...
by Barrioaldia on Jul 30, 2012


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