Austin-Healey 3000 Mk2

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Austin-Healey 3000 Mk2 2 seater open sports car 2.9-litre, 6 cylinders

Roadster

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Vehicle data

  • Km5.902 Km
  • TypeRoadster
  • Model details2 seater open sports car

Specifications

  • Engine2.9-litre, 6 cylinders
  • Power132 hp at 6,500 rpm
  • Torque226 nm at 5,200 rpm
  • Acceleration 0-60 mph9.8 sec. 0-100 km/h
  • Gearbox4-speed, manual
  • Top speed181 km/h

Production Data

  • Production period1961-1964
  • Total producedMore than 4,000

History

Previously FIA HTP Papered Rally Car

This delightful Austin Healey 3000 MkII was originally built on the 27th March 1963 and despatched on the 9th April 1963, to the local dealer in Odense Denmark.This in itself was a pretty rare occurrence but to find the car still residing on our shores almost sixty years later is truly astonishing.The car is in its original hue of Colorado Red and is a matching numbers car, having benefitted from a incredibly comprehensive and loving restoration in 1989. The car has been very successfully campaigned in multiple historic events for the first 15 years of its life after the restoration.Despite having been well used during its second the life the car remains in exceptionally good condition and the panels gaps and general finish of the body are a true credit to the restoration team.The car now benefits from

Chassis and Body:Fully documented restoration in 1989Aluminium front and rear scuttles, boot lid and bonnet68 Litre Aluminium Fuel tank with twin Fuel PumpsExternal Aluminium Race Fuel Filler CapLightweight Hardtop with Air intakeFresh Air Feed on Front Scuttle

Engine:2993 ccm with Dennis Welch Aluminium Cylinder HeadRawles Upgraded inlet ManifoldTwin SU HD8 CarburettorsUpgraded Radiator With Electronic FanElectronic 123 ignitionOil CoolerDyno Tested to 164 BHPUnder Bonnet Adjustable light

Gearbox and Rear Axle:Laycock OverdriveStraight Cut Tulip GearboxLimited Slip Differential

Suspension and Drive Train: Minilite Repro Alloy Wheels X5Healey Handling Kit

Interior:Corbeau Rally SeatsSabelt Four Point Harness 2018Drilled PedalsTag Heuer Rally TimerMap Reading Light

The car was issued with its FIA Appendix K papers in 2003 with an update in 2009. The seat belts, seats and tyres as a minimum will need to be changed to acquire up to date papers. 

 

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