1957 Austin-Healey 100

100/6 Mille Miglia eligible

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1957
  • Automobiltyp 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    LHD
  • Zustand 
    Used
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Old English White
  • Innenfarbe 
    Other
  • Innenausstattung 
    Leather
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Other
  • Getriebe 
    Manual
  • Antrieb 
    2wd
  • Kraftstoff 
    Petrol

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Légende et Passion
Espace Fontvielle
Monaco
Friday 30th April 2010 at 11AM
Registration Number: EU taxes paid Chassis Number: BN4-S / 32893
Before World War Two, Donald Healey’s achievements included an outright win with an Invicta on the Monte Carlo Rally and no less than six Alpine Cups. He drove and designed cars for Triumph from 1934 to 1939, but after the war he decided to go it alone and produced a series of sports cars which soon ran up an impressive number of successes in events such as the Targa Florio, the Mille Miglia and the 24 hour races at Spa and Le Mans. In 1952 he showed his Healey 100 at the British Motor Show; this used the four cylinder, 2.6 litre Austin A90 engine, and by the time the show closed the car had attracted so much attention that arrangements had been made for production to be undertaken by the Austin Motor Co, as Healey‘s own factory would not have been able to cope with the demand. The name of the car then became the Austin H