This is a wonderful car to drive and a real head turner. It was repainted before I purchased it in 2011.
It has matching numbers according to the British Motor Industries Heritage Trust build record.
Chassis Number HBT7L11548
Engine Number 29D-RU-H/20492
Body Number 11700
Exterior Color Colorado Red
Interior Color A-H Grey (Off-White/Doeskin)
Carpet Color Dark Red
Soft Top Color A-H Grey (Off-White/Doeskin)
Tonneau Color A-H Grey (Off-White/Doeskin)
Build Date 10-11 August 1960
Ship Date 18 August 1960 to a dealer in Fort Worth TX
Factory Equipment Wire Wheels, Heater, Adjustable Steering Column, Roadspeed Tires
Laminated Windshield, 4 Speed Manual Gearbox with Overdrive
Front Disc Brakes
Modifications 12v alternator negative ground
Pertronix electronic ignition
Nexen SB 802 P165-80R15 radial tires shaved and balanced on 72 spoke chrome wire wheels
Rear brake drums balanced
Electric auxiliary radiator cooling fan
Lucas Flamethrower driving lights with relay
Spin–on oil filter
Badge bar with period Royal Automobile Club badge
Major Services Replaced king pins and pinion seal in 2011
Replaced clutch in 2012
Rebuilt carburetors in 2016
The soft-top and its frame stow behind the rear seat back. The side curtains stow in the boot.
There is a scissor jack and a soft mallet for wheel removal.
A factory workshop manual on CD and a driver's handbook are included.
70241 is the mileage shown on the speedometer. The actual mileage is unknown.
|“In good condition. It runs great and everything is in working order. The tires are excellent. The overdrive works perfectly. There are some paint chips. The door fit is fair.” |
| Year: || 1960 || VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): || H-BT7-L/11548 |
| Mileage: || 70241 || Number of Cylinders: || In-line 6 cylinder |
| Make: || Austin-Healey || Transmission: || 4 speed manual with electric overdrive |
| Model: || 3000 BT7 || Body Type: || Convertible 2+2 |
| Engine: || 2.9 liter twin carb || Warranty: || Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty |
| Drive Type: || RWD || Vehicle Title: || Clear |
| Fuel Type: || Gasoline (I've always used non-ethanol) || Exterior Color: || Colorado Red |
| For Sale By: || Private Seller || Interior Color: || A-H Grey (off-white/doeskin) |
| Drive Side: || Left-hand drive |