Very rare Austin Healey 3000 two seat, triple carbs. 1 of 355. Nicely restored.

1962 Austin Healey 3000

Make: Austin Healey
Model: 3000
SubModel: BN7 II
Type: Convertible
Year: 1962
Mileage: 64,029
VIN: HBN7L/18015
Color: White
Engine: 3 Litre Straight 6.
Cylinders: 6
Transmission: Manual
Interior color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: New Milford, Connecticut, United States

Description for Austin Healey 3000 1962

The Healey 3000. Two Seat - Tri Carb. Only 355 made.

In 1962 the 2 seater with triple carbs (BN7II) was the ideal car for the factory to take on the European Rally circuit.

The factory produced only 355 of them. Just enough to qualify as a “Production” car.

The result were rather stunning with wins in the Tulip and Acropolis Rallies, in both men’s and women’s classes.

Plus an excellent showing in the RAC rally (2nd). This provided plenty for the publicity department to

work with and these cars were all over the motoring press.

The car on offer

This one of the 355 production cars. It is a late car with the improved gearbox (center shift rather than side shift)

Matching numbers. Perfectly restored in its original colors. Old English white with red interior. If you have not driven one

before then you should. Nimble, plenty of power, with no bad habits. This car was restored in the 1990’s and shows very well.

Lovely original floors and sills. California car when new.

British Heritage has confirmed that the car was sold new into California and has its original matching number engine.

See the Heritage certificate shown below.

Please call or email with any questions.

Daniel: 203-470-5298

The Heritage certificate below confirms that the engine and chassis numbers match.Plus it shows the car was sold new into Los Angeles, California. Original colors. White with Red interior.

These are the photos that tell you the most.
Most cars look good from the topside. It's the undercarriage often indicates how well a car was restored.
Here we see nice original sheet metal. Well restored and in perfect condition.
Thank you California!
(the car was sold new in Los Angeles and lived it'sformative years in the California sun)

Please call or email with any questions.

Daniel: 203-470-5298