1957 Austin Healey 100-6 BN4
Estimate (£): 40,000 - 45,000
(+buyer’s premium of 12% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 2.912L 1957 Austin Healey 100-6 BN4 manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 91 / 135.
Classic Car Auctions says:
The quintessential British Classic. Superbly presented "Big Healey"...
CCA Condition Report
Looks stunning in the best colour combination. (as original) New chrome wire wheels sets it off beautifully.
Originally blue but now black leather with white piping with wonderful patination. Door cards are good, New hood and carpets (Black). Dash & instrument panel all lovely & original, as is the steering wheel. Boot linings are excellent
Starts readily, runs beautifully, pulls strongly through the gears, holds near 40psi when warm.
Changes are crisp and positive. Works quietly Overdrive works faultlessly.
The restoration programme included brakes, steering, suspension etc.
No known issues, all instruments, switches, lights etc. work as they should.
Wonderful history from c1990 (last 27 years) including original handbook (unused linen covered) many early Healey books, magazines, brochures,workshop manuals etc.too comprehensive to list here. Including a rare and original Clausager restorers guide. Also included in the sale is a large box of spare parts/components. Some new and unused others used but probably serviceable.
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