1964 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 MARK III BJ8 SPORTS CONVERTIBLE - 139048 Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #1241 1964 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 MARK III BJ8 SPORTS CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/139048/139048_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1241

1964 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 MARK III BJ8 SPORTS CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2013
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1241
Year 1964
Make AUSTIN-HEALEY
Model 3000 MARK III BJ8
Style SPORTS CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN HBJ8L28469
Exterior Color METALLIC GOLDEN BEIGE
Interior Color RED
Cylinders 6
Engine Size 3000CC
Transmission 4-SPEED OVERDRIVE
Description

Lot #1241 - The Austin-Healey 3000 MKIII convertible was introduced in 1964 and was the final variation of the famous big Healey model. This spectacular example has just completed a total nut and bolt, body-off the chassis, rotisserie restoration by premier marque specialist Kurt Tanner Restorations. Finished in the attractive factory color scheme of Metallic Golden Beige with red leather trim and black top and boot, this desirable BJ8 also boasts a 4-speed overdrive gear box, stainless wire wheels, a heater and adjustable steering wheel. Details of the restoration include bare metal chassis and body work with show quality paint, totally rebuilt engine with ancillaries, rebuilt suspension and brakes, new chrome, glass, rubber, interior trim and dashboard, new wiring harness, exhaust system, wheels and tires, etc. Freshly restored and road tested, this grand tourer also includes a BMIHT certificate and photo album documenting the restoration. Knock-off hammer, top boot with bag and owner's manual. An exceptionally well restored example in the most attractive colors. A concours gold quality level car.
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