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Barrett-Jackson Lot #683.1 - 1967 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 MARK III BJ8 CONVERTIBLE

Detailed Information

Lot Number:  683.1 Auction:  PALM BEACH 2011 Status:  SOLD Sale Type:  NO RESERVE Price:  *$53,900.00 Year:  1967 Make:  AUSTIN-HEALEY Model:  3000 MARK III BJ8 Style:  CONVERTIBLE VIN:  HBJ841619 Exterior Color:  METALLIC GOLDEN BEIGE Interior Color:  BLACK Cylinders:  Engine Size:  2912 CC Transmission:  MANUAL

Details

Nut and bolt, frame-off, rotisserie restoration completed in august 2010. All parts, nuts and bolts were either changed or restored to original Healey specification. Frame was sandblasted and then welded with an upgraded gauge of sheet metal. Frame was zinc coated, etch-primed and then sent to Neubert's Restoration shop for panel fitting and body work. Rare and original color Golden Beige anniversary color, one of 551 in Golden Beige. Original red interior has been changed to black. Restoration highlights include rebuilt engine, transmission and overdrive. Suspension was rebuilt and includes new splines, kingpins and new front and rear springs. Steering box has been rebuilt. All chrome restored and original gauges re-tooled. Includes original radio, new interior and new aluminum gas tank. This BJ8 was meticulously restored over 15 years and has less than 25 miles since restoration. Car is displayed featuring 72-spoke chrome wire wheels.
*Price Includes Buyers Commission