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BN4O56893

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United KingdomPSY296

 

Record Creation: Entered on 17 August 2007.

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2007-08-17 20:44:53  |  pauls writes:

Car was at auction in '04
www.motorbase.com/auctionlot/by-id/1993885098/

Auction info:
Lot 006: Austin Healey 100/6
An Auction of Fine Historic Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia, H&H Classic Auctions Ltd (7th April 2004)
A good, tidy and useable example
Lot Details
Auction An Auction of Fine Historic Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia
H&H Classic Auctions Ltd, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
Type Car
Lot Number 006
Estimate £10000-£12000
Outcome SOLD
Hammer Price £10000
Hammer Price (inc premium) -
Year 1958
Condition rating 3
Registration number PSY 296
Mileage -
Chassis number BN4056893
Engine number 26DRM56893


2010-12-30 23:46:56  |  pauls writes:

Car was at auction in '97
www.classic-auctions.com/Auctions/23-07-1997-ThePavilionGardens-1010/1958Austin- ...

Auction description:
Lot Number: 67
1958 Austin-Healey 100
Not Sold
Reg Number: PSY 296
Chassis Number: BN4056893
Engine Number: 26DRM56893
Cc: 2639
Body Colour: Maroon
Trim Colour: Black
MOT ExpiryDate: Sep 2004

This 1958-built and righthand-drive 100/6 came home from South Africa in 1997 with some history. Included with the Midland-made sportscar is a Heritage certificate confirming manufacture details as well as the majority of receipts covering work carried out and former MOT test certificates, the present one being current until September.

Since acquisition, the vendor tells us, the overall condition of this vehicle has been enhanced, though only by sympathetic restoration work which has been done by marque experts. He also claims that PSY 296 has been regularly serviced and maintained only by specialists, a stainless steel exhaust being fitted in 2001.

Current condition of chassis rails, body panels and maroon paintwork is described as being good with black interior worn, though tidy. The 2639cc six, the electrical equipment and the 4-speed manual gearbox are reportedly all in good order.

Part of a private collection in Staffordshire, this claimed to be a good, tidy and useable example of the 100/6 is only being sold due to lack of use and will have been driven to our auction at Buxton.


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