|2.9 - 6 3000 Mk. III|
|Left Hand Drive|
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Record Creation: Entered on 3 July 2011.
Car Number Prefixes and Suffixes:
- HBJ8 indicates the model is a 3000 Mk. III convertible.
- L indicates left-hand drive.
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2011-07-03 03:34:41 | NIB writes:
Sold at Barrett-Jackson Auction.
Lot Number: 646.2
Auction: PALM BEACH 2010
Sale Type: NO RESERVE
Model: 3000 BJ8
Exterior Color: GOLDEN BEIGE METALIC
Interior Color: RED/BLACK
Vehicle has just received a ground-up restoration by the renowned Austin Healey specialist British Motor Corporation shop in Philadelphia. The car has been driven less than 400 miles since restoration.
Vehicle has just received a ground-up restoration by renowned Austin Healey specialist British Motor Corporation shop in Philadelphia. The car has been driven less than 400 miles since restoration. Has Golden Beige Metallic paint. The disassembled car has been sandblasted and every body panel coated in self-etching primer. The frame has been trued, the individual panels fitted and removed six times in the process, assuring that every body gap is precisely consistent. The drive train is completely rebuilt. All new hydraulics and braking system are fitted. There is a rebuilt electrical system and a new wiring harness. The restoration included a rebuilt engine, rebuilt carburetors, rebuilt transmission, electronic ignition, new hydraulics, rebuilt suspension, new exhaust system, oversized radiator, new leather interior, Stayfast top and boot, new oversized Dayton 72-spoke chrome wire wheels, new 205 radial tires, new brakes, new windshield and door glass and Moto-Lita steering wheel. All interior carpeting is Wilton wool. Fresh chrome, badge bar, twin fender mirrors and period reproduction Lucas driving lights complete the package.