Austin-Healey 100/4 – 1955

100-Four (BN1) ’Le Mans’

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Austin Healey 100-Four (BN1) ‘Le Mans’, year 1955. Colour Old English white over dark blue combined with a dark blue interior, dark blue soft-top, side-screens and tonneau cover. This magnificent Austin Healey 100 ‘Le Mans’ was imported from the USA in the year 1997. The car was extensively restored and overhauled in the past. During the restoration the following improvements / modifications were incorporated: The engine was rebuilt to ‘Le Mans’ specifications with bigger S.U. carburettors and a ‘fast road’ camshaft. A ‘cold-air-box’ was fitted, louvres were added to the bonnet as was a leather bonnet-strap. Furthermore, a special exhaust system was installed, and the car was given disc-brakes on the front wheels. The brake-system now features dual circuits (front /rear). The BN1 three speed gearbox and the rear axle were exchanged by a BN2 four-speed gearbox and BN2 rear axle. A full photo-report of the restoration and the overhaul is present as is a Heritage certificate and a photo-book with the cars’ Dutch history which started in 1997. This is a magnificent driver car and a highly desirable Austin Healey!

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Details

VehicleBN1
Price 84.500
Kilometersn/a
ColorOld English White / Blue
TransmissionM+Overdrive
Body
Drive TypeRear
Engine4 cylinder in-line 2.7L

Specifications

Year1955
MakeAustin-Healey
Model100-4
VehicleBN1
Seats2
Doors2
Drive TypeRear
Transmission TypeM+Overdrive
Fuel TypeGasoline
Weight (kg)851
Top Speed (KPH)190
Engine Displacement (cc)2658
Top Speed (mph)118
Engine Displacement (ci)162
Engine LocationFront
Engine Typein-line
Engine (l)2.7
Engine Cylinders4
Engine Max Power (HP)132
Engine Max Power (kW)99
Engine Max Power (PS)134
CountryUK