F40 Motorsports is proud to offer this 1959 Austin Healey 3000 BN7 Two Seater.The Austin Healey 3000, Mark I, BN 7 two seater was produced from 1959 to 1961.
The Austin Healey 3000, Mark I, Two Seater H-BN7-L/ #. This model is commonly called a BN7 and were manufactured in relatively low numbers (2800 cars) compared to the four seater which over (10,000 cars) produced.
In 1959 they produced 1,691 BN7 two seaters. This Austin Healey BN 7 two seater was the 97th car to come off the production line.
The British Motor Industry Heritage Trust Certificate (# 2005/6923) shows the original production date was March 18 – 19, 1959 and was dispatched to the United States on April 20, 1959.
The options this car was fitted with were Wire wheels, Adjustable steering column, Road speed tires, laminated windscreen, Overdrive and a Heater.
The BN7 two seaters were manufactured in Abington, England and the cars listed new for $3,995.00.
In 1960 they produced 1,085 BN7 two seaters and in 1961 they produced 49 BN7 two seaters, for a total production of 2, 825 BN7 two seaters.
After finding this Austin Healey BN 7 two seater, it was sent to Fourintune Garage in Cedarburg, Wisconsin for the complete frame off restoration. All Mechanicals were completely rebuilt including engine, transmission, electrics, suspension, exhaust, cooling, steering, brakes and fuel system. The car was fitted with new Dayton 72 spoke chrome wheels and Vredestein tires. It was also fitted with a rare “Les Leston” wood steering wheel.
The restoration took over two years to complete and all of the numbers match on this car to the original build sheet along with the colors of the car. The restoration was completed in June of 2007. This is a fine example of a rare Austin Healey 3000, Mark I, BN 7 two seater.