Last 'Big Healey' made goes up for sale

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A 1967 Austin Healey 3000 MK III, the very last series production car that rolled off the line at the Abingdon factory, will be auctioned as part of CCA’s two-day mega sale at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show on Sunday, April 2nd .

Chassis Number HBJ843025 was produced on December 21, 1967 and first registered to the Donald Healey Motor Company in Warwick with the registration number OAC 656.

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It went through two more registered keepers in the Leicester area before the current vendor purchased the car in 1972.

This BJ8 is an original, right-hand drive manual car that has covered 56,000 miles in 50 years. The car benefitted from a fresh restoration just one year ago and was subject to a bare metal respray in Golden Beige Metallic.

The car is estimated at between £75,000 and £90,000 when it goes under the hammer at the NEC, Birmingham.

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