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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1966 Austin-Healey 3000 Mark III

Restored Austin-Healey finished in Colorado Red


Featured on AutoHunterthe online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is a 1966 Austin-Healey 3000 Mark III.

“This 1966 Austin-Healey 3000 Mark III is an unmodified, rust-free two-door 2+2 roadster that received an inside-and-out refurbishment with a fresh coat of paint, a newer vinyl interior, and Michelin tires on wire wheels,” AutoHunter notes in the listing.

1966 Austin-Healey 3000 Mark III

Repainted in Colorado Red (RD02) the exterior is complemented by a black retractable hardtop, fog lamps, and extensive brightwork.

This Austin-Healey has a 2+2 interior featuring black vinyl front bucket seats with matching door panels, carpet, and dash.

Under the hood is a 2.9-liter inline-6 engine with dual SU carburetors. Service documentation notes that recent maintenance was performed on the heater hoses, cooling system and handbrake.

The engine is paired with a 4-speed manual transmission featuring overdrive and power is sent to the rear wheels. It features front disc brakes and rear drum brakes.

It rides on painted 15-inch wireknock-off wheels, with caps, wrapped in Michelin XZX tires.

This Austin-Healey’s auction ends on March 17, 2022, at 12:20 p.m. MST.

The sale includes documentation, receipts, a vinyl convertible boot, and a clear Nebraska title.

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro
The Santa Rosa, California native is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno. A devoted F1 and NASCAR fan, he currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.


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