1962 Austin-Healey 3000MKII for sale 101272263
1962 Austin-Healey 3000MKII
New England Classics
(877) 762-5497

1962 Austin-Healey 3000MKII

Car for sale by New England Classics in Stratford, Connecticut 06615

Or $623 / mo. Get Personalized Payment


Email Dealer

By using this service you accept the terms of Autotrader Specialty's Visitor Agreement.


Related Articles

Vintage Japanese Cars: Nissan's Online Heritage Collection

If you're a fan of vintage Japanese cars, be sure to check out Nissan's online heritage site. There are tons of vintage Nissan pics and specs going all the way back to the 1920s. Each featured car or truck has relevant specs and a little "detail" tab that gives some background on that specific car.

VW Kombi Van Seeing Resurgence in Popularity

The Volkswagen Kombi van reached iconic status, with even a school lunch box fashioned in its image. During those early years, the Volkswagen Microbus morphed into various forms. From a cargo carrier with no windows behind the driver's seat to a windowed passenger van with three rows of seats, the possibilities seemed endless.


Classic Car Overview

Just in........acquired from the widow of a local owner....had the car for 35+ years.  With just 60,000 original miles since new (around 1,000 miles a year).  And always garaged.

ORIGINAL paint is STILL beautiful.   Excellent floor pans and chassis (actually, 'like new'), and in ideal colors.....Healey blue over Old English White with deep blue leather seats with white piping.   And excellent original tonneau and a brand new dark blue stayfast cloth top.    This car is literally like going back in time....all original and in great condition.  A rare find.

The car is, of course, a Mk II BT7 'tri carb' with a 2.9 liter six cylinder engine and triple H4 SU carbs.   Running through a 4 speed transmission with overdrive.   Smooth, powerful,  when I first drove it back to our office, cruised at 80-90mph and it was truly a sweet drive.  Excellent ride, steering, and that incredible 'big Healey' sound.

And some interesting observations.....gearbox is incredibly quiet in both 1st and reverse....as gearboxes wear, they tend to make more and more noise from worn gears and worn bearings.  But not this one.   AND the overdrive clicks in and out instantly with no delay....again, as the pumps and clutches wear, there is often a lag in engaging.   But not this one.

Excellent chrome, excellent electrics, all original gauges work, lots of original details, excellent door and panel fit, brakes redone, new master cylinders, even has its original BMC AM radio.   And, on top of everything else.....a super rare original factory hardtop in very good condition.   All in all, an incredible original car.  Low mileage, rust free, excellent running and looking Healey with the special cache of having a somewhat exotic three carb engine.

So, IF you like the looks, you will not be disappointed with its performance and pride of ownership.   These cars have, as virtues, much of the performance of older Jaguars but very simple, very reliable, and very easy to service and maintain.  And a HUGE step up from MGs and Triumphs of the era.

A 'blue chip' investment car.

Show More Show Less

Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
  • Classic Car ID
  • Stock Number
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
  • New/Used
  • Condition
  • Mileage
    60,000 miles
  • Engine
  • Drivetrain
  • Transmission
  • Exterior Color
  • Custom Color

Classic Car Buyer's Tools

Shipping & Transport

Immediately receive a quote to get your new classic car delivered right to your driveway from Autotrader’s trusted Classic Transport Partner ShipYourCarNow. Click Now!


JJ BEST BANC & CO, the leader in classic and collector car financing. Long terms, low rates, quick and easy approvals. J.J. Best offers financing for classic and collector vehicles from antique to modern. Let us help you drive your dream car today! Click or call 1-800-872-1965 to apply now! Click here

Appraisals & Inspections

For the latest and most reliable Classic and Collectible Car prices, values, production numbers and local car clubs, always trust NADAguides.com. Get more info


Considering buying a new classic? Get a quote before you buy. Agreed value, lowest rates. Go with Grundy Insurance, www.Grundy.com or 888-647-8636 Get Quotes Now

Suspect Fraud? Report it
We use cookies and browser activity to improve your experience, personalize content and ads, and analyze how our sites are used. For more information on how we collect and use this information, please review our Privacy Policy. California consumers may exercise their CCPA rights here.