Rosso Bianco Collection / P413007313/04/01
Austin Healey 3000 Mk II, 1962
2912 ccm, 132 PS @ 4750
Robic Nr. 6?34
The Austin-Healey 3000 was a sports car built from 1959 to 1967, by Jensen Motors for the Austin-Healey marque, and is the best known of the 'big' Healey models. The 3000 was a successful car which won its class in many European rallies
Front engine and rear wheel drive. Austin with six-line distribution OHV, volume 2912 cc, bore 83.4 mm and 88.9 mm stroke, 9.0 compression, three SU carburettors, power 97 kW (132 horses) at 4,750 rpm, torque 226 Nm at 3000 rpm. Four transmission with overdrive, maximum speed 188 km / h, acceleration 0-100 in 11.5s. Built by the Sports Division of BMC in 1960 to 1964. Raced in the Spa-Sofia-Liege and Liege-Rome-Liege. Piloted by Rauno Aaltonen, Timo Mäkinen and Pat Moss-Carlsson, sister of Stirling Mosse (GP F1 racer) and wife of Erik Carlsson (legendary rider competition).
See also http://auta5p.eu/muzea/rosso_bianco_2005/rb_209.htm and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Austin-Healey_3000 or http://auta5p.eu/muzea/rosso_bianco_2005/rb_209.htm