Austin Healey 3000 MKI 1959-1961


April 19, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 28, 2015
Austin Healey 3000 MkI Roadster (1959)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
116
0-50 mph
8
0-60 mph
11.4
0-100 mph
32.8
1/4 mile
17.9
BHP
124 @4600rpm
Torque lbft
175 @3000rpm
BHP per ton
109
MPG
20/17
Engine capacity CC/CU
2912/178
Engine type
Straight 6 Carburettors x 2
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 12
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual with Overderive
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
2
Length (in)
157.5
Width (in)
60.5
Height (in)
50
Kerb Weight (lbs)
2510
Additional Info: The Mk1 has a horizontal grill. A detachable hardtop was an option. There was also a 4 seater version from 1961.

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