Austin-Healey From 1955 Le Mans Tragedy Fetches $1-Million

Austin-Healey From 1955 Le Mans Tragedy Fetches $1-Million
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One of the darkest days in motorsports is arguably June 11, 1955. On this day, at the Le Mans 24-hour race, on lap 35, Pierre Levegh’s Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR hit the back of Lance Macklin’s Austin-Healey 100 Special, and was sent flying into the crowds. When all the smoke and dust cleared, 83 spectators had… Continue Reading...

Man Battling Cancer Driving Austin-Healey Across Country To Fight the Disease

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Man Battling Cancer Driving Austin-Healey Across Country To Fight the Disease
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If you see a 1953 Austin-Healey 100 with a bunch of names Sharpied on its grey paint, stop by and show your support. John Nikas is raising money to fight cancer, and driving from Huntington Beach, California, to Charleston, South Carolina—and all the way back again. Nikas is driving the vintage British sports car for the Drive… Continue Reading...

Austin Healey Sprite Featuring Honda S2000 Powerplant

Austin Healey Sprite Featuring Honda S2000 Powerplant
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Part of the job here at AutoGuide is scouring the Web for cool content that interests any car enthusiast. While we try our best to stay on top of the news, it’s always nice to check out various builder’s creations, especially those we’d have a hard chance catching in real life. While sorting through some… Continue Reading...