Austin Healey 3000: Classic British Beauty to attend Thirty Under 30 Concours

Austin Healey

The highly anticipated Thirty Under 30 Concours at the prestigious Concours of Elegance Germany is set to feature a timeless classic: the 1967 Austin Healey 3000 (BJ8). The Austin Healey 3000, renowned for its distinctive design and powerful 2.9-liter inline-six engine, holds a special place in the hearts of British oldtimer aficionados worldwide. 

Owned and meticulously restored by Alexander Ortenburg, this iconic model promises to attract audiences with its nostalgic charm and remarkable history. Ortenburg’s journey with classic cars began with a passion for British automobiles, leading him to acquire the Austin Healey as a cherished addition to his collection.

Austin Healey 3000

A quest for the perfect Austin Healey led Ortenburg to uncover a hidden gem in central Berlin – a 1967 MK3 BJ8 in Healey blue, steeped in history and waiting to be revived. After months of meticulous restoration work, including converting the car from positive to negative earth and addressing various mechanical issues, Ortenburg successfully obtained German MOT and oldtimer registration, marking a significant milestone in the car’s journey.

With its timeless elegance and rich heritage, the 1967 Austin Healey 3000 (BJ8) is sure to captivate the crowds at Concours of Elegance Germany, leaving a lasting impression on the 30 Under 30 Concours event.

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