Donald Healey's file of photographs depicting Austin Healey record and racing cars and three American Automobile Association certificates of performance awarded to Austin Healey "100" at Bonneville, September 1953,
Lot 122
Donald Healey's file of photographs depicting Austin Healey record and racing cars and three American Automobile Association certificates of performance awarded to Austin Healey "100" at Bonneville, September 1953,
Sold for £ 1,625 (US$ 2,138) inc. premium

Goodwood Revival

8 Sep 2018, 11:00 BST

Chichester, Goodwood

Lot Details
Donald Healey's file of photographs depicting Austin Healey record and racing cars and three American Automobile Association certificates of performance awarded to Austin Healey "100" at Bonneville, September 1953,
47 photographs in one file, (some loose), a printed list "Austin-Healey '100' summary of record results Bonneville Salt Beds, Utah, USA", the certificates for 14 mile 'straightaway' course at the Utah Salt Flats, 'Non-Stock' Austin Healey 100 driven by Donald Healey on 9th September 1953, achieving a time of 15.69 seconds and an average speed of 142.55mph over 1km, and 25.24 seconds and an average speed of 142.64mph over 1 mile from a flying start; for Class 'D' records attained by Austin Healey '100' cars around the 9.972 mile circular course at the Utah Salt Flats, the first for the 'Non-Stock' modified Austin Healey 100 driven by Donald Healey, George Eyston, J Gordon Bennett and Bill Spear on 14th September, establishing National distance and time records for 1,000Km, 1,000 miles, 2,000Km, 2,000 miles, 3,000Km, 6-Hours and 12-Hours categories from Flying and Standing starts; and for an Austin Healey 100 Stock car over a 10.0013 mile circular course on 15 and 16 September for National Class D records at 3000 Mile, 4000Km, 5000Km and 24 Hours for both flying and standing start, drivers Donald Healey, George E. T. Eyston, Jackie Cooper, J Gordon Bennett and Roy Jackson-Moore; each certificate with typed details and results, signed by the relevant officials and bearing the AAA gold-coloured embossed official sticker.
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