Classic Car Catalogue

Healey 1951

Great Britain

Tickford 2.4 litre Saloon
Abbott 2.4 litre Drophead Coupé
Nash Healey
G-type 3 litre - nowy model
Nash - nowy model - ost.rok


Healey Tickford Saloon, introduced in October 1950. Powered by the popular 2 ½ -litre Riley engine, this two-door, four-seater sports saloon is based on the earlier Healey Elliot Saloon (1946-50) but with modified styling and more comprehensive fittings.

The Abbott Drophead Coupé introduced at the same time is mechanically identical and dimensionally similar to the Tickford Saloon.

 

G-type jest następcą Silverstone, którego produkcję zakończono w ubiegłym roku.
Oprócz dwóch modeli napędzanych silnikami Rileya, firma produkuje samochody Nash-Healey, przeznaczone do sprzedaży w USA pod marką Nash .



Nash Healey of 1951 is made for US market, powered by SU carb equipped, 125 bhp 3848cc six cylinder Nash Ambassador engine and three speed plus overdrive box, with floor shift. Top speed is 105 mph. Body is an open two seater with Americanised styling, incorporating a heavy looking chrome grille and two piece windscreen.

 



 

 

Entries: 

  24h Le Mans (23.06.1951) Entrant: Results:
        gen. class perf.ind.
#19 Nash (3.842 cc) Rolt / Hamilton   6th 4th - 3001-5000 10th