Having this book in your pocket is like having a real Austin-Healey expert by your side. Benefit from the author's years of real ownership experience, learn how to spot a bad car quickly, and how to assess a promising one like a professional. Get the right Big Healey at the right price!
Interest in Big Healey models has continued to grow since production was halted over 40 years ago, and support for the marque remains strong. This book is an indispensible resource for anyone contemplating the purchase of an example of these iconic cars.
A candid assessment of each model guides you to selecting the right model for your intended use, and arms you with the essential knowledge to select the right example of this increasingly popular marque. Featuring both short and thorough evaluation guides, advice on paperwork, auctions, restorations, and much more, this is an invaluable book for both first-time buyers and seasoned collectors.
About the author
Reid Trummel bought his first Austin-Healey 40 years ago while in college, marking the beginning of a lifelong affection for this unique marque.
Reid has driven all of the Austin-Healey models, and owned most of them. He has been active in several Healey clubs for over 25 years, and since 2006 has been editor of “Healey Marque” magazine, the official publication of the Austin-Healey Club of America, and the largest-circulation publication dedicated to these cars.