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    Healeys Cards and Cartoons

    Ray Bell - Rod can post anything Healey related on here - look forward to it.

    In the meantime this from Karsten Stelk some AH 100's on cards and coasters.

    First from NZ a Sanitarium ' Weetbix " series -must be mid 1950's.
    Don't remember ever seeing this one.

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    and some cards and coasters all with AH 100's some artistic licence with the drawings !!

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    We'll see how it goes with Rod...

    He says his filing system is in disarray.

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    I was quite surprised to see Healeys today...

    Driving towards Alice Springs, along a straight stretch of desert road, about eight Healeys in convoy. Fumbled the camera trying to get it up quickly and only got the last two with this very poor shot:


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    Quote Originally Posted by Ray Bell View Post
    We'll see how it goes with Rod...

    He says his filing system is in disarray.
    I know the feeling Ray - I am trying to sort and then resort my photos as I have already used a number Grr.

    Thanks for the photo on the road - saw a pair of Healey's near here the other and no camera - you did well !!

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    Healey Corvette not the Kennard car - in the USA

    " Forrest Dana, racing in the 1960 Nassau Trophy Race of the 7th Annual International Bahamas Speed Week, on Austin Healey / Chevrolet Corvette 4660cc, finishing 1st in Class C and 23rd overall [10 laps behind the winner]. "

    Photo and details from Pieter Bakker;

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    The 283 ci 4660 cc is the same motor used by Arthur Kennard in his car
    The Arthur Kennard car as it looks [ photo January 2018 at Hampton Downs - in the pit area not competing ]. my own photo.

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    The International Bahamas Speed Week was a huge event on the North American calender, with works teams attending even Europeans in the 1950's 60's
    In 1963 Chevrolet with Corvette Grand Sports went with a team of three cars #50,#65 and #80. The first event for the cars.

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