Endurance Car - Latest News http://www.healeyendurance.com/taxonomy/term/1/all en 2009 a season of testing http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/156 <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="/files/endurance/images/MIRA.jpg" alt="" title="" class="image image-_original" width="400" height="300" /></span></p> <p>This year has seen various tests take place to evaluate aerodynamics and gearing on the car. To attain those vital few mph that make all the difference to getting a record, a lot of detail work is required and furthermore produce the stability for an endurance run . This car has to run for a minimum of 4 hours at 150 mph and driving on a banked circuit at high speed is not easy so keeping it stable is a major issue.</p> <p><a href="http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/156">read more</a></p> http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/156#comments Latest News Mon, 20 Oct 2008 15:05:26 +0100 admin 156 at http://www.healeyendurance.com Car Road Test http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/144 <p>Click the thumbnail below to view a video of the Endurance Car road test:<br/><br /> <a href="http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/141/play"><img src="/files/endurance/images/Picture 2.png" alt="Click to view video" width="480" height="362" /></a></p> http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/144#comments Latest News Tue, 19 Aug 2008 16:00:14 +0100 admin 144 at http://www.healeyendurance.com The new ‘Healey Endurance’ record car gets approval from ‘the expert’ http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/139 <p><span class="inline inline-none"><img src="/files/endurance/images/pic1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="331" /></span></p> <p>Roy Jackson Moore visited the premises of Denis Welch Motorsport on the 7th May 2008. This was a historic visit to celebrate an historic event, the official launch of the Healey Endurance car to the public.</p> <p><a href="http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/139">read more</a></p> http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/139#comments Latest News Mon, 30 Jun 2008 09:18:50 +0100 admin 139 at http://www.healeyendurance.com A new beginning, a new ‘Endurance’ record http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/140 <p>In 1953 Donald Healey had an ambition to take the 200mph production car speed record, and the 24-hour endurance record. He had built one of the most iconic sports cars of the Fifties and teamed up with Austin to produce it in volume. The car had wowed the public at Earls Court motor show but it was felt that record breaking would prove both the design and the integrity of the Austin Healey and its components. Consequently in 1953 standard production cars were used to take the production car records covering 3100 miles in 30 hours at an average speed of 104.3 mph.</p> <p><a href="http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/140">read more</a></p> http://www.healeyendurance.com/node/140#comments Latest News Sun, 17 Feb 2008 23:00:00 +0000 admin 140 at http://www.healeyendurance.com