Years of Manufacture: 1953 - 1955

Number Produced: 10,688 (Unconfirmed)

Chassis Number Range: 138,031 - 228,047

Designer: Gerry Coker & Donald Healey

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Austin Healey BN1 (100-4) Original Colours

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Please note that there were production inconsistencies during this period, so colours should be chosen on individual basis.

PAINT COLOUR INTERIOR TRIM COLOUR OPTIONS PIPING OPTIONS
Healey Grey Blue Lt Blue Grey
Coronet Cream Red, Blue Red, Lt Blue Grey
Gunmetal Grey Red Red
Black Off White, Green, Red Black, Green, Red
Healey Blue Blue Lt Blue Grey
Old English White Red, Black, Blue, Green Red, White, Lt Blue Grey, Green
Spruce Green Green, Black Green, White
Carmine Red Red, Black Red
Florida Green Black White
Reno Red Red, Black Red
White / Black Black White
Reno Red / Black Red Red
Healey Blue / White Blue Lt Blue Grey
Black / Reno Red Red Red
Florida Green / White Black White

Information from: Clausager, A. (1990) Original Austin Healey – The Restorer’s Guide to 100, 100-Six and 3000 – Bay View Books Ltd.


Austin Healey 100-4 BN1 Original Colours supplied by John Skinner Ltd:

Main Trim Colour:

Piping Colour:

Colour names refer to internal John Skinner Ltd colour names, not the names Austin-Healey originally used for these colours.

Please request a sample for final colour confirmation as these images may be misleading.

Austin Healey BN1 Trim Panels

Trim Panel Kit

BN1 Trim Panel Kit

Illustration Reference: 01 - 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Furflex, Hardboard, Millboard

  • This kit includes all the main panels and re-trim kits for the Austin Healey 100-4 BN1. Includes items 01 to 07 listed below.

Door Panels: Main

BN1 Door Panels: Main

Illustration Reference: 01

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Furflex, Hardboard, Foam

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Outer Door Panels.
  • Includes Furflex Draught Excluder on Front & Back edges.
  • Includes Moquette backing on lower back of Door Panel.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixings.

Door Panels: Inners

BN1 Door Panels: Inners

Illustration Reference: 02

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard

  • Pre-cut loose material for Lower section of the Inner Door area.
  • Fully Trimmed material covered Millboard Panel for the Upper section of the Inner Door area.

Door Top Re-Trim Kit

BN1 Door Top Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 03

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose material for re-trimming your Door Top area.

Door Pull Lanyards

BN1 Door Pull Lanyards

Illustration Reference: 04

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut & Sewn materials for re-trimming your Door Pulls.
  • Does not include inner cord / chain.

Footwell Panels

BN1 Footwell Panels

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Furflex, Hardboard, Foam

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam A Post Footwell Panels.
  • Includes Furflex Draught Excluder on Back edge.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixings.

Quarter Panels

BN1 Quarter Panels

Illustration Reference: 06

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam B Post Quarter Panels
  • Includes “flap” of material on top edge to help achieve best finish when trimming to your car.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixings.

Parcel Tray Re-Trim Kit

BN1 Parcel Tray Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut & sewn materials for re-trimming the metal base of the under dash Parcel Tray area.
  • Also includes pre-cut and edged carpet to sit inside the tray area.

Trim Panel Fixing Kit

BN1 Trim Panel Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing Clips used to attach your main Trim Panels to the bodywork of your car.

Austin Healey BN1 Seat Covers & Hardware

Front Seat Cover Kit

BN1 Front Seat Cover Kit

Illustration Reference: 08

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn material covers for Re-Trimming the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.
  • Includes loose material for the Seat Frame Surrounds.

Front Seat Foam Paddings

BN1 Front Seat Foam Paddings

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Moulded Foam for the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.

Front Seat Cushion Pans

BN1 Front Seat Cushion Pans

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Wood

  • Woodwork for the Front Seat Cushion Pan.

Front Seat Locating Frames

BN1 Front Seat Locating Frames

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Metal Locating Frames for the Front Seat Cushion Pans.

Front Seat Backrest Frame

BN1 Front Seat Backrest Frame

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Metal Frame work for the Front Seat Backrests.

Front Seat Tacking Strips

BN1 Front Seat Tacking Strips

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Plywood

  • Pre-cut Plywood kit, used in “tacking” your Seat Covers to your Seat Frame.

Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

BN1 Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn materials for Re-Trimming the Gearbox Tunnel Centre Cushion Armrest section.
  • Includes loose material for Handbrake area.

Seat Wadding Kit

BN1 Seat Wadding Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Used to “pad out” small areas of the Seat Covers that the Foams cannot fill, for best results.

Seat Clips

BN1 Seat Clips

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • “U” Shaped Black Seat Clips, to help Re-Trimming your Seat Covers.

Austin Healey BN1 Carpets & Flooring

Carpet Set

BN1 Carpet Set

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Gearbox parts have sewn materials on edged for attaching to the bodywork.
  • Includes loose materials for attaching to bodywork around Handbrake, Ashtray and Inspection brackets.
  • Includes “Austin of England” Heelpads on the Drivers Side Front Floor carpets.

Underfelt Kit

BN1 Underfelt Kit

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.

Rear Deck Re-Trim Kit

BN1 Rear Deck Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 11

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Armacord, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, materials pieces for the Rear Deck area of your car.
  • Ribbed Armacord is Original for the Austin Healey Rear Deck areas.
  • Also includes pre-cut and sewn materials for the Spare Wheel Cover and Wheelarch Covers.
  • Binding / Edging / Piping to original specification.

Boot Liner Re-Trim Kit

BN1 Boot Liner Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 14

Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Armacord, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, material pieces for the Boot / Trunk area of your car.
  • Ribbed Armacord is Original for the Austin Healey Boot / Trunk areas.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Includes pre-cut and sewn hole for Petrol Filler Neck.

Carpet Fixing Kit

BN1 Carpet Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing clips used to attach your Carpet Set to the bodywork of your car.