A rare 1950 Healey Silverstone racecar is to feature in Silverstone Auctions' July 26 and 27 sale at the legendary circuit in Northampton, UK.

The lot is one of just 105 ever built and carries an estimate of £160,000-180,000 ($271,250-305,156).

Healey Silverstone auction
The Healey Silverstone rolled off the production line in 1950

It was designed to get around a tax increase that was imposed on luxury cars costing more than £1,000, but proved one of the most successful racers of its era - easily capable of speeds of over 100mph.

We have this racing jacket owned by actor and petrolhead Paul Newman for sale.

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