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1958 Austin Healey Mk 1 sprite RESTOMOD SOLD

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  • £14,750 Offers invited
  • 1958
  • West byfleet
Not for sale - it has been sold via a Car and Classic Free Ad
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Austin Healey
Model Sprite
  Sprite MK 1
Year 1958
Mileage 50,000 miles
Country UK
Region Surrey
Town West byfleet
Status Private
Ref C1219722
This car is a genuine UK RHD manufactured car , and has had a comprehensive rebuild , and been upgraded mechanically at the same time . This car was exported to South Africa when new , and has spent all of its life in the Southern Hemisphere, which has helped it remain corrosion free . Finished in willow green with tan interior , this great little car has been fitted with a Nissan 1400 cc engine and gearbox . Disc brakes have been fitted up front ,and up rated telescopic shock absorbers all round , and a rack and pinion steering rack , mini lite alloy wheels.
Car is all steel , bonnet has been modified to open from back to front for easier access to engine bay . Car is rot free, has had new sills and jacking points only . Floor pan is correct and original, with no patches , and there are photos available of it up on a ramp . The cars performance , and handling is much improved , and now is a joy to drive , compared to the original BMC 948 cc and 1275 cc power units ,drum brakes and lever arm shocks . Car is complemented with a new hood , and side screens . Car will be sold with a new MOT . Professional inspection welcome , transportation included in purchase . Selling to make way for other collectibles , will consider other classics , regardless of condition, cars, motorcycle !

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