Austin Healey Sprite MK1


Austin Healey Sprite MK1 (Frog/Bugeye) Racing  24-03-1959 VIN AN5/12816

Originally supplied by  W.J.Wells Ltd, Austin House, Woodford Green, Essex to Mrs E. Hopkins

Huge history file , 606 NEV has been registered in our name since 1997

Fastidiously built on a new heritage shell in 2009/10 and developed since

Full engine rebuild in 2012 with only 5 races since

Absolutely ready to go, with new suspension and all the best bits

Full race engine with all Peter May parts

1380 Block,new cam bearings fitted-mains line bored-new b/e & mains bearings

Alloy engine back plate

Weber 45 DCOE carbs

Maniflow inlet and exhaust manifold LCB

Peter May  Cylinder head PMH 15 – 11 stud

Roller rockers 1.5 Ratio

Omega forged pistons

Vernier alloy belt drive titan

Piper 310 SP cam

ARP big end bolts ARP cylinder head studs

Steel flywheel + ARP bolts

Oil cooler

Metro turbo radiator

Full race Distributor + Ignitor Electronic ignition + Red rotor arm

NGK Plugs

Alloy Rocker cover

Quaife 4 speed dog box (Peter May)

Concentric clutch bearing kit hydraulic (Peter May)

Formula 3 clutch

aeroquip hoses

Frontline suspension

O/H king pins

500Ib front springs

Nylatron bushes

Front line dampers kit

Rose jointed anti roll bar

11/16 anti roll bar

O/H 4.2 Diff

O/H Propshaft

4 pot Willwood disk brakes + 9″ discs (peter may)

Pedal box triple cylinder (peter may)

Full fibreglass outer body (front, rear, roof, doors ) with Perspex windows

4 Gallon alloy foam filled race tank

facet fuel pump

Battery box in car

Plumbed in Fire extinguisher

Perfect heritage shell

Full cage (Roll centre)

Sparco Seat with 4 point Harness

8 X KN Alloy wheels, 4 with one race old Avon slick others with A048 Yokohamas

All parts used in the build are either new or fully rebuilt.

All race set up records

wiring diagram

Eligible for Class B of Lackford Midget and Sprite Challenge.

This is a really inexpensive entry to classic motor racing or hill climbing.


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