1959 Bugeye Austin Healey Sprite Vintage race car
- Make: Austin Healey
- Model: Sprite Vintage Race Car
- Year: 1959
- Mileage: 1
- Engine size: 948, 1098, 1275
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1959 Austin Healey Sprite Vintage Race CarThis is a good opportunity to acquire a Vintage race Bugeye with logbook, which will make a great Winter Project.
Now at age 76, after many years of restoring and driving old race cars, we have sold two of our shop buildings, andI am being encouraged by my family to retire and sell most of my cars, and huge stock of Vintage parts.
This Historic Bugeye is for sale at the shop and elsewhere.
We will consider all reasonable offers to end early
Currently in the shop for restoration. This is a pretty solid Arizonacar,stripped to bare metal, underside is done and in finish paint. Has Panhard bar and adjustable anti roll in rear. We welded in jack points. stiffeners, and reinforced spring boxes ( which were solid ) same as I did back in '59 to my (then new) Bugeye. Wheels / tires in pictures are to roll around shop.. Comes with alloy kidney bean wheels. Tilt nose. Front disc brakes. Ribcase trans. and more.
ex Karl Flessa the old SCCA Logbook has many events as H/ Production......... thelast 10 years heraced with 948 +.030BMC 'A'. Ribcase. Car is pretty complete as raced, except engine, and the halo was removed from cage for vintage,, but is with the car.
At one time it was also E Mod with twincam.
We do have various 948,1098,1275 engines available reasonably.TERMS...
. $500 deposit by PayPal and balance by wire transfer within 5 Days.
. Stored inside FREE for up to 60 days if needed .......... after 60 days the cost is $60.00 per month
It may say 'pick up only' but we can arrange shipping almost anywhere.
Most of our cars going Down Under, ship through Long Beach California, and to Europe through Savannah Georgia.
. Available at my shop in North Alabama, we have exported many cars and parts to Europe, Asia, and Down Under,and can assist you with arrangements.
Google ..................OldSchool Restorations of North Alabama
Other cars for sale, include the ex Karl Flessa '59 Bugeye race car, a '60 Bugeye street car(sold), a '65 Morgan +4 project, a '57 Mercury Montclair w/Lincoln 368 engine, the ex Bill Leonhardt/ Dan Gallant '57 Volvo 444 race car (oldest Volvo race car still actively racing ), 59'LaDawri Daytona 292 T'Bird w 3 deuces (SOLD, a '60 Lotus 7 Series1, the ex John Helms Fiat 124, spider race car, '72 TE27 Corolla Vintage race car, a'52 BucklerMk10 Taylor AlloyBody, the original Fiberfab Factory Azteca mid-engine Corvair/Porsche 35, a'58 Turner 803, a PreWar Ranger 440 Aircraft engined race car(SOLD, a '29 Studebaker Lt Six Boattail speedster (SOLD, a '38 Studebaker Six preWar AAA Champ Car that ran at Pikes Peak in 1952, 1950's Classic Roadster INDY race car, Flathead Ford Hot Rod built in the 50's, several Vintage race car rolling chassis(s), bodies, and numerous other parts cars and cars for restoration..as well as a 4000 sq ft building full of Vintage parts.