Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite – Sebring Replica 1960

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Lot No: 55

At a Glance:

Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1960 Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite - Sebring Replica 61,-000 (Not Warranted) £11,400.00 + buyers premium


This Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite/ Sebring replica has had 4 owners from new, 2 of which are from the same family. The car had a ground up professional restoration in 2017 and has covered 300 miles since. Upgraded 1275cc engine, gearbox and clutch. Fully balanced engine. Upgraded differential and half shafts. Engine built by Don Loughlin automotive. Roll over cage fitted.

Included in the paperwork is an agreed value with James Insurance for £25,000.

Listed on the Sebring register at John Sprinzel’s Sebring Sprites (car 93), he was the foremost Sebring expert there was click here


Auctioneers Notes: This is a real fun car and is a genuine Sebring replica. The history file tells the story of the restoration carried out by Archers Garage Ltd (renowned specialists click here for info) of Tyvidale, West Midlands and adds up to a staggering amount of money. The roll cage was fitted for safety reasons and not for competition. This cracking car has only come to the market because the vendor just does not have the time to use her and it was his father’s car.

Full Details:

Lot No. 55
Auction 26th July 2019 - 93% SOLD
Vehicle Make Austin Healey
Vehicle Model Frogeye Sprite - Sebring Replica
Year of Manufacture 1960
Mileage 61,-000 (Not Warranted)
Registration 9957RE
Date first Registered 28-03-1960
Chassis Number AN534708
Engine Number 9CUH/34870
Estimated Sale Price £11,500 - 12,000

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