1958 Austin Healey Sprite Mk1

Lot Number 310

1958 Austin Healey Sprite Mk1

A Frogeye Sprite in Banana Yellow, form an orderly queue...

 

Delivered new to South Africa in 1958 and repatriated to the UK in 2014

Comprehensive documented restoration in Pretoria around 2001.

Work included full engine rebuild, gearbox upgrade and much more

 

 

 

Interesting history file showing the South African owners, rebuild photos and the Heritage Certificate

Although an ""older restoration"", the car has remained in a superb condition

 

 

 

  • Sold for: £12,100

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 2nd June | 12.00am BST
  • BODY COLOUR
    Yellow
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    275UYK

SUMMARY

A Frogeye Sprite in Banana Yellow, form an orderly queue...

 

Delivered new to South Africa in 1958 and repatriated to the UK in 2014

Comprehensive documented restoration in Pretoria around 2001.

Work included full engine rebuild, gearbox upgrade and much more

 

 

 

Interesting history file showing the South African owners, rebuild photos and the Heritage Certificate

Although an ""older restoration"", the car has remained in a superb condition

 

 

 

DESCRIPTION

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
310
Make
AUSTIN HEALEY
Model
SPRITE MK1
Registration Number
275UYK
Chassis Number
AN53009
Engine Number
9CUH2481
Transmission
manual
Body Colour
Yellow

CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

OVERALL:

108 / 135

Exterior


Bodywork:

Glass:

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Chrome:

Trim:

Interior


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Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Engine


Components:

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Starting:

Running:

Transmission


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Clutch:

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Running Gear


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Electrics


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Vehicle History


About the CCA Vendor Condition Report


A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review their condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. CCA will not entertain any disputes over vendor condition reports.

Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car

Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts

Good Everyday useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history

Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history

Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history

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