1964 Austin Healey Ashley Sprite GT

Lot: 249

Sold for (£): 12,100
Offered for sale is a 1.275L 1964 Austin Healey Ashley Sprite GT manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 106 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

 Super rare Ashley GT with a fantastic period race car look...

 

  • Fully restored four years ago to Ashley GT spec. New Ashley one-piece front end. Kamm tail
  • Finished in BRG with 13" Black Wires.Very good condition with solid bodywork and no evident rust
  • Rebuilt 1275CC A-Series, unleaded big-valve head, 'Minisport' 1:5 Roller Rockers
  • 'Cobra Classic' bucket seats, 'Allybars' roll-cage, 3-point harnesses, powder coated dash, Motolita wood-rim
  • Four owners from new. Fresh MOT and Tax-Free. Would make a great Hillclimb /Sprint car

 

Lot Details

Registration: DAP 210B RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1964 Engine size: 1.275L
Make: Austin Healey Odometer reading (miles): 9913
Model: Ashley Sprite GT MOT expiry: 2019-02-25
Warranted: No Chassis number: HAN842362

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 106 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

New Ashley one-piece front end. Original Ashley 'Fastback' with Kamm Tail. Supplied with original boot lid. Very good condition. No rust and solid bodywork. Some welding carried out.

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

NEW COBRA CLASSIC BUCKET SEATS POWDER COATED DASHBOARD REFURBISHED TACHO NEW OIL/TEMP GAUGE. SAFETY DEVICES 3 POINT HARNESSES ALLYBARS ROLL CAGE QUILTED TRANSMISSION TUNNEL COVER MOTOLITA WOOD RIM STEERING WHEEL

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Rebuilt 1275CC A-Series, unleaded big-valve head, 'MINISPORT' 1:5 Roller Rockers, Twin 'Pipercross' air filters, 'Cherrybomb' rear exhaust, Aluminium rad, Oil cooler with thermostat, new Water Pump, Electronic ignition, ACR alternator, and negative-earth conversion. Very good oil pressure and steady water temperature.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

Very good condition. Rebuilt by Peter May with upgraded Lay Shaft. New clutch fitted.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

Very good condition.

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Everything works as it should. Electronic ignition fitted.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Some history

About the 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 its 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.
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 Every-day 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