1960 Austin Healey Mk1 'Frogeye' Sprite

Lot: 416

Sold for (£): 11,988
Offered for sale is a 0.948L 1960 Austin Healey MK1 'Frogeye' Sprite manual that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 92 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Loved by everyone, the remarkable little Frogeye Sprite...


  • Imported into the UK in 2001. LHD to RHD swap. Purchased by our vendor on 9/12/16
  • Really well presented in Cherry Red with cream wheels, lovely interior and good chrome
  • Fully fettled from stem to stern by 'Le Riche' in Jersey. 48hrs, £3,341.80 on 15/04/17
  • Electrical upgrades - Radio, speakers, smart charger etc. £565.49 on 8/06/17
  • MOT until May 2020, issued with no advisories 


Lot Details

Registration: YSL 780 RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1960 Engine size: 0.948L
Make: Austin Healey Odometer reading (miles): 3703
Model: MK1 'Frogeye' Sprite MOT expiry: 2020-05-21
Warranted: No Chassis number: AN5229826

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 92 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle 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