AUSTIN-HEALEY SPRITE

There's a problem with convertibles: they've got no rigidity, which makes them a wobbly mess to cane through the corners. The Austin-Healey Sprite was the first car to solve that problem using a chassis, body, and suspension all tied together to eliminate flex. Over the years, the Sprite was affectionately referred to as the "Bugeye" or "Frogeye" for its round, upright headlamps. Although the original design and engineering goal was to have them sink into the bodywork when not in use, that didn't happen because of cost-cutting. Which is a probably a good thing, given the Brit's reputation for shoddy electronics.

 

This is your chance to show your support for Bugeyeparts.  Buy a Bugeye Calendar and enjoy it for a year!

  Email Johnrfelt@hotmail.com

$15 for Desktop  $30 for 24inch x 12 inch  Wall 

 

 Austin Healey Bugeye T Shirt   

Only $13.99  plus shipping 



Date: 2012-01-14, 2:18PM PST
Reply to: sale-spqfn-2800125570@craigslist.org 



1960 Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite. Original Arizona car. Very solid with virtually no rust. Newly powdercoated wheels with new tires. Clean lines, ready for prep and paint. Engine runs well. Perfect candidate for a full restoration. Please contact Daniel for more information, 602 290 6012. $5500.








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