New addition to stable

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Jack Maskell
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New addition to stable

Post by Jack Maskell » Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:21 pm

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Always wanted a Healey and here it is(the poor man's model). 86000 miles.
1959 Austin Healey Sprite
And you thought a roadster was hard to get into!
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68 solex rolling chassis
67 spl311 original
67 custom rotary spl311
68 spl311 donor car

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Gregs672000
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Re: New addition to stable

Post by Gregs672000 » Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:10 pm

Ha! Beautiful! Looks like a new puppy that's excited of be part of a family!
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'67 2000 #588
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Solex68
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Re: New addition to stable

Post by Solex68 » Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:21 pm

I love it.
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68 2000 U20
Always willing to help another Datsun Roadster owner
Pending installs: SS brake lines, Stan Stealth Dizzy, Denso TT plugs

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theunz
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Re: New addition to stable

Post by theunz » Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:28 pm

Always loved the bug eye Sprites, nice.
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1969 2000 solex mine since 1972, under resurrection. 1969 Porsche 911s -worth more, but not as valuable!

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Re: New addition to stable

Post by FergO2k » Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:31 am

Those are cool, and certainly hold their value. One of the lightest weight cars out their, and that looks great!
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Jack Maskell
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Re: New addition to stable

Post by Jack Maskell » Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:53 pm

Thanks, 1275 engine, rib case trans and a header makes it quite nimble.
68 solex rolling chassis
67 spl311 original
67 custom rotary spl311
68 spl311 donor car

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Re: New addition to stable

Post by ARowe84 » Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:15 pm

That’s awesome. I have a 69 1600 and my dad has a 60 bugeye with the 948. Both tons of fun and head turners
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Santa Rosa, Ca.