1965 Austin Healey Sprite, Mark III, Blue, Convertible, No Reserve

Price: US $5,400.00 Item location: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
  • Make: Austin Healey
  • Model: Sprite
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: 2 Door
  • Year: 1965
  • Mileage: 9,999
  • VIN: HAN8L55676
  • Color: Blue
  • Engine size: 1098 CC 4-cyl
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Brown
  • Options: Original wood veneer, new carpet, Convertible
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1965 Austin Healey Sprite

PRICED TO SALENO RESERVE1965 Austin Healey Sprite Mark IIIwith a 4 cylinder 1098 cc engine(1.1 L A-Series I-4)Uses a SK side draft racing carburetor (OER corporation)Manual gearboxCrane Cams Fire Ball XP700 Ignition SystemBeautiful blue colorNO TOP INCLUDEDNew TiresAwesome Roll BarUnsure of actualmileageOdometer has rolled overRuns and drives great.The car is positive (+) earth.The headlights taillights brake lights turn signalsflashershorn interior panel lightswindshield washers and wipers all work.Oil Pressure Gauge and Water Temperature Gauge work great.Other gauges do not read correctly. RPM Gauge does not work at all.The speedometer does not read correctly and can be noisy sometimes.I use an app on my phone (digihud) for a speedometer.The interior has new carpet the original Mark 3 seats and original wood veneer panels.The wood veneer panels are cracking but still look great for a 50 year old car.The car comes with many original and new parts some new in the box.Here are just a few of the parts that are included:EXTRA PARTSNewGenerator (needs to be polarized)Accelerator cableRack seals for front steering rackQH Brake ShoesOriginalHeater Unit to include hoses Heater box and core and Heater blower. (see Pic)Drivers handbookClymer Automotive Service ManualThe car has vibrations between 50 and 55 mph.The exhaust pipe on passenger side rattles at low speeds.Hand brake cable needs to be hooked up.This car is a real head turner and a blast to drive.The kids go crazy over it.Here is a link to a video ride along:https://youtu.be/ACzPE-uukEAI love this car but it needs a new home. It drives like a dream.Watch the video and see for yourself.Feel free to message me with any questions.