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nosnarb

M –35
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
United States

 
 

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CorvairJim
Nov 22, 2009 at 9:39 pm
You're making great progress - Keep up the good work!
 
 
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CorvairJim
Apr 23, 2008 at 7:07 pm
I have to agree with my wife, MAXXINE, She's gonna be sharp! thumbsup image
 
 
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MAXXINE
Apr 19, 2008 at 7:22 pm
What a nice car, I want to keep up with your progress. She's going to be a beauty!
 
 

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Challenges W: 3 L: 5

 

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“RotoSprite” doesn’t have any current challenges.

Past Challenges

Photo of a 1976 Chrysler. Cordoba.
OLD CHRYSLERS NEVER DIE THEY JUST GO FASTER

1976 Chrysler. Cordoba.

Owner: CORDOBA440MAN

  • OLD CHRYSLERS NEVER DIE THEY JUST GO FASTER: 17 pts (loss)
  • RotoSprite: 43 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 12
  • Ended: Sep 13, 2011
 
Photo of a 1959 Austin-Healey Sprite
BuzzBomb

1959 Austin-Healey Sprite

Owner: BugeyeRX

  • BuzzBomb: 21 pts (win)
  • RotoSprite: 19 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 8
  • Ended: Sep 9, 2011
 
Photo of a 1958 Triumph TR3A
Ol' Red

1958 Triumph TR3A

Owner: CorvairJim

  • Ol' Red: 27 pts (loss)
  • RotoSprite: 33 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 12
  • Ended: Aug 30, 2011
 

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1965 Austin-Healey Sprite Mk III (RotoSprite)

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Photo of a 1965 Austin-Healey Sprite Mk III (RotoSprite)

About

1965 Austin Healey Sprite that is being brought back from the grave with a bridgeported Mazda 12a engine, and a rear axle from an '84 RX7 GSL with disc brakes and LSD

Specs

tbd. Should have about 200hp +/- at the flywheel. will weigh around 1400lbs

Factory Options

n/a

Mods

Bridgeported Mazda 12a
5spd Transmission
Tailshaft housing from mazda b2000
short throw shifter
RX7 GSL Rear axle with LSD and disc brakes
KYB rear shocks
Weber DCOE Side draft carb
Racing beat intake manifold
custom exhaust
electronic direct fire ignition
aluminum radiator
oil cooler
chromed dash
Autometer gauges
chromed rollbar
Vintage Radir wheels 13x5
sumitomo HTR tires
Shaved bumpers, fuel filler tube, and emblems
trunk mounted fuel cell and battery
streetrod wiring harness
halogen headlights
KYB rear shocks
front anti sway bar
custom mesh grill
Pearlized white paint w/ red grandsport stripe on drivers side fender

All modifications are going to be engineered to be bolt-in and the car could be returned to original if desired.

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