Clay Smith's 1960 Austin Healey Sprite with Chevrolet V8Owner: Clay Smith
Model: 1960 Austin Healey Sprite
Engine: Chevy 350 (stroked to 383cid)
Conversion by: unknown
Features and Specifications
|Engine:||Chevy 350cid V8, stroked to 383cid.
Edelbrock intake manifold.
Edelbrock 4 barrel carburetor.
HEI ignition system.
|Cooling:||aftermarket aluminum radiator.
Electric fans, both pushing and pulling.
|Exhaust:||custom 3.5" dual exhaust.
|Transmission:||Chevy TH350 automatic.
|Rear End:||Ford 9" axle, narrowed.
|Front Susp.:||Frontline A-arms and tube shock conversion kit.
Custom steering with modified MG steering rack.
|Brakes:||MGB front calipers.
Triumph Spitfire rotors.
Wilwood dual master cylinders.
|Wheels/Tires:||Crager SS wheels.
Mickey Thompson tires (195/50/15 front and 335/50/15 rear).
|Instruments:||Marshall programmable speedometer,
and fuel level gauge.
|Body:||reinforced with box tubing.
Fiberglass front clip.
Cowl induction hood scoop.
Aluminum fuel cell.
|Electrical:||rear mounted battery.
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