Austin Healey Spite - 17003


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Austin Healey Spite
[17003]

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

This was amongst the most famous light weight sports cars, affectionately known as "Frog Eyed", due to its protruding headlamps. This kit reproduces the "Frog Eyed" car in every detail, including metal chassis components. - Taken from the 1991 edition catalogue

1991 edition catalogue, listed as part of the Hi-Tech Classic Series.

1992 edition catalogue, listed as Austin Healey Spite MK1 from Austin Healey Spite.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 17
Rarity of early version: Rare
First Issued: 1992


Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 10: Gavin McLeod


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1991 Edition Ref: 17003
1992 Edition Ref: 17003





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