wvonkessler
wvonkessler New Reader
4/11/12 10:16 a.m.

Seems like a pretty good deal to me: http://jacksonville.craigslist.org/pts/2927986233.html

PS122
PS122 Reader
4/11/12 10:58 a.m.

Thank god it is a safe distance away!

nderwater
nderwater UltraDork
4/11/12 11:11 a.m.

Do Want!

wearymicrobe
wearymicrobe HalfDork
4/11/12 11:13 a.m.

Thank god it is a safe distance away!

fasted58
fasted58 UltraDork
4/11/12 11:15 a.m.

I'd rock that... yea

914Driver
914Driver MegaDork
4/11/12 11:54 a.m.

When you pick it up, swing by and get this also. We can work out gas cards or something.

http://jacksonville.craigslist.org/mcy/2911547983.html

Gearheadotaku
Gearheadotaku SuperDork
4/12/12 2:15 p.m.

Would a rotary fit 'easily' in there? Add a cut down windshield and leave the patina alone.

Most...not..dial..phone....

Have... Challenge.... project..... already....

wvonkessler
wvonkessler New Reader
4/17/12 9:33 p.m.
Gearheadotaku wrote: Would a rotary fit 'easily' in there? Add a cut down windshield and leave the patina alone. Most...not..dial..phone.... Have... Challenge.... project..... already....

Seen John Thomas of Solo Nationals fame take a rotary bugeye to task and beat its owner with plenty of time to spare. It can and has been done and is quick and light and dances better than a 911.

speedbiu
speedbiu Reader
4/18/12 5:28 a.m.

I talk to the guy a couple days ago and the car is from Oregon orig.and is a Kelger racing car.Lots of parts are included but the dog house is missing because someone was going to put a rotory in it.It don't have any rust issues ether.I thought about it but just don't need it.Its been for sale for a couple months here now.

Ian F
Ian F UberDork
4/20/12 11:07 a.m.
Gearheadotaku wrote: Would a rotary fit 'easily' in there? Add a cut down windshield and leave the patina alone.

With a turbo?

Google: Jeff Kiesel 1958 Bugeye Sprite built for solo2 E Modified class

Cotton
Cotton Dork
4/20/12 11:51 a.m.

If this had a title I'd buy it, but I already have one bugeye without a title. I swear sometimes I think more bugeyes exist without titles than with...

WilberM3
WilberM3 Dork
4/21/12 11:12 p.m.

good god i want that. my dad raced a '59 bugeye but it had the stock bodywork and i SO dig the flares on that thing.... what might be involved in getting a title for something like this?

maybe i can justify it to myself by visiting my bro in atlanta?

fasted58
fasted58 UltraDork
4/21/12 11:26 p.m.

so, did n e body rescue this yet?

wvonkessler
wvonkessler New Reader
4/26/12 10:17 a.m.
WilberM3 wrote: good god i want that. my dad raced a '59 bugeye but it had the stock bodywork and i SO dig the flares on that thing.... what might be involved in getting a title for something like this? maybe i can justify it to myself by visiting my bro in atlanta?

No title needed to register it in GA.

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