How about dropping a TR motor (4 cylinder) and making an early 'Vitesse' type car. Plus appropriate other mods to make it safe. Probably been done already but would be fun.
Eastern shore of Te Whanganui-a-Tara
Vitesse 6 (owned since 1982, driven for 6 months a long time ago) Vitesse Mk11 Conv (owned since 1992, never driven but the first Vitesse I looked at buying back in early 1982) 2000 BMW R1150 GS 2003 FFRR TD6 HSE
Braking 1972 triumph 1500 fwd,engine and box,and she'll gone.everything else available,at fair price,scale tom 07505731012.
Red convertible 1967 Triumph Herald 13/60. Good condition (not perfect..). Runs well. 20294 miles (unverif). 10 month MoT. No rot. Reluctant sale!
1970 Triumph 1300 Blue 53,000 miles. unused in dry
garage 26 years. No rust plastic still on doors
some spares, workshop manual, handbook. Offer
for good home wanted. For more information