40th Anniversary


Sterling Dimensions:  (14.7 Long X  5.7" Wide X  3.8" Tall)
weight: 1900 LBs,  weight distribution: F&R 43/57

Sterling Body/Chassis Kit 

Sterling Sports Cars is a Registered Trademark of  Sterling Sports Cars LLC. 
Content and designs are Copyright protected  


We crate and pack kit car bodies, chassis & parts.
for world wide shipping.

Sterling Dimensions (174" Long X 67.5" Wide X 42.5' Tall) weight 1900lbs, distribution F&R 45/55

(( Rebuild your car from all new modern parts. ))

Perfect match of style and performance.

The Sterling kit car still has stood the test of time with its classic shape but now with modern style and engineering its art on wheels. The original bodies are up to .5" inches think with a double wall structure built into the body during molding. There are now 25 new customizable features we sell to make your Sterling super car new again.

Assembly Required

B03 Summer 2014
The Sterling kit car has been around for 40 years and sold all over the world under different names. Sterling, Nova, Eagle, Eureka, and Puma. We are the exclusive global suppler for the cars and all its parts. Note: estimated 45% of our parts ship to other counties.  Please note:  The club website will try to help you find used Sterlings to rebuild. You can rebuild one with all the replacement parts we sell. 

The Sterling still looks modern its a kit developed to be built in your own garage with basic tools. What makes this kitcar unique is that you can build it your way. The frame and suspension of the original cars are based on a classic VW beetle. There is a vast array of suspension, interior, and trim parts we sell to help you rebuild your kit. The major parts including the engine, transaxle, and fuel tank available from a number of select parts suppliers at a very economical price.

Here’s a list of what parts we sell to fit the original Sterling body and NOVA bodies from the UK, Australia, South Africa, and South America.

o Two hood options
o Nose under section panel, and RH, LH lower RX style side panels.
o Rear window tunnel with DOT glass window
o Rear molded lower panel, engine cover panel
o Assembly Manual: detailing assembly of kit and additional parts sourcing
o 18 circuit wiring harness is divided and bagged into a sub wire all electrical hardware.
Interior Accessories: interior including, sport seats, rear bulkhead window tunnel, dash assembly and:
Complete dash options with pod, and center console
o Sport Seats, and hardware,
o Adjustable seat tracks with hardware
o Glass windshield - DOT safety glass, with top tint and black boarder.
o Rear interior window - DOT safety glass, cockpit rubber gaskets, weather strip
o Side windows, glass DOT power windows
o Side window hardware and rubber trim
o Top canopy rubber gasket kit
o Windshield wiper assembly parts, motor included, reservoir, wiper arms, blades, linkage, tubing, wiper switch fasteners and brackets.

(click on our replacment parts link on our front page for all the parts you need)

Major Components/Parts needed to compete the restoration of your Sterling also may include
Engine, computer, and exhaust manifolds, Subaru 1989- to present, see build manual
Radiator w/fans and plastic shroud, radiator hoses, and clamps,
For Subaru transaxle use block off plate adapter and new high performance CV joints

Wiring harness w/engine, throttle control, & ignition sections, so it can be simplified.
Wheels and tire recommended size: 17" 225/45R17 or  17" 275/40R17
Gauge kit, steering column, Idid-it brand or Flaming River Brand steering columns,
Metal brake lines, gas tank, filler cap

Tail lights, head lights, and side view mirrors
Seat belts, shifter, steering wheel
Aluminum sheet 6061 series with 1/8" long rivets, and 3/16"long rivets: Aluminum sheet for engine shrouds, interior cockpit, foot well box, block-off plates, patch covers, and engine bay aluminum paneling.
Interior fabric and carpet, paint
It never ends, you can alway s add more features.

Sterling RX Specifications

Dry weight structure 1890 lbs.
Wt. Dist (F/R) 45/55 (%)
Wheelbase 96.5"
Overall length 174"
Track (F/R) 61.5"
Overall height 42.5"
Overall width 67.5"
Ground clearance 4.5"
Layout mid engine RWDreplacement
Roll cage, 6 point w/integrated side impact beams.


Engine Options 
Configuration options, Buick V6, Ford v6, VW,
Subaru Boxter option 2.0/2.5L, Electric motors, and more

Rolling tube chassis and full body kit $27,450


Subaru up to 400HP