Classic Car Catalogue

Purvis 1974



The Purvis Eureka was unveiled at the Melbourne Car Show in March 1974. It is based on a British Nova, also known as the Sterling in the USA. Beeing a kit car it uses a Volkswagen Beetle floorpan. The plastic body is only about 40 inches high and has no doors. The entire roof including the windscreen and side windows lifts up on gas struts, allowing access inside.