Regularly serviced, just needs new engine and radiator, no bigge. ;)
Well yes... Presumably the radiator split and the motor got cooked.
Mehmet fitted a LPT motor into an R, and reckoned it was brilliant - that we my immediate thought with this one.
Plus the $850 manual conversion kit that Rob linked ... Be a highly entertaining car for ~$3000 (depending on how good your haggling skills are).
And yet I'm tempted. Rrrrr
It is a good price for a good looking car.