No, it was not an option on later years at least. My '79 came with one
"right off the boat".
From: Bowley, Glenn (GC CT) [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 1999 4:38 AM
To: 'Kevin B. Rhodes'; email@example.com
Subject: RE: spit map light
I believe this was part of an "option" package for the Spitfire, I have one
on my ' 75.
I seem to remember seeing the light and some other "goodies" described in an
old Spitfire advertisement. Maybe someone could verify this (an original