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Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top

Sale price: $26,300.00 make an offer
Last update: 22.08.2014

Car location: Canada
Sale type: Fixed price listing

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Manufacturer: Triumph
Model: Other
Year: 1968
Type: Convertible
Color: Triumph Racing Green
Mileage: 65,000
Engine: 2.5L 2498CC 152Cu. In. l6 GAS OHV Naturally Aspirated
Transmission: 5 Speed plus 7 speed overdrive
Fuel Type: GAS
Trim: Base
Interior Color: Black full leather
Vehicle Title: Clear
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Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top for sale

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  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
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  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top
  • Triumph : Other TR250 with Surrey Top

The Triumph TR250 was built between 1967 and 1968. during which time only 8. 80 were built and approximately 600 TR250's remain worldwide making this one of the rarest Triumphs available.
I'm selling my multi award winning 1968 Triumph TR250 with overdrive transmission and very desirable Surrey tops.
This matching numbers car has recently completed a body off restoration to the highest standards. with 1000+  man hours.   The frame and body are totally rust free. with great panel gaps and a high quality paint that includes the correct painted. not stick-on silver stripe.
My goal was to build the ultimate driving TR250. to be safe. reliable and yet in keeping with the classic British feel.
This car has many expensive upgrades which are listed below. however non are irreversible and all original parts have been retained and are included in the sale.
Uprated front spindles (Goodparts).
Quick ratio steering rack.
Goodparts powder coated front and rear springs.
Front and rear adjustable sway bars (Goodparts).
Uprated half shafts (Goodparts).
Toyota 4 pot front brake calipers with vented. cross drilled and slotted rotors.
Willwood in car adjustable dual master cylinder.
Morgan rear brake cylinders and finned aluminum brake drums.
16"x7" Konig wheels.
Nissan R200 Limited Slip Differential with Goodparts mounting kit.
Spax adjustable shock absorbers front and rear with frame brace.
Uprated trailing arms with Goodparts adjustable brackets.
Toyota 5 speed transmission.
Hi Torque starter motor.
125 Amp alternator.
Goodpart oil recovery system.
Stainless steel exhaust with 6x2x3x1x2 header with O2 sensor and dual box outlet.
Goodparts triple inlet manifold with throttle bodies made from Stromberg carbs.
Triple electronic fuel injection from Patten Engineering.
Aluminum radiator with electric thermostatically controlled fan and mechanical fan eliminator.
Goodparts polished stainless steel radiator shroud.
The matching numbers engine pulls strong all the way to the red line. has great compression and oil pressure.   It has a lightened long back flywheel. custom thrust washer and new bearings. standard rings and gaskets.  
The car has a custom wiring harness that integrates the fuel injection and has relays and fuses for all loads.
The troublesome ammeter has been replaced by a matching voltmeter.
The interior has been finished in black leather and faithfully copies the original seats and panels.
Leather wrapped 13" steering wheel.
The extremely rare Surrey top has been made from Sunfast cloth and the aluminum hard top has a high quality head liner.
The entire interior and hard top has FatMat sound/heat retardant installed.
All lights except for the headlights (relay controlled) have been upgraded to very bright LED's.
Stainless steel front and rear bumpers and overrides.
Every nut and bolt was replaced on this car to either Grade 8 or stainless steel.

For the purists all of the following original parts are included with the car:
Two original steering wheels.
Set of 5 original steel wheels with 4 Rubery Owen style hubcaps.
Numbers matching rebuilt A Type overdrive gearbox.
Numbers matching and rebuilt differential.
Original half shafts.
Original trailing arms. springs and complete front suspension.
Original brakes including calipers. drums and booster.
Original wiring harness. bulbs and electrical components.
Original Stromberg carbs c/w inlet and exhaust manifolds.
Original chrome bumpers.
Original aluminum magnetic fuel filler cap.
Original Ammeter.
Original amber rear light lenses.
Original style heater valve.
Extra set of gauge and switches.
Extra original TR250 wood dash in fantastic condition.
I have a perfect wide port later cylinder head complete with new valves that is ready for a machine shop to install hardened seats.
All of the original nuts and bolts.

I have many more photographs of the build and can take a specific shot if required. just let me know what you want to see.
This car must be see and driven to be appreciated and I strongly suggest third party inspection.

I have a 22' car hauler and can assist in transporting the car and parts for an agreed fee.
  

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