Classic Cars from United Kingdom

Classic Cars / Triumph / Car for sale

Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD

Sale price: $23,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.08.2016

Car location: Hope Island, Queensland, Australia
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Triumph
Model: TR7 V8
Number of Doors: 2
Color: Polynesian Turquoise UMG
Engine: 3.5
Transmission: Manual
Safety Features: Immobiliser, Safety Belt Pretensioners
Interior Color: Alarm, AM, FM Stereo, CD Player, Convertible
Vehicle Title: Clear (most titles)
Got questions? Ask here!

Do you like this car?

  • 5 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 2 stars
  • 1 stars

Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD for sale

Current customer rating: current rating for this car (2.1) based on 14 votes
Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD Photo
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD
  • Triumph TR7 V8 TR8 in QLD

This car started life as a TR7 in 1981/2. Built at Solihull. England. it was beautifully converted to a TR8 spec in the mid 1990's in the UK using all Rimmer Bros conversion kits. The conversion included a Rover SD1 EFI V8 (216 BHP) engine. Piper 270 cams. modified heads. 4 branch manifolds. twin s/s exhausts. 5 speed SD1 gear box. up rated springs. vented front discs. limited slip diff. mohair hood and cover. re-trimmed interior. sports steering wheel. inertia reel seat belts. 5 14” Minilite alloy wheels and much more. Recently. the cooling system fan motors have been rewired and the cooling system overhauled. Also. the rear axle has been rebuilt with new carrier bearings and wheel bearings.  

There is a large history file dating from the conversion. The car was imported from the UK in 2013 and first registered here in Australia by myself. There is no power steering (recently fitted needle bearings to struts) and since I have serious damage to my shoulder and also my back. it is time to sell. Electronic or hydraulic power steering could be fitted but in my opinion would spoil the car. It drives extremely well with great road feel and goes like a rocket. A much admired car.

Payment by bank transfer.

Also published at eBay.com.au

Want to buy this car?

Comments and questions to the seller:

Name E-mail
Text
Antispam code: (enter the number)

Other classic Triumph cars offered via internet auctions:

Latest arrivals:

1977 Triumph Spitfire -- 1977 Triumph Spitfire -- 12 $9,995.00
1976 Triumph Spitfire 1976 Triumph Spitfire 16 $6,995.00
1980 Triumph Spitfire 1980 Triumph Spitfire 1 $US $4,999.99
1977 Triumph Spitfire 1977 Triumph Spitfire 7 $US $3,200.00
1979 Triumph Spitfire 1979 Triumph Spitfire 21 $9,750.00
1965 Triumph Spitfire 1965 Triumph Spitfire 12 $2,000.00
1964 Triumph Other 1964 Triumph Other 21 $US $10,000.00
1971 Triumph TR-6 1971 Triumph TR-6 6 $19,500.00
1976 Triumph TR-6 1976 Triumph TR-6 7 $US $9,000.00
1972 Triumph TR-6 1972 Triumph TR-6 12 $US $4,210.00
1979 Triumph Spitfire Runs Drives Body Inter VGood 1.5L I4 4 Spd Manual 1979 Triumph Spitfire Runs Drives Body Inter VGood 1.5L I4 4 Spd Manual 12 $7,595.00
1961 Triumph TR3 1961 Triumph TR3 10 $7,600.00
1959 Triumph TR3 1959 Triumph TR3 12 $US $27,500.00
1962 Triumph Other Roadster Best to be Found Nut & Bolt Restoration 1962 Triumph Other Roadster Best to be Found Nut & Bolt Restoration 9 $39,900.00
1976 Triumph TR-6 1976 Triumph TR-6 19 $US $15,050.00
1962 Triumph Other 1962 Triumph Other 12 $6,250.00
1973 Triumph TR-6 Roadster 4 Speed 1973 Triumph TR-6 Roadster 4 Speed 21 $US $4,816.00
1974 Triumph TR-6 1974 Triumph TR-6 12 $5,750.00
1968 Triumph GT6 1968 Triumph GT6 1 $4,200.00
1975 Triumph TC mk11 1975 Triumph TC mk11 8 $4,000.00