1979 Triumph Spitfire
Sale price: $10,995.00 make an offer
Last update: 17.08.2016
Technical specifications, photos and description:
For sale in our Detroit showroom is this Great 1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500. The Triumph Spitfire was originally designed to compete in the small sports car market and to compete with the Austin Healy Sprite and Triumphâ€™s idea was to use their small saloon the mechanicals from their small model the Herald as a foundation for the new project. The Triumph had one big advantage over its competition where the Austin Healy was of unitary construction. the Herald featured a separate chassis. This particular Spitfire is a beautiful fully restored example of the Triumph that spent most of its time in the south in Georgia and has never had any rust or required any body repairs. In 2002 the car was stripped and given a fresh repaint in Jaguar British Racing Green that has been well maintained and looks just as good as when it was first completed. In 2012 the engine was completely rebuilt which was professionally done including a high performance cam. 1. 5â€ dual euro spec HS4 carbs. and new header which greatly increased the power rating and still has just over 6. 00 miles on the rebuild today. In just the last 2 years much has been improved on this great little convertible including a completely new brake system with slotted rotors up front and new master cylinder. new quick ratio steering rack. new axle shaft and drive flange. new radial tires. a new street roll bar. new ignition system. new fuel pump. and a new oversized radiator with electric fan and Kevlar hoses. The interior of this Triumph look fantastic as well with the original wood dash panel. the black leather that is in flawless condition. a new carpet kit. and even has a new Pioneer Bluetooth stereo system with some great sounding speakers to match. This Triumph is a great little car that is a blast to drive and with such low mileage since being fully restored will need nothing more than regular maintenance to continue to be a fun toy for many years to come. For more information on this 1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500 including over 100 HD photos and video please visit www. gatewayclassiccars. com or dial 313-982-3100 to speak with one of our friendly sales staff.Vehicle Photos: Vehicle Warranty:
This Vehicle is owned by the Company. However. the Company is not making any representations as to the condition. authenticity. mileage or originality of the vehicle. The Company is not issuing any warranties. verbal or written and is not responsible for any omissions or errors in advertising. The Customer is relying solely on his/her own inspection. knowledge and judgment on this vehicle. The Customer has inspected the vehicle. or has had the opportunity to inspect the vehicle. and accepts the vehicle on an AS-IS. WHERE-IS. basis. Seller reserves the right to end the auction at any point in time.Terms and Conditions: Payment Options We accept the following payment methods:
- Cashier's Check/money order
- Cash (in person)
- Personal check (once cleared)
Vehicle Pickup & Shipping All shipping charges are buyer's responsibility. General Terms
How to Purchase:
The easiest way to purchase a vehicle is to give us a call at 313-982-3100 or email us at detroit@gatewayclassiccars. com
- Bid or send a Best Offer with confidence - call. text or email with any questions before bidding. We want you to know exactly what you're looking at. Just ask us for more pictures or a custom tailored video.
- $1000 deposit needed within 24 hours of offer being accepted. - A deposit is a commitment to purchase and is non-refundable which is applied to the purchase amount.
- Payment methods: ACH. wire transfer. cashier's check. credit card(3% fee). personal check(10 business days to clear). and of course- cash. PayPal not accepted.
- Signed purchase contracts. cleared payment in full. and a copy of your driver's license will be needed before the vehicle is released.
- Our hours are 9-5pm EST Monday through Saturday.Fees and Taxes
- Taxes are subject to location of vehicle and buyer's place of residency. Buyer is responsible for taxes paid.☎ Call or text "14114" to 313-263-5097 for more information
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