1958 TRIUMPH TR3A-COMPLETE RESTORATION-NEW TOP-GREAT BRITISH MOTORCAR!
Sale price: $12,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.11.2013
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We are here for you at MotoeXotica Classic Cars and will ensure your online buying experience will be a pleasurable one from start to finish. We are now in our 10th year selling on Ebay with over 1. 00 positive feedbacks! MotoeXotica was one of the Pioneer Classic Car dealers on Ebay and have seen a lot of dealers come and go. We have a brick and mortar 30. 00 sq. ft. building on 5 acres in St. Louis. MO to serve you; we like to sell our cars the same way as we would like to purchase them. fairly and honestly. We ask for a nominal $500. 00 credit card deposit and give you a 7 day grace period to inspect the car. If you find the car not to your liking we will refund your deposit with no questions asked should you get here and not like the vehicle.
We all know that the financial times right now are tough. With the stock market being so volatile and investments becoming less valuable. many people are turning to the classic car market to invest their money. Putting your money into a hard asset that you can enjoy everyday is becoming a very popular option. especially now when the marketplace is lower then it's been in many years. We invite you to put your money into a vehicle that is fun to own and brings back memories of when you were younger.
We offer financing through two of the best lenders in the industry. If you visit www. jjbest. com or www. woodsidecredit. com they are currently offering very attractive rates for all collector and special interest automobiles. With loan amounts from $10. 00 to $500. 00. and flexible terms of up to 12 years. you can get financed for as low as 6. 99%.
Please feel free to contact us at anytime during the duration of the auction with any questions you may have.
Please see my "ME" Page for other exciting cars of distinction on EBAY.Start Slideshow Stop Slideshow Next Image Previous Image In 1957 the Triumph TR3A was introduced as a replacement for its predecessor. the TR3. The 3A featured improved design and mechanics. The car used a twin SU carburetor version of the 1991cc four cylinder standard Vanguard engine tuned to increase its output to 90 horsepower. With the overdrive fitted. the car could reach a maximum speed of 108 mpg and return 33 miles per gallon. The TR3A. built for the American Market. became a great sports racer because of its low cost. speed. durability. handling and ease to maintain. TR3's enjoyed much success in competition rallies including the Coupe Des Alpes in 1958.
MotoeXotica Classic Cars is pleased to offer the beautiful. restored 1958 Triumph TR3A you see pictured. The TR3A is a rarely seen little roadster that was only built for 7 years. This particular TR3A is finished in red with black interior. has been beautifully maintained. lovingly cared for and stored by the previous owner. The car has gone through a restoration several years ago but still looks very good. The car has been finished in bright red and looks beautiful with only a few minor imperfections. There are some minor scratches and chips to the body that are expected from age but none are major. There is a small ding in the hood – the previous owner stated that they shut the hood on one of the carburetor dampeners which. in turn. dinged the hood. The chrome is in great condition with a brilliant shine. The white canvas convertible top is in great condition. showing no signs of wear or staining. It does come with a matching white canvas boot and a tonneau cover in white vinyl for days when it just feels right to drive topless! We also have a new set of white side curtains that will need to be fitted to the car. The car also has a painted wire spare and new set of aluminum gravel guards included. The optional chrome luggage rack looks great!
Inside. the interior looks great and has been recently reupholstered. The seats are wrapped in black vinyl with white piping and only show minimal wear. The black carpet and door panels are also in great condition. The dash is finished in black vinyl and looks very good with no buckling in the vinyl. From the outside. the car is obviously an eye-catcher. but it looks great on the inside as well!
Under the hood is very clean and the little 4 cylinder runs great. The motor is nicely detailed and sits in a tidy engine bay. The motor is nicely painted and detailed and has all new correct decals. Recently. the TR3A was tuned up and had both an electronic ignition and gear reduction starter installed. The car runs cool after driving extensively in hot & humid Missouri weather! Mated to the 4 cylinder is a manual transmission.
The little roadster sits upon a set of 15” chrome 60 spoke wheels wrapped in 165HR15 Vredestein tires that look great. There is a spare in the rear compartment. The VIN number is TS31789L and the mileage currently shows 13 miles. The car is being sold on a clean & clear. mileage exempt Missouri title. GET OUT AND DRIVE!!!
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TO BID YOU MUST BE OVER 18 and pay with a money order. cashiers check or wire transfer. Please do not bid without the intent to finalize this transaction. Winning bidders that do not finalize will receive negative feedback. Sorry. NO bid retractions allowed in the last 24 hours of the auction. ask questions BEFORE you bid. IF YOU SHOULD GET HERE AND NOT LIKE THE CAR FOR WHATEVER REASON. I WILL PROMPTLY REFUND YOUR MONEY WITH NO QUESTIONS ASKED. Documentation Fee: There will be a $195. 00 fee added to each car sold. This includes title transfer. inventory tax. holding costs. vehicle preparation. storage and overnight documentation delivery. ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH CAR BEING SOLD WHERE IS. AS IS. ! . Please. ASK if you have a question! Seller reserves the right to end auction early. Cell phone provided below and all Email will be answered PROMPTLY. Bidders with less than 10 feedbacks MUST email us before bidding showing their intent to purchase the vehicle. Due to increasing non-paying bidders. we reserve the right to cancel your bid if you do not have more then 10 feedbacks. Sorry. WE WILL NOT TOLERATE BID INTERFERENCE! The vehicle is offered with a right to a personal inspection by any bidder or agent of any bidder. Whether a buyer decides to inspect a vehicle themselves/have a 3rd party inspection or no inspection at all. feedback MUST be left before the vehicle is released to the buyer/agent/shipper. This is due to our generous refund and return policy. Motoexotica Classic Cars has been a part of eBay Motors since 1999 and has maintained a great reputation. We would like to keep it that way for future customers! The Vehicle is being sold by a Licensed State of Missouri Dealer (Motoexotica Classic Cars). Any Missouri resident must pay local MO sales tax and licensing fees. All other will do so in their home state. All used vehicles should be assumed to have some degree of wear. No vehicle is perfect to everyone. Each vehicle has its strengths. styles. tendencies and shortcomings. Therefore. despite our best efforts to verify a vehicle's mechanical condition. we are not able to warranty a manufacturer's workmanship or previous owner's diligence in care. It is for this reason that all vehicles are sold "AS IS". We have described the above mentioned vehicle to the best of our ability. However. with all pre-owned automobiles. the condition is subjective. Please be advised that no oral or written statements concerning any vehicle constitutes a representation or warranty of the condition of the said vehicle. You need to check with your local goverment for any special rules regarding these older vehicles passing inspections. We are not liable for any vehicle not passing inspection for your country. If for any reason you recieve your vehicle and have buyers remorse. are not happy with the vehicle or just don't want it for any reason we will purchase the car back from you. You WILL be responsible for a restocking fee that will equal 20% of the purchase price of the vehicle. You will also be responsible for shipping the vehicle back to our shop at your expense. The vehicle is available for inspection prior to bidding. If you are the high bidder and unable to inspect said vehicle before auction close. you or an agent will have seven(7) days to inspect said vehicle after the close of auction. I encourage a physical inspection strongly to avoid any misunderstandings or representations. All disputes arising out of or resulting from this sale shall be finally determined by binding arbitration in St. Louis. Missouri in accordance with the commercial rules of arbitration of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitration shall be carried out by one or more arbitrators in accordance with said rules. Any award shall be enforceable in any court of competent jurisdiction in the same manner as judgments. This agreement to arbitrate shall survive the sale of the automobile described herein. Buyer and Seller hereby agree that Missouri law shall control for all purposes under this Bill of Sale. Buyer and Seller hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of Missouri to specifically enforce the agreement to arbitrate and to enter judgment of and enforce the award of the arbitrator. All above terms and conditions are applied to vehicle sales. whether through Ebay or otherwise. Sorry. but in all fairness to the bidding process. I will NOT disclose my reserve price until the auction has ended.
Payment must be made by Cashiers Check. Money Orders or Wire Transfers payable in US Dollars. A Refundable deposit in the amount of $500. 00 must be received within Twenty-Four(24)hours of the auctions close either by Master Card. Visa or PayPal. The buyer has seven(7) days from close of auction to inspect the vehicle. If the vehicle is not to your liking within this seven day inspection period then your deposit will be refunded 100%. If an inspection or decision takes longer then seven days and you find the vehicle not to your liking. your deposit will be forfeited and the car will be relisted. Final payment must be received within ten (10) days of the auction close. The refundable deposit only applies if you or an agent inspect said vehicle in St. Louis and find it not to your liking. I will not be responsible for buyers remorse or problems found to said vehicle once they have left my property. I am just being realistic. most of the cars I deal in are vintage and by their very nature will need TLC and some degree of attention sooner or later. These are not new cars and should not be treated as such. Once full payment has been received. Seller will fax a copy of clear title. Bill of sale. Buyers guide and additional DMV forms to the Buyer to sign and return via fax. The forms must be returned to the Seller prior to the shipment of said vehicle. Original paperwork will be sent to Buyer Via overnight mail seven(7)days from date of final payment. Transportation will commence only after final payment and signed documentation are received. Once a car is picked up from our premises. you will NOT be able to return the car.
For a quote on shipping any where in the world. please feel free to email us at Heath@Motoexotica. com. We will give you a cost for open and/or enclosed transport as well as overseas shipping if necessary. International Transportation We are happy to accommodate our overseas buyers! Over the last 10 years we have exported cars to Norway. Germany. Estonia. Puerto Rico. Hawaii. Alaska. Costa Rica. Brazil. British Columbia. Canada and other locations around the world. Overseas shipments will be placed into a steel container for safe sea passage. We take care of all the details and paperwork. All you have to do is collect the car at port and enjoy!
We offer financing through two of the best lenders in the industry. If you visit www. jjbest. com or www. woodsidecredit. com they are currently offering very attractive rates for all collector and special interest automobiles. With loan amounts from $10. 00 to $500. 00. and flexible terms of up to 12 years. you can get financed for as low as 6. 99%. www. jjbest. com www. woodsidecredit. com
ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH CAR BEING SOLD WHERE IS. AS IS. ! . Please. ASK if you have a question! Seller reserves the right to end auction early. Cell phone provided below and all Email will be answered PROMPTLY. The vehicle is offered with a right to a personal inspection by any bidder or agent of any bidder. The Vehicle is being sold by a Licensed State of Missouri Dealer (Motoexotica Classic Cars). Any Missouri resident must pay local MO sales tax and licensing fees. All other will do so in their home state. The vehicle is available for inspection prior to bidding. If you are the high bidder and unable to inspect said vehicle before auction close. you or an agent will have (7) days to inspect said vehicle after the close of auction. I encourage a physical inspection strongly to avoid any misunderstandings or representations.
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