1959 Triumph TR3A
Estimate (£): 21,000 - 24,000
(+buyer’s premium of 12% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 1.99L 1958 Triumph TR3 A manual that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 122 / 135.
Classic Car Auctions says:
Repatriated roadster rejuvenated after a meticulous restoration...
CCA Condition Report
Chassis rebuilt, sandblasted and repainted. All components removed, parts cleaned to bare metal, repainted, new parts fitted where required.
Full interior refitted, including new black/white piped leather for front seats and dashboard recovered.
Engine rebuilt with new liners, upgraded to 76. Reground crankshaft, new oil pump and new timing chain assembly. Full stainless steel exhaust system
TR4 gearbox fitted with full synchromesh (supplied with the original TR3A Box). New propshaft fitted and new clutch unit.
All suspension parts checked and all moving joints replaced, repainted and assembled. Front dampers, front and rear springs (competition spec.) renewed.
New cloth wire harness. All electrical components refurbished and small parts renewed.
Supplied with V5C, Nova, and heritage papers plus receipts for over £8,000. Email contact from previous lady owner from the USA. (She owned the vehicle for 25yrs) and is a curator for the National Car Museum in Illinois. Matching numbers.
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