1978 Triumph Spitfire 1500

Lot: 604

Sold for (£): 7,992
Offered for sale is a 1.5L 1978 Triumph Spitfire 1500 manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 97 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A smashing little entry level classic car with an older restoration... ....

  • Finished in Vermillion with a black vinyl period interior
  • Supplied with a matching hard top and very good soft top
  • The subject of an older restoration, believed to be in the 1990's, however still holding it's own today
  • Benefitting from a Mk IV radiator and an oil cooler as upgrades 
  • Recently had a repacement exhaust and an oil service by it's currrent private collector


Lot Details

Registration: UDA 220S RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1978 Engine size: 1.5L
Make: Triumph Odometer reading (miles): 84585
Model: Spitfire 1500 MOT expiry:
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: FH111773

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 97 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history