1992 TVR S3 290

Lot: 114

Sold for (£): 6,105
Offered for sale is a 2.9L 1992 TVR S3 290 manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 87 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Beautifully presented and well cared for 'S' Series...


  • Mist Blue bodywork is in outstanding condition throughout 
  • Classic, late-eighties, TVR interior remains smart
  • Refurbished alloy wheels. Optional fog lights. Tidy engine bay
  • 67,500 miles backed up by comprehensive history file
  • Fresh MoT prior to the auction. Older MOTs, manuals and publications

Lot Details

Registration: J811 NKM RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1992 Engine size: 2.9L
Make: TVR Odometer reading (miles): 67500
Model: S3 290 MOT expiry: 2020-03-06
Warranted: No Chassis number: SDLDSN2P1MJO11027

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 87 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Very smart in Mist Blue.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


For 1990, the S3 received a better interior and four-inch longer doors for easier access. 


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


293cc Ford Cologne V6. 168bhp / 191lbft.  0-60mph 6.9secs


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Front discs, rear drums. Front double wishbone, rear semi-trailing arm.


Minor: Major:

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