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Lot No. 626 - 1973 TVR 1600M

Not sold

The "M" Series brought together the Vixen and Wide-Bodied Tuscan on a new chassis with a choice of three engines.
Details Specification Condition Report
  • Introduced in June 1972, the 1600M was discontinued in April 1973 only to be revived in 1975
  • In total 148 were built with only eleven cars dating from 1973
  • The 1600 was powered by a 1.6-litre Ford Kent engine on twin Webers producing 86bhp
  • With the previous keeper for 25 years during which time it was extensively restored
  • Chassis stripped and galvanised, body repainted, engine rebuilt by Autosprint of Birmingham
  • Superbly presented in bright Yellow with a smart Charcoal interior and a new sunroof
  • Acquired by our vendor from a family friend within the last two years
  • This is a delightful example of the rare and much sought after Kent-engined M-Series
Year of manufacture:
1973
Make:
TVR
Chassis number:
2390FM
Transmission:
Manual
Engine capacity:
1600
Body colour:
Yellow
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
XRB 389L
Model:
1600M
Engine number:
D2130112
Interior colour:
Black
Odometer Reading:
3072
miles
Warranted Mileage:
Not warranted

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

107 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

New Webasto sunshine roof Excellent paint depth/shine Original wheels (rare TVR Vixen/1600M production crossover) with good tyres and brakes

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

Gray carpets, black vinyl trim and new original style black seats

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Rebuilt engine by Autosprint in Birmingham. Twin webbers, 1700 cc & 130 BHP - very straong and sweet engine.

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

Gearbox and clutch work perfectly - no issues!

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Remarks

Original TVR wheels in good condition with good tyres and good brakes

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

Typical TVR electrics. they work but look like a snakes wedding. Temperature gauge is iffy but the kenlow works when needed.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Last owner for 25 years

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