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Lot No. 447 - 1993 TVR Griffith 500

Sold for: £15,400

Sparkling, well maintained and upgraded Griffith 500... This exciting 1993, TVR Griffith 500 has now covered a little less than 69,000 miles and was supplied new by Fernhurst TVR. It's accompanied by its original service book with 15 stamps, a folder of receipts, 18 old MOT certificates, and maintenance invoices totalling over £17,000. The outriggers, a known issue with the Griffith, were replaced in 2008, a professional 'Canems' programmable engine management system has been fitted, it has upgraded grooved brakes, adjustable suspension, and also Steve Heath drop links. Presented to auction with an MOT  valid until July 2017 and sensibly guided, this represents an excellent opportunity to acquire a model that continues to gain momentum in the collectors market. Service history in the book is as follows: 1. 12/93 Fernhurst TVR at 25 miles2. 1/94 Fernhurst TVR @ 1078 miles3. 7/94 TVR Engineering @ 5342 miles4. 6/95 Fernhurst TVR @ 14096 miles5. 2/96 Fernhurst TVR @ 17999 miles6. 9/96 Fernhurst TVR @ 22114 miles7. 10/97 Fernhurst TVR @ 26009 miles8. 7/98 Fernhurst TVR @ 31417 miles9. 8/99 Independent @ 35904 miles10. 8/01 Hamilton Cars of Bristol TVR @ 38680 miles11. 4/02 David Henry TVR @ 39539 miles12. 9/02 The London TVR Centre @ 41799 miles13. 2/04 Austec Racing @ £189014. 5/12 Neil Garner @ 67484 miles15. 7/15 Lloyd Developments @ 68006 miles (2-year service at a cost of £1,070.Other service receipts in the file include: 1. Leven Technology 10/05 @ 53916 miles2. Leven Technology 10/06 12k service3. Oxford Motor Company 2/08 @ 59325 miles , this was when the outriggers were replaced along with a 12k service at the cost of £30554. Top Cat Racing 4/10 @ 65500 miles - service and other works
Details Specification Condition Report
Year of manufacture:
1993
Make:
TVR
Chassis number:
SDLDGC5P3RL011012
Engine capacity:
5.0
Body colour:
Metalic Red
MOT Expiry:
Wednesday 26 July 2017
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
L538 APJ
Model:
Griffith 500
Engine number:
47A50P1543
Odometer Reading:
68700

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

91 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Some stone chips and marks.

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

If fussy would benefit from new carpets. 

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Recently a Canems programmable engine management system was professionally fitted by Lloyds Specialist Developments

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

Commensurate with age & mileage.

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

Has had a new Odyssey battery conversion with custom fuse box by Lloyd Developments. New Meta HPATI Alarm/immobiliser fitted by Carl Baker and comes with 2 new keys that also have the boot release function Has had recently an new and professional Canems Programmable engine management system fitted by Lloyds Specialist Developments at the cost of £2400.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Car comes with its original service book, car was supplied new by Fernhurst Motor Co. there are 15 stamps, with 7 by Fernhurst. Also there is a large box of receipts and 18 x old MOT's. The maintenance invoices total over £17,000.

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