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Lot No. 459 - 2001 TVR Tuscan 4.0 S

Sold for: £18,480

390bhp and 1100kg... This 2001, Mk 1 Tuscan 'S' has been enjoyed by four owners (the last since 2003 to 2016) and has covered 26,000 miles. Recent engine rebuild and suspension upgrade at 'Straight 6' at a cost of £6,500. Comprehensive Service history with stamps in the service book, 7 old MOTs, original service book and manual and loads of receipts. This is a genuine 4.0 litre 'S' and now quite rare.  
Details Specification Condition Report
Year of manufacture:
2001
Make:
TVR
Chassis number:
TBC
Engine capacity:
4.0
Body colour:
Blue
MOT Expiry:
Tuesday 05 September 2017
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
Y793 FOD
Model:
Tuscan S
Engine number:
TBC
Odometer Reading:
26000

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

82 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

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Remarks

This example is a well worthy contender for light restoration to the paintwork and interior as Tuscan Examples are now commanding around £30,000. The Tuscan S has a Removable targa roof panel and rear screen, bigger bore engine producing more BHP than standard (pre 2003: 380-390bhp), better suspension setup, gas-discharge headlights, close-ratio gearbox, larger drilled-disc brakes at front, air conditioning, front splitter, rear spoiler, different rear light layout from standard, 18" alloys, 'Tuscan S' badge at back.t is let down by its paint work and would benefit from a respray. The wheels are good but would also benefit from a refurb.

Interior

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Remarks

The car would benefits from brand new carpets and the rest of the interior is in good condition for the age of the car. Note: the car needs a Radio if the new owners requires one.

Engine

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Remarks

The engine runs very well and has just undergone a recent oil service. IMPORTANT NOTE: The Engine had a full engine rebuild by Straight 6 TVR for the cost of £6000 only a few thousand miles ago along with a recent clutch. receipts in service folder. 2001 21 miles Brooklands TVR 2001 1,013 miles running in service Brooklands TVR 2002 5,969 miles Brooklands TVR 2003 10,117 miles TVR Centre 2004 13,991 miles TVR Centre 2007 17,748 miles TVR Centre £3000 invoice 2011 20,187 miles - full engine rebuild Top Cats and Straight 6 £6500 invoice 2012 21,104 miles Top Cats £2000 invoice 2005 15,314 TVR Centre 2009 RACETECH TVR £850 Invoice 2012 21,303 miles Top Cats 2013 21,470 miles Top Cats

Transmission

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Remarks

Recent clutch, and the car drives very smooth through the gears.

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Remarks

All work as they should. the central locking and alarm work along with the immobiliser.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Full Service history with 11 service records, 7 old MOTs, original service book and manual and loads of receipts. This is a genuine 4.0 litre 'S' and are the one to have.

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