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1960 Triumph TR3A- $43,000 OBO

Professionally restored and Award winning 1960 Triumph TR3A for sale.
An eight year frame off, museum quality, nut and bolt automobile finished in beautiful Signal Red with English Tan leather interior.
It’s never been in the rain and never been washed with water....ever


100% rust free body with show quality paint finish. Over 30K spent on the paint and bodywork with numerous awards for finish. Yes it has body filler as all straight cars do and it was properly applied. New rocker panels, sills, floors throughout as well as new trunk floor and battery box. Each fender was a restoration of its own with new metal welded in as needed
Media blasted and powder coated gloss black chassis
Completely rebuilt suspension system with all new components
Fully rebuilt 4 Speed synchronized transmission with Overdrive done by Quantum Mechanics
Moss Motors rack and pinion steering upgrade with electric pusher fan upgrade
Fully rebuilt engine with 104 Horsepower 90mm Piston and Liner set
Stainless steel exhaust system
Heavy duty water pump
Heavy duty oil pump
Original canister style oil filter
Stainless steel water heater pipe
Fail safe thermostat
HS6 carburetors (TR4)
12V Electric fuel pump
New brakes throughout
Drive shaft is brand new
All new seals and oil in differential
Powder coated steel wheels with center chrome caps
Tubes in tires just like the factory
165/15 Tires are 2009 and could use a new set because of age

INTERIOR:
Front 2 stage memory foam seat cushions covered with supple Tan leather
Rear tan leather seat option
Tan Stayfast convertible top
Tan Stayfast tonneau cover
3 spoke wood rim steering wheel with original style turn signal/ horn button
Custom interior lighting
All locks keyed alike
Aluminum door threshold covers
Full size spare tire
Headlamp grill covers
Stainless steel hardware throughout body and chassis
High quality rubber floor mats
Custom gearshift knob
New windshield
Vintage windscreens included
All new rubber kit
Heater


A modern day, custom solid state voltage regulator has been designed to give the original generator the recharging power of an alternator while still looking like the factory unit. Not only are headlights brighter but the other components can be used without worry of running the battery dead or not keeping up.

Cons:
Tachometer is not original to the car( was purchased in California)
Temperature gauge is after market (England)but a very nice remake and works perfectly
Wiper motor does not work but since it’s never in the rain, I’ve just forgotten about it
There are no side curtains on this car but it will come with the brackets for the doors. ( I never found tan Stayfast curtains to match)
There are no seatbelts in this car but it will come with two brand new aircraft style black lap belts.
As all cars made without a rear main seal, it does drip a few drops of oil, its British!

Car is kept in a fully climate controlled garage and cranked once a month. Drives perfectly and is dependable enough to cross the US.
It would be hard to find a nicer example of the TR3A and I will put this one up against anyone to be the best in the country. The photos speak for themselves. Approximate mileage is 3,400 since rebuild and the oil changed annually.

Fully documented restoration receipt book showing every penny spent
As well as insurance and registration history. More photos and videos available, just PM for details.

Buyer is responsible for shipping and insurance during transport

Asking $43,000 OBO
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CAR IS SOLD!
Admin, Please remove this
 
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