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1979 Triumph TR7


DAY ONE: Friday 2nd October 2020 - Lots 1 to 100. (TWO DAY SALE)

  • 02-10-2020
  • Memorabilia Start Time: 00:00
  • Vehicles Start Time: 18:00

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1979 Triumph TR7

The vendor has supplied the following information.

1979 Triumph FHC V8 conversion with MOT 14/03/2020

  • Car was laid up/ dry stored from 1992, virtually rust free example
  • Ziebart rust proofed when new and needed very little fabrication/repairs to body
  • Very sound and inspection recommended
  • Full bare metal respray in BL works colours
  • Works tarmac arches
  • 3.5 Rover engine +20 rebore, new pistons, polished shaft, genuine GKN Vandervell bearings/new oil pump gears/3.9 cam/OEM lifters/steel timing chain kit/rebuilt Vitesse heads/new water pump/alternator.
  • Good oil pressure
  • Lightened balanced flywheel with new Borg and Beck clutch kit
  • Rev counter recalibrated for V8 use
  • Composite head gaskets with tappet preload properly set
  • New genuine TR8 prop shaft
  • Brank new petrol tank
  • New uprated road springs (front spring seat adjustable) with new front dampers and rear Koni adjustable shocks
  • Full competition big bore stainless four branch single exit competition exhaust system. (Rimmers)
  • Competition large core aluminium radiator
  • New alloys/competition tyres
  • New windscreen
  • Brand new in date Cobra Monaco Pro seats
  • New head lining
  • New door cards
  • Four authentic period 20/20 Lucas lamps
  • Original transferable registration number
  • Tax/MOT exempt

**Please note the engine size needs updated on V5C for engine capacity change

Please note that descriptions are produced from information provided by the vendors. We highly recommend that you view in person any potential purchase and take time to inspect paperwork.

On display at our Pickering site - Unit 10 Enterprise Way, Thornton Road Industrial Estate, Pickering YO18 7NA - viewings welcome please call us on 01751 477555. Thank you.


  • Lot Number: 98
  • Year: 1979
  • Make: Triumph
  • Model: TR7
  • Registration: FCD 890V
  • Engine Size: 3500
  • Current Milometer Reading: 74,000
  • MOT Expiry Date: 13-03-2021
  • Estimate: £16,000>>>