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1955 Standard 8


1955 Standard 8

The vendor has kindly supplied the following information.

None-runner. Has been used as daily transport but head gasket now letting coolant into a combustion chamber
Fitted with a 948cc Standard Gold Star 10 engine. burns no oil
New distributor with electronic ignition conversion, cap, rotor, leads & spark plugs.
New gold Lucas Sports coil.
New electric cooling fan with adjustable automatic thermostat.
New halogen headlights
Weber 34 ICH carb conversion with chrome air filter
Fitted with Triumph GT6 wheels with stainless rings and good radial tyres. Original wheels & hub caps included.
Inner & outer sills replaced both sides.
New front and rear screen rubbers, Stays dry inside.

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  • Year: 1955
  • Make: Standard
  • Model: 8
  • Registration: 713 XUC
  • Engine Size: 948
  • Current Milometer Reading: 54,426
  • Estimate: £1000 - £1500
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