Triumph Sports Cars

engine swaps and other performance upgrades, plus "factory" V8s (Stag and TR8)

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Graham B
Graham Bingham
Draycott, Derbyshire, UK
(63 posts)

09/19/2008 08:26AM

Main British Car:
1974 Triumph Spitfire Rover 3.5litre V8

TR6 5.3 V8
Posted by: Graham B
Date: August 10, 2015 03:49PM

Another one from British eBay this time a left hooker


Graham B

Ivor Duarte
Gloucestershire UK
(818 posts)

02/11/2010 04:29AM

Main British Car:
1974 Land Rover Lightweight V8

Re: TR6 5.3 V8
Posted by: 88v8
Date: August 11, 2015 04:47AM

The chap is a long-time TR Register member and has owned the car many years, it already had the V8 when he imported it, but he did the bodywork & interior all himself in a build that was extensively posted on the TR forum.
Alas, even in the current bubble market, it's well overpriced for the UK, being a left hooker and the body mods are a put-off to most buyers.
Throw in his incoherent advert and there you have a quality car that's been for sale perhaps three years.


Jim Purdy
Memphis, TN
(129 posts)

12/06/2013 03:54PM

Main British Car:
61 austin healey sprite LS6

Re: TR6 5.3 V8
Posted by: Anarchy99
Date: August 11, 2015 08:49AM

Wow, he's proud of it that's for sure!!!

Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(4014 posts)

10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
1979 MGB, Buick 215

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Re: TR6 5.3 V8
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: August 11, 2015 12:27PM

I would not call it a 5.3. That just confuses it with the modern 5.3L. This is an old school, iron 327. Very nice car, though!

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