This car was delivered new to Australia as a white with red trim right hand drive with heater, laminated windscreen, overdrive, black tonneau cover and Michelin XAS tyres.
The eleven month production run of the TR5 makes it rare - just under three thousand were built.
This example is special, a TR5 like no other. This example has been lavished with the following;
Total nut and bolt restoration
All outer body panels replaced with alloy panels from UK
All internal panels replaced
New chassis from the UK
New alloy surrey top
Roll bar integrated into rear surrey
Front brakes upgraded to 4 spot Wilwood calipers
Front disks ventilated and grooved
Light weight custom alloy hubs
Rear drums upgraded with finned alloy cover
All brake lines replaced and aero fitting used
Rear drive props replaced with BMW props from the UK
Daytona chrome wire wheels
Head ported and polished, and flow tested with new hardened valve seat
Light weight chrome molly valve springs and caps
Stainless steel exhaust system
Stainless steel mandrel bent headers from the UK
Custom front performance handling anti sway bar UK
High lift alloy roller rockers
Alloy valve cover
New lightweight pistons
Chrome molly pushrods
New crankshaft lightened and shot-peened balanced
Unrated high pressure oil pump
Mild street cam from Kent Cams UK
Lightweight alloy pulleys
Alloy radiator shroud
Custom made alloy sump with baffles
Performance fuel injection system
Custom made throttle bodies and fuel linkages
Stinger fuel injection control unit
Mountney steering wheel
Quick rack and pinion
Spax adjustable shocks with matching springs
Custom rear shock mounts from UK
Upgraded gear box imported from UK with quick change overdrive
Light weight custom flywheel
Heavy duty performance clutch kit
Custom alloy fuel tank
Connolly red leather imported UK for full interior restoration
New dash and door top caps in timber
New heater system
New glove box
Emergency bonnet release
Now on display in our new showroom.
Purchase price includes shipping to the UK.
Our UK agent can arrange all relevant paper work.
A special opportunity to acquire a superb example of a rare TR5.
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British Motor Industry Heritage Certificate, date of issue April 2010
Date of Build: 30 January 1968
Factory fitted equipment: Overdrive, Heater
72 spoke chrome wire wheels fitted, with 195 x 65 x 15 Michelin tyres
Spare wheel is again a 72 spoke chrome wire wheel with matching Michelin tyre
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H&H Classics Limited - Duxford Auction
Auction Day & Viewing Day
Wednesday 20nd March 2019
Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000
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