Originally exported as a new vehicle to Texas in 1957 this charmingly patinated TR3 was imported back to the UK in 1992.
A major restoration took place in Scotland between 1995 and 1997 including RHD conversion and from then it was used sparingly before being taken to the Isle of Man from where it has recently returned .
Fitted with a lightened and balanced 2187cc with a TR4a polished and skimmed head the engine revs freely and pulls very well on reconditioned SU carbs
New Lucas distributor from the Distributor Doctor for easy starting
Replacement gearbox fitted in 2012
During June and July 2013 a sympathetic refurbishiment was carried out by Classic car Specialists "Car Magic" including a respray and rechroming.
Maintained in the Isle of Man by main Jaguar Rover dealers Mylchreests
A very nice example with black coachwork and contrasting red interior
Full weather equipment with full original tonneau and recent hood
Period driving lamps
Disc brakes and uprated anti roll bar
Alloy fuel tank
Very clean and tidy underneath
Supporting history file with all owners and MOT history from 1994 with last keeper for 11 years
We have applied for UK registration papers and the car will be sold with these
According to the British Motor Industry Trust Heritage Certificate, this beautiful and quite rare 'Small Mouth' Triumph TR3 - Chassis No: TS/10061-L and Engine No: TS10424E is a 'Matching Numbers'.....
Developed from the TR2 by 1958, the TR3 was a well-sorted sports car and incredibly popular around the world with its lusty engine and vintage feel chassis providing lots of fun.
This lovely example.....
PROPER CLASSIC CAR---VERY RARE TRIUMPH TR3 ---1957---SMALL MOUTH---EARLY TR3---CURRENT OWNER SINCE 1969---- FULL GROUND UP RESTORATION- -- IE TOTAL NUT AND BOLT---RESTORATION ---TO ORIGINAL FACTORY.....
Triumph TR3a overdrive 1960 British Racing Green BMH CERTIFICATE supplied by Allery Bernard RIGHT HAND DRIVE all original panels owned by West Country small garage for over 30 years during that time.....
Triumph TR3A with Small Mouth front for restoration with Overdrive, Original metal Hardtop and has Disc brakes. Beautiful base from California and runs and drives but needs to be restored and with.....