Car & Classic Dealer

Collection by Vermant

Generaal de Wittelaan 7B 2800 Mechelen Belgium

1974 Triumph TR6 Overdrive - Restored condition For Sale

Triumph launched its first sports car, the TR2, in the 1950s. The model name TR – for Triumph Roadster – was solely used for the British brand’s range of sports cars until production ended in 1981.

After the TR2 and the TR3 in the 1950s, the TR3 was introduced in the 1960s. Each one of these models was fitted with an inline four-cylinder engine. But this no longer proved a match for the much more powerful 6-cylinder engine of Porsche, MG, Datsun, etc., which was used increasingly frequently.
To counter the competition, Triumph launched its TR5 in 1967, which was fitted with a 2.5L, six-cylinder engine with a mechanical fuel injection system. The design remained largely the same.

By 1968, it was clear that the design of the TR range was hopelessly outdated. Karmann of Germany was given the job of restyling the car, resulting in a brand-new front and rear, more space for wider wheels… The TR6 was officially launched!

The TR6 was powered by the same engine as the TR5. The 2.5L engine with an output of 150 bhp featured a four-speed manual transmission (with optional overdrive). This, combined with independent rear suspension, rack and pinion steering and disc brakes at the front, turned the car into a real best-seller.

A total of 91,850 cars were produced until 1976.

‘Collection by Vermant’ is very pleased to offer you this Triumph TR6 from October 1974. It has its original matching numbers 2.5L, inline six-cylinder engine, with an output of 150 bhp. The power is transmitted to the rear wheels with a 4-speed manual gearbox with overdrive!

On 28 November 1976, the car was shipped from the UK to ‘British Leyland Motors’ in New Orleans, U.S.A. The ‘New White’ TR6 has a black interior and comes with several options, including a heater, a tonneau, a laminated windscreen, retractable seat belts…

In 1988 – with 54,000 miles covered -, the TR6 returned from Louisiana to the country where it was originally produced where a long-term rejuvenation commenced.
In the following 18 years, major investments were made in the car. The TR was fitted with a brand-new body (Moss), the engine was revised, the interior restored and the rubber seals renewed… The car was finished in a stunning combination of ‘Signal Red’ with a tan interior.
The mechanics also underwent a complete overhaul. Some modifications were made to improve comfort and make the car more user-friendly. The car was fitted with hydraulic power steering, an additional oil cooler, an electric cooling fan, a stabiliser bar…

Twelve years later, the car has just 9,250 miles on the odometer and is still in mint condition.
The body has good panel gaps, and the paint looks impeccable!

The Triumph comes with a Heritage Trust document, a copy of the American title, invoices from 1990 to the present, vehicle registration documents…

More information and +75 pictures: - details above

This advert has now been removed through sale or otherwise.
Please see the list below for similar live adverts

Similar Adverts

Premium Auctioneer
Picture of 1969 Triumph TR6 - UK RHD Rolling Project For Sale by Auction

This vehicle will be auctioned by Classic Car Auctions on Friday the 26th of March at Stoneleigh Park nr Kenilworth and Leamington Spa Warwickshire. For any further information please contact Simon Langsdale at the office. Guide Estimate - £8000 - £10000 A little bit to do, but a super opportunity to acquire an ...


Ahhhh, the open road, wind in the hair, the roar of an iconic British sports car! This UK TR6 and is the more desirable 150bhp model with overdrive in third and fourth gear. Having had a extensive refurbishment this cracking sports car is a pleasure to drive This classic car is only going one way in value and that’s ...


1971 Triumph TR 6 Convertible ..Project ..65,768 Miles ..Red Paint needs re-painted ..Black Soft Top needs re-placed ..Saddle Tan Interior ..Driver Seat needs Re-Upholstered ..New Red Line Tires ..New Fuel Pump ..New Master Cylinder ..Sony Push Button Radio ..Triumph Engine ..3-Speed Manuel Trans w/ Overdrive ..Appears ...

United States of America

SOLD! Find more on our website Powerful TR6 with a very well running engine! The car has been restored in the past and used under good circumstances eversince. Body comes in a healthy condition as well as the underside of the car. The interior is well taken care of. Comes with overdrive. Price of the ...


The Canadian British Leyland Motors Ltd in Montreal supplied this incredibly authentic Triumph TR6 on the 9th December 1975. This wonderful, untouched and authentic car has only covered a distance of 37,975 miles. Despite being unrestored it has withstood the ravages of time perfectly. The fine paintwork is still the one ...


We are glad to offer this very nice TR6 injection, right hand drive, it provides great sensations, sold completely serviced in our workshop. A car plenty of charm, powerful enough for long trip and very elegant in this combination of color. It comes with his hard top. Price: 27 000 € ( approximately 23 000 £) Year ...


Triumph TR6 1975 California car 80,000 real milles Has spend his entire life in Texas and Los Angeles. Color Java green int black. Original and very seventies tint Triumph. Chrome, underbody, paint, engine bay, boot plate, exceptional. Engine 6 cylinder 2,5l - 125 HP without anti pollution system, 4 speed gearbox. Double ...


33.950€ Specifications Bodywork Length : cm (in): 404 (159) Width : cm (in): 147 (58) Height : cm (in): 127 (50) Wheelbase : cm (in) : 224 (88.2) Weight: kg (lb) : 1120 (2472) Mechanics. Displacement : straight six 2498 cc, front-mounted Valve gear : 12 Fuel system : 2 Stromberg carburetors Gearbox : 4 ...

Premium Dealer
Picture of 1971 Triumph TR6 For Sale

1971 Triumph TR6 Wonderful original 1971 Triumph TR6 with the factory 2.5-liter engine and 4-speed manual transmission. The car presents very well both cosmetically and mechanically. No signs of prior accidents rust repair or damage to the car. The car has an upgraded ignition and exhaust system and starts drives and ...


Stunning condition Triumph TR6! Sold new in California USA but has had his first registration in the Netherlands in 1992 and has had one owner since that day. It's clear to see the car has been driven under summer circumstances because both body and frame are solid and original. Fittings and paint come in a tight and well ...


22.750€ Description of the car according to the owner • the same owner for the last 25 years • Complete overhaul of the engine in 2015 • Interior completely renewed about 10 years ago • Nice for traveling Specifications Bodywork Length : cm (in): 404 (159) Width : cm (in): 147 (58) Height ...


Genuine UK RHD TR6 PI with „A“ overdrive (1969). Rare opportunity to bring back a home market TR6 PI to the UK before post Brexit customs tariffs will be effective - frame off restoration of body and frame incl. re-paint - engine and gearbox reconditioned, incl. clutch - fuel injection system completely rebuild ...


We have a very nice 1975 Triumph TR6 available. A few years ago this car was restored and to date it is still in wonderful condition! This is a carburettor version. The fine bodywork has well-aligned panels and fine chrome details. The neat paintwork has a lovely lustre. Thanks to the dry American the underbody is totally ...