Engine Type: 2,498 cc, 6-cylinder, Petrol Injection, 150 bhp
Engine number: CP 1392 E
Cylinder head: 516323
Transmission: 4-speed manual
Exterior Color: Old English White
Interior: Black, leatherette
Options: Overdrive, wire wheels including spare
Retrofits: Pioneer radio-cassette player
Current registration: Greek dated 26/05/1965
Owners: 4, current since 1990
This is an original 1965 TR4A IRS delivery from Triumph to Greece. During the late 80s, it was converted to TR5 specs which included fitting a correctly designated ‘CP’ TR5/TR6 Petrol Injection engine with a 516323 head. Concurrently the body was restored, stripped of the old blue finish and resprayed in Old English White. The interior was retrimmed in black leatherette.
In July 2014 the following areas were addressed:
Underside: wheel wells and underside cleansed, repaired and re-coated
Engine: radiator repaired, coolant replaced, engine checked and detailed
Fuel: tank cleansed and recoated
Transmission: master and slave cylinders repaired
Wheels: 4 plus spare resprayed
Brakes: rear shoes, cylinders and pump repaired
1968 TRIUMPH TR5 ORIGINAL UK CAR WITH OVERDRIVE. SIGNAL RED WITH BLACK INTERIOR. BODY OFF RESTORED SOME YEARS AGO AND STILL IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. RUNS AND DRIVES BEAUTIFULLY. EXTENSIVE DOCUMENTED.....
TR5 1968 OUTSTANDING, WELL RESTORED AND MUCH LOVED CAR. REGULARLY TOURED LONG DISTANCE WITH THE LOCAL TR REGISTER GROUP, UNTIL SADLY THE OWNER PASSED AWAY. BEAUTIFUL INTERIOR, OVERDRIVE, STAINLESS.....