1975 Green Triumph Spitfire Project Car / Donor Car - NO RESERVE

1975 Triumph Spitfire 1500 for sale in Richmond, Texas, United States

Condition: Used
Item location: Richmond, Texas, United States
Make: Triumph
Model: Spitfire
SubModel: 1500
Type: Convertible
Trim: Base Convertible 2-Door
Year: 1975
Mileage: 83,449
VIN: FM358620
Color: Green
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Tan
Options: Cassette Player, Leather Seats, Convertible
Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description for Triumph Spitfire 1975

I purchased my project car two and a half years ago and I really don't want to sell it, ut work, ids and a new house have gotten in the way. This is a partially completed classic car project and it is not ready to drive yet, ut it would be ideal for a car project enthusiast or someone who needs donor parts for another Triumph Spitfire (or similar late 70's British car).

The engine worked when I purchased the car but the brakes were not great, o I have replaced the master brake cylinder and various brake hoses. I have purchased some replacement brake pipes (included) but they have not been fitted or the system bled. I have replaced the battery and the engine filter and I am including various spare parts that I received with the car (including a soft top and a hardtop roof).

The previous owner replaced all the carpets and there is still some more to be done to the interior, ut the next part of the project that I had intended tackling was the bodywork and chassis. There is a lot of work to be done on the body including welding on the x-frame chassis. The previous owner added quite a lot of Bondo and paint to the rear panels and I suggest that the next owner considers replacing these panels completely.

It is difficult to list all the items that need work, ecause it depends if you want to do a full car restoration, ust perform repairs or part it out, o please look closely at the pictures before bidding. The low starting price of this auction reflects that this is a partially completed project and not a finished car. This car is registered in Texas, ut it will need a state inspection before it can be driven legally. The buyer will be responsible for shipping the car on a trailer or car transporter. I am happy to answer questions.

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