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Price: US $3,700.00 Item location: Stanfield, North Carolina, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Triumph
  • Model: Spitfire
  • SubModel: Spitfire
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Conv
  • Year: 1971
  • Mileage: 45,437
  • VIN: fk 25509 l
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 4 Cylinder
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Tan
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1971 Triumph Spitfire Spitfire

I'm listing this1971Triumph Spitfirefor a friend of mine. The car has been very well cared for as you will read and see in auction description.The car is available to be seen and driven anytime during the auction. The car is located atmy house inStanfield North Carolina 28163. Heritage:This is a raretrue numbers matching carandyou canorderaBritish Heritage Certificate from England or I can do it for you.The cars commission date was Oct. 1971, commission number isFK 25509 Land the engine number isFK 25614UE.The original paint code is#72Pimento Redand the interior trim code is #33 New Tan. Mechanically:The car runsgreat and has tight and responsive steering.The car starts right up with no issues or smoke and holds very good oil pressure. The car has been recently convertedto a Webber carburetor systemfor reliability and performance ( car comes with its original carburetor, intake manifold and air cleaner ). New itemsthis year include new tires, new front shocks, new rear shocks, new urethane front bushings, new ball joints, new battery, new fuel pump, new gas tank, new hoses and filters. The car shifts up / down through all gears with no bidding or grinding of the gears.At this time I know of nothing the car needs other that to be driven and enjoyed. I would not hesitate to drive this car any distance.
Electrical's:This area is inexcellentcondition with the following items in working order.Headlights ( high & low beam) wor, wipers work, front & rearturn signals work, front & rear running lights work, front and rear side marker lights work,brake lights work,backup lights work, license plate lights work,dash gauge lights work, dash indicator lights work andinterior courtesy light works. Gauges:All gauges are correct and original.
Interior:Nice presentable condition with new door panels and Triumph logo floor mats. Not perfect but very presentable. Exterior: The car presents herself nicely in the photos and in person.The high end Dunlop tires and wire wheels wheel a really sets the car off and apart from what you normally see out there.The carsitsnicely on the ground with no signs of leaning orsagging. As seen all body panels, hood, trunk, wheel arches, dog legs, front and rear lower valancesanddoors arevery straight. No signs of rust or rust repairs that I can find. All exterior locks work using the key. Underbody: Is rock solid with no signs of repair. Covers: The car comes with a top cover andTonneau cover ( cover the cockpit when the top is down ). Trunk: The trunk is solid and has a spare wheel, repair manual and the original carburetor system. Overseas Bidders:Yes the auction is open to overseas bidders. The auction is open to overseas bidders and if you need to ship overseas try Schumacher Cargo Logisticsshipping for fast free quotes ( ).
I don't claim to be an expert and my opinion ofthe car may vary from yours so please look at the photos closely and if you need more information or extra photoslet me knowprior to bidding. I know how hard it is to purchase a car online so please ask any and all questions you have prior to bidding or if you can come see and drive the car for yourself ( I really encourage you to do so ) as I want the winning bidder to be satisfied with the car when it arrives. No warranties / guarantees are expressed or implied. Due to the cars age she is being sold as mileage exempt and "as is". A $500 non-refundable deposit is due within 48 hours of auctions end time