Triumph Spitfire 1500 w/Overdrive and Hardtop

Price: US $5,200.00 Item location: Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
  • Make: Triumph
  • Model: Spitfire
  • Type: Convertible
  • Year: 1979
  • Mileage: 250
  • Color: Maroon
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Interior color: Black and White
  • Options: Convertible
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1979 Triumph Spitfire

1979 Triumph Spitfire - $5200

1979 Triumph Spitfire 4 speed with Electric Overdrive. Less than 250 miles on complete professional engine rebuild. Engine rebuild includes the following:

·Crankshaft regrind/polish .010/.010 mains/rods

·Cylinders bored .030 oversize

·Cylinder head pressure check and resurface

·New intake and exhaust valves

·New piston and ring set

·New timing chain/gear set

·New Weber 32/36 progressive carburetor and intake manifold

·New water pump

·New radiator

·New radiator hoses and rad. Cap

·New thermostat

·New carpet was also installed

·Brakes and hoses


Engine has been broken in, checked and serviced. Road tested and ready for daily use. New Weber carburetor has electric choke and starts well in colder temps. Runs drives and shifts well. Overdrive allows easy highway cruising speeds.

Sale includes color matched hard top (a $500 value,) and some extras. Asking price represents mechanical overhaul investment. This car is ready to be driven and ready for new a home.

This car was purchased in May of 2004 from Arizona and driven back to St. Charles. It has been a great car. The car has always been garaged. Hard top was only used when driving across country and has been in storage ever since.