by Mike –
Here is my pick for the classic car for sale today that I would like to own. The first car that I bought was a 1974 Triumph TR6. I did love that car and quite often I think about buying another one.
1975 Triumph TR6
The seller says:
– This is a true car that has survived the test of time
– Documented one owner, 19,000 mile car
– Chassis number CF/37242-U
– Engine number CF/37391-UE
– Build date March 17, 1975
– Shipped to North America on April, 28, 1975
– Topaz Yellow
– Factory hardtop
– Tonneau cover
– Factory disc wheels
– Second set of wire take off wheels
– New red banded tube tire
– The information above is all documented by the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust certificate number 92/6043
This Triumph TR6 is for sale at the Mecum Auction in Houston, Texas on April 4-6, 2013.
There is no price estimate.
The color of this TR6 is unusual but I love it – yellow with some orange. The factory hardtop is very rare and valuable. A one owner TR6 with only 19,000 miles is quite a find.
There are only two things missing: overdrive which is very nice on the freeway and the regular TR6 factory wheels. I do not think that the TR6 came with wire wheels and this one has two sets! The first thing I would do is put the factory wheels back on which the seller says also come with the car.
I suspect it will sell for around $25,000 – what do you think?
Let us know what you think about this classic Triumph TR6 in the Comments.
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