1972 Triumph StagSOLD
£7,952Local car from long term ownership; manual with
overdrive; hard top; quality respray in recent years; lots of
Delivered new in February 1972, this attractive manual Stag
has spent most of its life in the Hereford area. It shows eight owners on
the V5C, but the previous keeper owned it from 1989 until 1996 since
when it has been with the current. There are 26 old MOTs on file, the earliest
dated 1988 which lists its mileage at 9,500 miles - likely 109,500 miles - a
figure which has gradually increased since to register the current figure of
There are a significant pile of bills which show dedicated
maintenance, including a replacement gearbox and overdrive refresh in 2009 -
just a few thousand miles ago. These include local Hereford garages as well as
from SNG Barrett and Rimmer Brothers etc.
It was colour-changed from dark
red to black about 20 years ago, a colour which suits it well and
which extends to the boot and bonnet area as well as the colour-coded
hard-top. Within the last two years, it has been professionally repainted again
(not the hard top), the paintwork looking very smart indeed with a really
deep lustre. The bodywork remains commendably rust-free and is well above
average and the car looks very presentable and sits particularly
The engine started and ran well during our brief photo session
on-site, with working gauges and smooth operation. The vendor advises us that
there are eight even compressions and that electronic ignition has been fitted.
An additional oil pressure gauge registers a healthy pressure. The radio is the
original (with working electric aerial) and a stainless exhaust has been fitted
with a large-bore tailpipe.
In 2013, new tyres were fitted to the
period-correct alloy wheels and we have inspected the hood which is in good
serviceable condition - with just a little discolouration of the rear zip down
window and what appears to be a Renovo treatment to the canvas.
good looking Stag hasn't done much for a couple of years so could do with a good
service.For more information - contact Matthew Parkin 07813