1982 Triumph TR7 Convertible
£3,360'90s restoration; smart interior; good hood; fresh
MOT; paintwork could do with some cosmetic attention but a solid car upstairs
The TR7 took a while to come out in convertible form -
Triumph's management working on the premis that the US legislators would ban the
sale of open cars - wrong!
When it did finally arrive, the TR7 had
matured nicely, the '80s wedge shape looking suitably sharp and modern at the
The vendor of this car had fancied one ever since he saw them
driving around when they were new, and his dreams were realised when he spotted
this one in a customer's garage having done very little for some time. This
was in 2014.
It had been given a body restoration sometime in the late
'90s, a bill from 1997 listing a new front lower panel, f/glass front spoiler,
wheelarch repair panels and new transfers.The job was workmanlike, but the
result is rock solid and the car passed its most recent MOT which expires in
July 2021 with comments on steering rack play and a poor tyre which has been
replaced. The paintwork is the least appealing aspect, with a few areas where
the top coat has reacted over time but it looks reasonable.
recently had new brake pads and is only for sale due to lack of regular
Solid, usable TR7s don't grow on trees - especially in convertible
form and they have started to develop a strong following of late.For
more information - contact Matthew Parkin 07813