Triumph TR6 1971

triumph tr6Triumph TR6 (CP) British Spec Reg GPL 126K

  • 2.5 litre straight 6 with Lucas Fuel Injection. 150bhp at 550rpm.
  • 4 speed box with overdrive on 2nd 3rd and 4th.
  • 0 to 60mph (when new) 8.6 sec  max speed 119mph (Autocar)
  • Built 11th August 1971 and first registered 20th August 1971
  • Complete off chassis rebuild 2005-2006.
  • Best TR and best TR6 at the TR Register Birmingham 2015 Concourse meeting.
  • Cost in 1972 £1333 19s 1p. value now a little bit more.

Current owner uses it for holidays at home and abroad.

Quote from Autocar 17th April 1996:

“It is very much a masculine machine, calling for beefy muscles, bold decisions, and even ruthlessness on occasion. It could be dubbed the last real sports car ”

James May calls it “Real Blokes Car”

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