I had an MG 1970 before, because of economic problem i had to sell it, two years later this TR6 vehicle appeared in my good condition, difficult to miss the opportunity, I did everything possible yo acquire it. And also the cost was very reasonable for its good condition. Here in P.R. we have the PR British Cars Club a family club loving English cars. This vehicle was acquired in 2014.Read More
I started my automotive career working on exotic cars and always liked British cars. I’m 62 now and my Harley riding days are behind me but not my desire to have my hair in the wind.Read More
When I found this car I was going to look at an MG GT and stopped to look at a Tr6. I thought this car looked a lot more like a sports car.Little did I know how much work it needed. After 6 yrs. and a frame off restoration by myson and me, this is the result.Read More
I was introduced to Triumph cars through a friend’s Spitfire when I was in High School in Hartford, Connecticut. I never got to drive it, but I did go to the beach in it several times. After that introduction I was hooked on Triumphs. In 1975 I was able to obtain a Connecticut license plate with DRUID on it, which I put on a TR3A that I had bought two years earlier and made it so I could drive it.Read More
My passion for the British Sports Car started when I was assigned to RAF Sculthorpe just outside Fakenham, Norfolk, England. I was assigned to ship out all American Airman as the base was being turned over to the RAF.Read More
Owned several Triumph street and SCCA race cars back in the 1970's. Had not had one since then. Since I'm now in my late '70's I had the urge to relive the fun old days.Read More
Bought it mostly in bushel baskets.
Never had a top
Back in 1976 i was engaged to my wife and wanted a TR6 so bad every time one went by and you heard that beautiful sound. Id would say to my wife i have to have one but she said forget it were saving up to get marriedRead More
Two or three months before I turned 16, My dad and I had been surfing all over the Internet, looking for a classic sports car to work on together as a project vehicle. I had found a few Pontiac Fieros, but none of which really seemed like the right car to buy. Then one night, my dad stumbled across a Kijiji listing for a blue 1977 Triumph Spitfire 1500. Both of us agreed to go look at the car, which was about half an hour from our house.Read More
For the last year I've been looking for another TR6. I've looked at fifty cars on line before I found this one in North Carolina and had it shipped to Washington State.Read More
Various bells & whistles built around the Moss TR6 supercharger kit. In process.Read More
My son was 16 and being a PIA as most boys do at that age, but he was getting the car bug.
I thought buying a project may give us something to bond with.
Being British i was always attracted to the TR2. but TR2's are hard to find and expensive. so i bought a TR3 and made it look like a TR2.
I grew up in a small town called Teulon, which is north of Winnipeg. I learned to drive standard in an old Ford Truck in the fields of my friend’s farm. Once I graduated I moved to Winnipeg to attend College and work and in the spring of 1977, I became the proud owner of a brand new beautiful blue 1976 Triumph Spitfire.Read More
When I was studying at the University in 1973, I saw a TR6 at the Automobile Salon of Bogotá. And I fell in love with that car. 25 years later, I saw one in a car showcase in Bogotá while going to lunch where my grandmother. When I returned from lunch I bought it!Read More
When we first moved to the US my hope was to purchase one of my favourite British cars that I had grown up watching drive by living in Cumbria and EdinburghRead More
Purchased my Spitfire in England in 1976 and shipped it to Chicago USA.
First Car and original condition!
Currently using the Sportscar to travel from Home to the Tennis Courts.
This is a story about a young kid and a car. I did some work for a man some 40+ years ago. After I had completed the work, he told me he couldn't pay me, and offered me an old Triumph that had been stored (poorly) in a barn. So to not get completely left with nothing I took the car.Read More
Car was bought locally. Supposedly driven to CA and back then local. Stored later and not used. Bought by my dad as original owner needed money. Owned by my dad for many years with little to no work on it. One day told me to take it home.Read More
Fourth owner of my 1977 Spitfire. all original. no rust.Read More
When I was around 10 years old my uncle stopped by our house with a Triumph TR3. I remember thinking that it was the coolest car I've ever seen. Since then I have been collecting and restoring British cars when the chance came I was able to purchase a 1959 TR3A.Read More