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JAGUAR 1954 XK120 CONVERTIBLE, that is  automotive art and in just exception condition that presents like fine jewelry while also having exceptional mechanicals, truly investment quality, a full frame off restoration with meticulous professional build, this came from the Atlanta owner who had this since 1975 and he is a highly technical person in his career,  the car was received in original unrestored condition, kept tuned and maintained and then kept like this for many years, the when the restoration was started, the work entailed the entire car- was disassembled for the full body off frame construction by an aircraft Delta certified mechanic and pilot instructor with impeccable credentials, a special built a jig to replicate body mounts on frame and then was mounted with the body on jig and sent it out to be soda blasted, sand blasted frame-checked for alignment and refinished, after blasting, structural body repairs were completed to factory standards, then body was then sent to the paint shop and finished in the factory correct Carmen Red, just an amazing base coast/clear coat paint that is better than new, amazing luster, said the body was remounted to frame and then even shimmed for proper door alignment so the body and paint presentation is better than factory when new, Concours quality all frame subassemblies were disassembled, blasted and refinished, then when rebuilt, it was accomplished by using new bushings and correct parts as well as new suspension springs front and rear, then the car is road tested, Restoration Photos, Jaguar Heritage Trust, NOW REDUCED TO SELL $94,950

TRIUMPH 1958 TR3A, SOLD, prepared to top mechanical standards, this is very rare with great history being a late 1957 production for a 1958 USA registration, an early TR3A produced for the world market!  In just remarkable condition mechanical condition as it is restored to top British Car Day Show condition, a very nice Driven show cosmetic presentation and very, very top mechanicals just completed, repainted in the original Signal Red, restored new black buckets with white piping trim, working dash gauges, ‘Smith’s’ heater, acquired from previous owner in her family’s possession since 1968, this TR3A looks just like the factory promotional brochures, this very strong 2.0 litre 4 cylinder engine is rebuilt with less than 400 miles, very excellent compression with a very strong 156 to 160 lb reading just taken, equipped with the proper dual SU H6 carburetors and factory air cleaner, then after sitting for an number of years that Fraser Dante acquired from the second owner, this is now just fully set up with final British senior tech tune, strong clutch assembly, hard to find shop and factory manuals, also many factory original ads show this presentation as made to the public in 1958, excellent wiring, the 4 speed transmission works great with the optional working overdrive, excellent braking system just checked with first year front discs and all hardware, stock steel wheels with Triumph hubcaps, newer blackwall 165/R15 radial tires, effortless good suspension, see the proper restored ‘banjo’ factory steering with spokes to complete the factory appearance, all the chrome is excellent throughout, front bumper guards, just outstanding underchassis and frame that are set up and detailed for driven show, the mechanicals and cosmetics are fresh, the body and paint are really a top #2 two that shows this was slightly driven with careful few touch ups in the maintaining, final work just completed, here is an extremely rare investment 1958 TR3A verified by the 'numbers' and the promotional material for this very rare car, a full Fraser Dante check of the car and is totally ready, $38,950

AUSTIN HEALEY 1967 BJ8 3000, Beautiful British Racing Green, Black bucket interior, wood dash, gauges, banjo steering wheel, tonneau cover,2912 cc/50 hp 2x1bbl 6 Cylinder Engine, 4-Speed transmission, wire wheels with knock-offs, meticulous restoration with receipts and photos

1975 TRIUMPH TR6, with a really great documented history and in just wonderful fresh top Driven Show condition, now fully listed are many facts in this long report with photos and LINKS as this is prepared by Fraser Dante for the enthusiast who wants to enjoy driving this famous sports car convertible, the very specific full information about the mechanicals supplied by Fraser Dante, a top dealer/restorer who specialize in the great TR6’s, see the many great photos that show the terrific work on areas like the engine bay, the great paint and the superior underchassis that is performed by Fraser Dante, this classic TR6 is presented with a really great body that is so very straight, correct pretty Pimento Red color with great luster along with an optional  luggage rack, a really terrific detailed underchassis and frame, has the original uprated factory bumpers with the clean look that is so very nice, this TR6 even has a choice of wheels that someone might desire, has expensive new argent Knock Off real wires or brand new alloy Minilites, also one could chose a restored stock wheels with trim rings that could be mounted should one want that look, this British sports car makes a really great show presentation along with just outstanding mechanicals, the famous 2.5 liter 6 cylinder engine is presented with the uprated 1¾” SU carburetors with the K&N filters, new alloy finned valve cover and gasket, new ignition parts like the plugs and uprated wires just installed, still has the smog pump, this is highly show detailed, very good engine compression, note full ignition parts, uprated wires and spark plugs are listed later in this report, here is a very spirited sports car that is completely freshly professionally tuned, smooth, the expensive Moss Motors radiator is brand new just installed with green proper show hoses and clamps, all the fresh coolant with the new radiator, cooling air box from radiator, the engine bay is top show ready, has the great uprated ‘Trophy’ stainless steel exhaust system, has the 4-speed transmission with working overdrive just checked and tested, comes with the great history from originally Atlanta to Texas and now back to Atlanta, said history is confirmed as one can see the Troncalli Atlanta original document from 1975 document, many, many other documents follow said history and the maintenance, lots of records from Texas, has just really terrific body panels, extremely nice black bucket seats with headrests, Moto-Lita steering wheel, great condition all working factory gauges, Clarion radio, the engine bay is highly detailed as set up for top Driven Show performance, finned alloy valve cover, brand show correct hoses and belts used, the Fraser Dante in house British senior mechanic just tested the engine with a compression test is pulled, then we checked the engine timing and the reset and adjusted the valves, these are all now set to factory specs, thusly just right for such an engine, black Hartz top, has both a large black tonneau cover along with a top cover, has the front spoiler, the full braking system is just fully checked with new calipers and brand new pads done by the professionals at Fraser Dante, a really great suspension, believed to be a low mileage car with a very solid detailed underchassis, now this area is recently stripped and then painted, this TR6 is set up for excellent terrific driving and great performance, has the dual external spots mirrors, the windows work great, even the front full trim pieces are just restored, all the lighting is checked, front lower spoiler, the below long very long report following is very exacting and specific for great history and condition today, $27,950

1976 TRIUMPH TR6, Excellent 1976 Triumph TR6, matching numbers with British Heritage Trust, very nice Pimento Red, black interior, clean and solid underchassis, Owner's Handbook

 

 

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