1957 Triumph TR3

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1957
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Chassis number 
    TS 17135 L
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Interior colour 
    Black
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Green
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Performance 
    170 PS / 126 kW / 168 BHP
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

1957 TR3 Competition Car
Only 890Kg and 170HP
Fresh engine and Gearbox
“A true fifties rocket”

This very well built and maintained TR3 started its life on the road in sunny California, was imported to the Benelux in 1993 and professionally rebuilt as a Race car with FIA HTP. Most of the work was carried out by marque specialists “Red Baron Garage” of Belgium.

This handsome Triumph TR3 is eligible for most International races and rallies like Triumph Competition, The 1000 Milglia, Le Mans Classic. Peter Auto, NKHTGT and much more.

In more recent years the body was lightened through the application of fiberglass fenders, doors, hood and boot lid. The original steel parts are included and can be put back easily.

The engine is developed by Klaus de Rondeau from Aachen and delivers 170HP.
Engine and Gearbox only have 9 hours runtime.

Other details and specs
-Certified Rollcage
-Avon Tyres
-Extra set of rims included
-Bastuck quick ratio steering system
-Never crashed
-Salisbury Limited slip differential
-Spare diff and casing
-Dutch or Belgian title possible