1968 Triumph TR 250, frame-off restoration, Surrey Top; Pristine; show or drive

1968 Triumph TR 250

Condition: Used
Make: Triumph
SubModel: TR 250
Trim: TR 250
Year: 1968
Mileage: 83,030
Color: Signal Red
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black with piping
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States

Description for Triumph 1968

A Rare Find—a Frame-off Restored TR 250 with a Surrey Top

The Triumph TR 250 was a limited production car that has become a rarity among classic cars. Finding a nice example is hard to do (of those built it is estimated that fewer than 600 remain) but finding a totally restored [frame-off] TR 250 with a Surrey Top is a rare find indeed.

Great Looking

· Paint and Chrome

Resprayed in its original Signal Red, his car's finish looks like new as one would expect for a car with a frame-off restoration.

The chrome is extremely nice as is the stainless trim.

· Surrey Top

This TR 250 has the optional Surrey Top, ith the removable vinyl insert, hat likewise looks new. The Surrey Top is a much sought-after accessory, roviding additional occupant protection should it be needed. The "targa-style"top gives the car a stylistic flare that is unmatched by the other TRs.

· Interior

The Black interior upholstery, omplete with piping, as all redone and looks like new. The door panels are excellent as is the carpeting. The dash has the upgraded wood veneer finish and all of the instruments are in excellent cosmetic and operational condition. There is a Tourist Trophy wood-rimmed steering wheel to complete the interior finishes.

· Engine

The TR 250 has the 2.5 liter 6 cylinder engine as opposed to the four cylinder engine that powered the TR 4. The engine was rebuilt during the car's restoration.

· Transmission

The four-speed fully synchromesh transmission operates correctly and makes this car a pleasure to drive.

· Chassis

The underside of this TR 250 is free of any visible rust or corrosion.

· Safety and Comfort features

The car has front disc brakes, ndependent rear suspension and rack and pinion steering, ll of which contribute to the feeling of stability and to the car's safety. Three point seat belts provide for additional passenger safety.

All of the safety and accessory features work—lights, urn signals, ipers, the horn will need a bit of attention), tc. All of the instruments are nicely set off with a wood dash and is complemented by the Tourist Trophy wood-rimmed steering wheel. The car is equipped with 185R15 Redline tires mounted on 4 Dayton stainless steel wire knock-off wheels. (The original painted wire wheels and the convertible top/frame will also convey with the car.)

There is the optional luggage rack mounted on the trunk and a badge bar mounted on the front.

An Extremely Nice Example of a Rare British Sports Car

This is a TR 250 that has no "issues" . It looks, erforms and excites like it did back in 1968 when it came to U.S. showrooms. Equipped with the Surrey Top option, edline tires on Dayton stainless knock-off wire wheels and chrome luggage rack, t is an impressive car at the cruise-ins, ritish car shows or just driving around your home town. And, iven its rarity, ou will be driving a car that has great appreciation potential.




If as the winning bidder you PERSONALLY come to our facility before the post-auction 7-day payment/pickup time expires, nspect the car and determine for ANY reason that you do not want to buy this car, e will cancel the sale and return your deposit less $100 to cover our time and expense for relisting and you will have no further obligation. This is our assurance to you that the vehicle is all that you expected when you entered your winning bid.