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Triumph TR4A 1965-1967 black and white front left corner top down

Triumph TR4A 1965-1967: The Car With a Choice of Rear Axles

About Specs 1965 saw the arrival of the Triumph TR4A. The most important change from TR4 was IRS which was badged on the boot-lid. The IRS system (independent rear suspension) was not fitted to improve the handling but the ride. [...]

June 1, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR4A, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Triumph TR5 1967-1969 title picture

Triumph TR5 and TR250 1967 – 1969

About Specs The wonderful, but elderly Vanguard 2.1 litre motor had been laid to rest. Now Triumph launched the TR5 sports-car with the powerful inline 6-cylinder 2.5 Pi engine with appreciably better performance. It was an instant classic. [...]

March 17, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR5 & TR250, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Triumph TR4 1961-1965 by Draco2008

Triumph TR4 1961 – 1965

About Specs In 1959 Triumph had opened a new `super-factory` in Speke, Liverpool. This factory had the capacity to produce 100,000 now classic cars per year although, in reality, it never produced more the 30,000. This was the beginning of [...]

February 10, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR4, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Tiumph TR3A TR3B 1957-1962 by Gwenael Piaser

Triumph TR3A and TR3B 1957 – 1962

About Specs The Triumph TR3A was and still is, a conundrum. Some people will tell you that it was a facelift on TR3 and as a model never existed. They cite the fact that the bonnet badge still said `TR3` [...]

January 8, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR3A & TR3B, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Triumph TR3 1955-1957 by Jeffry N. Curtis

Triumph TR3 1955 – 1957

About Specs The TR2 was such a great success that it was quickly followed in 1955 by the TR3. TR3 was an effective and worthwhile improvement. The TR2 was an attractive car but the TR3 was prettier. All the revisions [...]

December 1, 2014 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR3, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Triumph TR2 1953-1955 Steering wheel

Triumph TR2 1953 – 1955

About Specs In 1951 Sir John Black of Standard-Triumph was working hard to produce an affordable but inspiring sports-car. He quickly realised that he could not compete with the Jaguar XK120 which had cornered the market in it`s class. The [...]

November 7, 2014 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR2, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Triumph Motor Company TR4

Triumph Motor Company 1885-1984 – The Beginnings

Nurnberg, Germany, 1885. Siegfried Bettman began to import European bicycles to his German factory. He re-badged them `Triumph` and re-exported them to London UK. So began the Triumph Cycle Company. Bettman formed a partnership with Moritz Schulte and opened a [...]

October 31, 2014 Cars, Europe, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom