Registry: 1977 Triumph Spitfire 1500
Mike Japp's 1977 Triumph Spitfire 1500 – “Yellow”
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When bought it came with no extras: no overdrive, no boot cover, no houndsooth seats, no factory hardtop, no tonneau cover.
Modified slightly with Weber DGV carb, Allison (Crane) optical electronic ignition, Lucas Sport coil, steel exhaust header, horn from a 1976 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme (my Mom's car in 1981).
This Spitfire and another that I previously owned (the blue one in the Blue Angels picture) appeared on the cover of "Triumph Spitfire and GT6 Magazine" in issue #28, Fall 2008.
I have recently had the engine rebuilt and its waiting for me to put it back together. I am also doing conversion to Spitfire overdrive transmission with shorter driveshaft.
|Owner:||Mike Japp [mikejapp]|
|Location:||Pensacola, FL, USA|
|Original Colour:||Mimosa Yellow|
|Engine Type:||1493cc 4 cyl elect. ignition|
|Last Updated:||2017-11-26 22:52:48|
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This vehicle's information was last updated on 2017-11-26 22:52:48
- Changes from 2017-11-26 22:52:48 to previous 2017-11-10 08:50:37
- Nickname Yellow Kamennari → Yellow
- Changes from 2017-11-10 08:50:37 to previous 2017-04-25 11:15:47
- Nickname Yellow → Yellow Kamennari
- Changes from 2017-04-25 11:15:47 to previous 2016-05-18 10:11:17
- Nickname added Yellow
- Changes from 2012-07-07 23:14:57 to previous 2012-06-18 19:47:20
- Mileage added 63,000
- Changes from 2012-06-18 19:47:20 to previous 2012-05-08 09:42:09
- Engine Type 4 cyl 1500 → 1493cc 4 cyl elect. ignition
- Changes from 2012-01-26 20:24:35 to previous 2012-01-26 19:59:36
- Vin FM64XXX → FM64456U
|Apr 15, 1981||Mike Japp||Added to Registry (ID 12482)|
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