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Registry: 1970 Triumph GT6+ (MkII)



Tim P's 1970 Triumph GT6+ (MkII) – “Capo”
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  • It's a twenty footer

  • It's a twenty footer

  • Trailering to its new home in 2010

  • First day in the new home, 6/28/2010

“Capo”
Picked this car up around 1989, while stationed with the US Army in Livorno, Italy. I purchased it from another American, so it is a Gt6+, not a MKII. I drove it almost 2 years all over the Italian countryside, pretty much maintenance free except for a few minor issues. Once I broke all the leaf spring studs, but I think that was due to DPO error.(she got squirrely on me when that happened)

I then drove it for another 6 months in the US, and in 1993 I promptly dismantled it and almost left it to die.

Finally purchased a home in 2010 (with my first garage) and nursed it back to health, new wiring harness, all new brakes and hydraulics. Amazingly the car started after a few turns without any fuel system repairs or ignition tuneup. I did change the oil and ran it off a gas can.

Vehicle Information

Owner: Tim P   [tmpass]
Location: Medway, MA, USA USA
Status: Running


VIN:KC76681L
Model Year:1970
Build Date:1969-11-01
Original Colour:White
Current Colour:White
Engine Type:2.0L 6 Cyl
Transmission:4 speed non O/D
Last Updated:2013-12-07 00:11:07

 

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Member Comments on Registry: 1970 Triumph GT6+ (MkII)   ↵
Rated 9 out of 10 based on 2 ratings
2013-12-07 08:09:56 # 13162
Comment by peter simonson
Hello Tim: I have been looking for a GT6 project for my son and I and am interested in your vehicle. Please call me at 862-812-7207 to discuss further or email me at maxclassics@juno.com with your contact info and I will call you. Thanks, Peter Simonson

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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2013-12-07 00:11:07

Changes from 2013-07-24 14:59:13 to previous 2013-04-16 20:04:18
Nickname Praetermissio Pretermissio → Capo
Changes from 2013-04-16 20:04:18 to previous 2013-04-16 09:54:00
Nickname added   Praetermissio Pretermissio
Changes from 2012-11-07 17:44:49 to previous 2012-10-19 20:30:11
Vin KC56881 → KC76681L

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
Sep 1, 1990 Tim P  USA Added to Registry (ID 15913)

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