Registry: 1973 Triumph Spitfire MkIV

Ted Bush's 1973 Triumph Spitfire MkIV
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I did a complete frame off restore begining in 2001. It took 3 or 4 years to complete it but was able to drive it and even show it during that time.

Vehicle Information

Owner: Ted Bush   [jb4249]
Location: Highland Heights, USA USA
Status: Running

Model Year:1973
Build Date:1972-09-12
Original Colour:Emerald Green
Current Colour:Emerald Green
Odometer:8,500 miles
Engine Type:1500
Transmission:4 sp OD
Last Updated:2012-08-05 19:55:13


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Member Comments on Registry: 1973 Triumph Spitfire MkIV   ↵
Rated 7.3 out of 10 based on 3 ratings
2012-11-09 20:34:42 # 8095
Comment by Greg W
Rating: 10/10
Beautiful car! I always loved green. I have a '73 with VIN FM1669U,
but yours is even earlier.
Keep up the good work!
2012-11-11 10:45:22 # 8110
Comment by Ted Bush
Question, Is your's badged a MK IV? Normally FM VIN's are 1500's. While mine came out of the factory with a 1500 engine, it was badged a MK IV. I always wondered how many cars came out like that. Thanks for checking out my car, it has been with me a long time, about 25 years.
2012-11-13 20:54:09 # 8132
Comment by Greg W
No, mine isn't badged a MK IV. In fact, the PO put custom badges with "Spitfire 3800", since mine has a GM 3.8L V6 in it. I actually didn't realize that it would have been in a different category.
Take care!


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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2012-08-05 19:55:13

Changes from 2012-08-05 19:55:13 to previous 2012-08-05 19:53:08
Colour Emarld Green → Emerald Green

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
May 20, 1990 Ted Bush  USA Added to Registry (ID 14968)

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