Registry: 1980 Triumph TR7 Drophead

carl g's 1980 Triumph TR7 Drophead – “Tracy”
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Solid DHC from Canley.

Runs 1989 2.8 MPFI V6 (GM) with Borg Warner T5.
Megasquirt1 ECU with custom harness, built from scratch.
Cold air intake with re-sited air temp sensor.
PS, AC, EGR, MAF, AIR all deleted.
New Hall effect pickup coil and ignition control module.

Uprated front springs MOOG 160lb/in progressive.
MGF 15" x 6.5" 6-spoke alloys and new rubber.
Mini Cooper 11in slotted/vented/drilled rotors (front).
Civic Si 9.3in rotors (rear).
2007 V6 Accord calipers (front and rear).
1985 Taurus SHO master cylinder; brake servo deleted.

Custom exhaust made from fence posts and a tumble drier!
Halogen headlights, LED sidelights, brakelights, DRL and indicators.

BMW E36 leather seating mated to original frames.
New carpet, custom doorcards and centre panel.
Stainless steel interior panels and toggle switches.

Everythings been took apart, cleaned with a toothbrush, put back together, pried, painted, rustproofed, cleaned and polished.

Vehicle Information

Owner: carl g   [carltr7]
Location: halifax, NS, Canada CAN
Status: Running

Model Year:1980
Build Date:1980-05-01
Original Colour:Carmine Red
Current Colour:Dark Red
Odometer:70,000 miles
Body Code:DHC
Engine Type:1989 2.8 MPFI V6 (GM)
Transmission:Borg Warner T5 WC
Last Updated:2018-05-03 19:50:43


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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2018-05-03 19:50:43

Changes from 2017-05-12 12:29:29 to previous 2015-05-31 21:15:01
Engine Type 1980 Buick 231 CID Evenfire → 1989 2.8 MPFI V6 (GM)
Trans Type T350C Unicase → Borg Warner T5 WC
Changes from 2015-05-31 21:15:01 to previous 2015-05-31 21:13:21
Status Restoration in progress → Running
Changes from 2015-05-31 21:13:21 to previous 2014-11-09 17:08:54
Nickname added   Tracy
Changes from 2014-11-09 17:08:54 to previous 2014-10-30 13:11:57
Mileage added   70,000
Status Running → Restoration in progress
Changes from 2014-10-30 13:11:57 to previous 2014-10-22 21:14:49
Body Code added   DHC

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
Oct 22, 2014 carl g  CAN Added to Registry (ID 26842)

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