Registry: 1980 Triumph TR8

Vance Navarrette's 1980 Triumph TR8 – “Wedgie”
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  • Teardown prior to repainting

Convertible w/navy leather interior. Bored 0.060" over, 10:1 compression, Crower 206i/212e cam with 0.450" lift, mild head porting, Pertronix, stock exhaust manifolds. Bare metal respray in original platinum color.

Currently running VERY well with modified ZS CD175 carbs, K&N filters, original intake manifold, and all emissions gear operational. Custom dual exhaust, poly bushings throughout

Next projects: Repair heater. Add factory A/C to car, including factory twin electric fans and R134 Freon. Get clock working once and for all!

Vehicle Information

Owner: Vance Navarrette   [Darth V8R]
Location: Beaverton, OR, USA USA
Status: Running

Model Year:1980
Build Date:1980-07-15
Original Colour:MCA Platinum
Current Colour:Platinum
Odometer:91,000 miles
Engine Type:3.5l V8
Transmission:5 sp manual
Last Updated:2017-07-06 15:29:56


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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2017-07-06 15:29:56

Changes from 2017-07-06 15:29:56 to previous 2014-09-30 11:17:57
Nickname Silver Bullet → Wedgie
Changes from 2014-09-30 11:14:58 to previous 2013-12-07 16:48:50
Nickname added   Silver Bullet

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
Sep 9, 2013 Vance Navarrette  USA Added to Registry (ID 21840)

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