Instead of using caffeine to wake you up, how about a nice brisk morning drive in a beautiful Triumph TR3A? Via the fine folks at Petrolicious, our Video of the Week the go rounds is titled “A Triumph TR3A to Warm Up a Cold Morning“. Another soft spot for me since I once owned a small-mouth TR3, although admittedly I sold it before the was put back together enough to see road time.
British Car Club of Delaware’s Annual Show. September 17, 2016 Battery Park, 60 Clinton St., Delaware City, Delaware 19706. 10AM-3:00PM. Open to all makes, models, and years of British cars and bikes. Featured marque is Triumph TR3 this year. Free dash plaque to first 75. Goodie bags and door prizes. Popular choice awards at 2:30. Convenient dining.
Celebrating 60 years of the MGA and Triumph TR3 All British cars are invited to participate. Come out and spend the day — live entertainment — beautiful cars — and food!
Painesville is located just outside of the Ohio Wine Country along the wild and scenic Grand River in the eastern part of Lake County. Painesville is nestled 30 miles east of the center of Cleveland where you will find the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Great Lakes Science Center, the second largest theater district in the country, and a myriad of museums and cultural sites. Lake County is a few miles west of Ashtabula County with its 18 picturesque covered bridges. In Lake County, Lake Erie East’s Coastal Getaway, you can explore an abundance of shopping, play a round of golf, taste the wines, visit microbreweries – distilleries, inspect the 3,500 acres of display gardens at the Holden Arboretum or do absolutely nothing at all but sit on the coast and enjoy the sights and sounds of Lake […]
I swear I am not neglecting Triumph. I love Triumphs! I have had quite a few and even own a 1978 Spitfire at the moment. So, for our Video of the Week (VotW) let’s turn our attention to the Triumph TRs. The Triumph Story is a bit soft in the sound department, but this history of the maker of is definitely worth the watch. […]
Triumph TR2, 3, 3A, 4 & 4A – Enthusiast’s Restoration Manual by Roger Williams has been released in ebook format by Veloce Publishing. Previously available as two separate volumes, this book, which covers all Triumph TR2, 3, 3A, 4 & 4A models, explains the characteristics of the different models, what to look out for when purchasing and how to restore a TR cost effectively. As well as his own substantial experience and that of other amateur restorers, the author had the help of various TR specialists and professional restorers. These books, in their separate forms, have been around for years and are the go-to reference works on the subject of the TRs. To be clear, this is not a shop manual or handbook. To carry out any significant maintenance or repair on your TR you will need to obtain one […]