Triumph Spitfire Classic Cars

Everything You Need to Know About Buying Triumph Spitfire Classic Cars

If you like classic cars with sporty styling, then the Triumph Spitfire classic cars could suit your preference. The stylish Triumph Spitfire cars feature Italian design and British construction, and they were built from 1962 through 1980. On eBay, you can choose from different versions, body styles, features, and colours of a cool Triumph Spitfire for sale at reasonable prices.

Some features of a pre-owned Triumph Spitfire for sale

The features of a gently used vintage Spitfire car for sale include:

  • Rubber floor mats: These offer cushioning from vibration and protection from moisture or dirt.
  • Centre-mounted instrument cluster: This offers easy access to the gear shift, odometer, speedometer, and radio.
  • AM/FM radio: The centre panel features knobs to control the built-in AM/FM radio.
  • Moulded carpets: These cover the floor of the Triumph Spitfire, preventing dirt or debris from getting into the undercarriage.
  • Exterior door locks: The placement of the door lock on the outside allowed for a smooth surface on the door's inside.
Which body styles of a Triumph Spitfire car are available?

The available body styles of Triumph Spitfire include the convertible, which features a motorised roof, a manual soft top, or a folding hood, depending on the model year. The other body type is the coupé, which offers a single slope from the roof line to the end of the boot.

Specifications of a Triumph Spitfire car for sale

When you're browsing online, consider where you'll house your new car and whether you have the room for it. Pay attention to details that will effect your driving experience. Some of these details include:

  • Engine size: The range is 1,147 cubic centimetres to 1,490 cubic centimetres.
  • Weight: The range is 711 kilogrammes to 790 kilogrammes.
  • Transmission: They have a four-speed manual transmission with the option for overdrive on the top and third gears.
  • Dimensions: The Triumph Spitfire cars measure 2.108 metres for the wheel base, 3.683 metres for the total length, 1.448 metres wide, and 1.219 metres from the hood to the roof.
  • Top speed: The range is 145 to 170 kilometres per hour.
How do you choose the right Triumph Spitfire sports car?

Choosing an inexpensive Triumph Spitfire sports car comes down to personal preference; you'll have to consider how the following attributes appeal to you and the experience you're aiming for.

  • Version: The options include Triumph Spitfire MK3, MK1, MK2, MK4, MK5, and 1500.
  • Model year: The range is 1964 to 1981.
  • Colour: The options include blue, brown, green, red, black, and yellow.
  • Number of doors: There are two-door and four-door models.
  • Centre panel design: Choose a wood grain or checkered design.