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1961 Triumph TR3A

Vehicle Story

Date Dispatched from Factory: 15 March 1960.
Dispatched to: Columbia Triumph Distributors, Baltimore, MD. 
Original Colors: Signal Red / Grey Leather
Special Equipment: Overdrive, Tonneau Cover, Hoodstick Cover, Michelin X Tires, Heater, Windscreen Washer, 4.1 Axle Ratio.
Body-Off-Frame Restoration by Triumph Rescue, Bally, PA in 2005. Owner Bruce Strazdon, Cranford, NJ.
Bare metal repaint; New leather seat upholstery; New Wilton wool carpeting; Stainless exhaust; 15" 60-spoke Dayton wire wheels.
3-ring binder with receipts and photos documenting restoration.
Engine Rebuild 2005 at 70,000 miles. 87mm pistons (2138cc); BFE #149 Cam; Aluminum flywheel; Pertronix ignition. 
Purchased by Michael Fitzgeorge, Charlottesville, VA in 2011 with 71,000 (actual) miles.
Jeff Snook purchased from Fitzgeorge in December 2015 with 76,250 miles.
On display at Snook's Dream Cars Automobile Museum since purchase.

  • Year 1961
  • Make Triumph
  • Model TR3A
  • Mileage 78,000
  • Exterior Color British Racing Green
  • Interior Color Beige
Exhibit Information
Snook's Dream Cars Automobile Museum
Would I consider selling it?
Yes, if the price is right