Lot 261 - 1977 Triumph Stag
|Estimate||£10,000 - £14,000|
|Result||Sold - £12,320|
We are pleased to offer this matching numbers 1977 Triumph Stag finished in Flamenco red with a black interior. This example presents very well and is enhanced by the original alloy wheels, a recent replacement hood, manual overdrive gearbox and electronic ignition. Accompanying this motor car is a history file that includes 30 years of MoT test certificates as well as a British Motoring Industry Heritage Trust Certificate confirming that XPW 575 is a UK home market supplied motor car that was manufactured on 27th April 1977 and dispatched to the supplying dealer, Cavendish Motors, Chesterfield, on 10th May 1977. Also included are two sets of keys, an original owner’s handbook, a UK V5C registration document and an MoT test certificate valid until February 2009.
The Triumph Stag was designed as a luxury four seat sports car with the benefit of being powered by Triumph’s own three litre V8 power unit. Come 1977, the early reliability problems had been dealt with and today, with an excellent owner’s club and specialist spares and maintenance back up, these 1970s sports tourers are ideal for fast and comfortable touring whilst being easily maintained. With this in mind and the forthcoming summer months, what better way to enjoy this lovely, Giovanni Michelotti designed, Triumph.
Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the description and condition of each lot prior to the sale. Accordingly, buyers are on notice that each vehicle is offered ‘as is/as seen’ subject to the Terms and Conditions for the auction. Buyers are advised to inspect the vehicle in person or use a professional to carry out this service. Historics will not entertain disputes over descriptions.