1995 TVR CHIMAERA 4.0 V8 BROOKLANDS GREEN - COMPLETE HISTORY - TOTALLY ORIGINAL - NON PAS MODEL (1995)

£8,500

Report

Description

HD Images on our website  
Contact Stephen 01360 850198  
Nationwide Delivery  
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

1995 TVR CHIMAERA 4.0 V8 BROOKLANDS GREEN
Highly Original Collectable Early Car
70,000 Miles With Complete History
Cherry Bomb Bullet Silencers


The Car
The TVR Chimaera remains one of the best TVR's ever to leave Blackpool's
factory. With its Rover 4 litre V8 the soundtrack is glorious and has  
enough punch for hours of fun, whilst still requiring careful handling
the car delivers effortless performance weighing very little indeed,
an apparent ability to offer up seemingly limitless swells of torque
and sheer grunt when asked keeps you on the ball, driving it quickly  
requires good skills. The early model and some say the best Chimaera
looks awesome in Brooklands Green and Biscuit cabin which is similar  
though superior to the Magnolia, in my opinion. The early model cars  
have the door entry reliably where it should be. And of course, this  
is the non power steering version which is to my mind preferable  
creating a more hands on drive and proper feel that power assistance
can never give.  

Direct in part exchange from the owner of 10 years with only 4 other
keepers on record. The car was sourced for him by none other than the  
late Peter Wheeler himself, tasked at the time to find the best 12 year
old car he could acquire. Beautiful condition and a perfect driver,  
never tracked or smashed.

The History 11 Stamps + Considerable Paperwork
Prepped and pre delivery inspected and registered on 11.01.95 by TVR
dealer Station Hill Garage. This is a stock example with a no add ons  
and all the better for it, right down the original working stereo and
speakers. Crucially it has a superb history including the leather
vehicle passport containing the owners handbook and service history.  
A file of supporting bills date all the way back together with a  
comprehensive MOT record. As a precautionary measure it has been fitted  
with a manual cooling fan override that has never had to be used but
gives peace of mind.
The Cherry Bomb exhaust system does not make the car dramatically louder,
however is a true cherry bomb system with bullet style silencers, retaining
the perforated sections. It does not increase volume too much, but makes
the car much more throaty when put under load. You can cruise comfortably
with it, and it gives a great sound when you want it to. The fitting and
manufacture is also top notch and with lots of machine gun bangs and
crackles on the overrun, pure driving enjoyment.

Recent Expenditure

* New radiator fitted 1000 miles ago
* Bosch Battery
* New ignition relays
* New fuel pump relays
* Lower wishbone
* Suspension sleeves
* 2 New tyres
* 4 wheel alignment
* Headlight alignment set
* Complete HT lead set
* Coolant hose renewed
* New steering gator

Condition  
The coach work is superb with minimal marks & little in any way that  
belies its age. Everything is working order as checked. The paint looks
to be pretty much original presenting remarkably well with good finish  
and of course they do not rust. All of the panels are free from dings  
and it presents with a depth of shine having being kept well detailed.  
 
Tyres/Alloys  
The rims also appear original finish and in very tidy order with the  
correct finish. The tyres are all recent and are a matching set of Dunlop
SP Sports and it rides and handles beautifully on these.  
 
Summary  
It would be a hard task to find a better early more desirable Chimera that  
has been serviced so well and is found complete with all the correct bits.
Buy a good one now while they are still affordable.  
 
Key Information  
* 240 Bhp Flat Six  
* 5 Speed manual  
* Mot April 15th 2017
* Owners pack & drivers manual  
* Fire extinguisher
* Sunroof bag
* Alloy locking wheel nut  
* Totally hpi clear with certificate  
* Guaranteed warranted mileage  
* Complete Service Records plus bills  
* Toolkit and spare wheel  
* Garaged car
* Run on Super unleaded

The car is HPI clear with no finance outstanding, adverse history, accidents  
etc. It has been loved and looked after and the commitment to the servicing  
is as much as anyone could expect of a weekend toy.  

HD Images on our website  
Contact Stephen 01360 850198  
Nationwide Delivery  
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------  





 
Part exchange:All considered

Buyer tools

Insurance » Finance » Gap Insurance » Warranty » Tyres »

Specs

Essentials

  • Mileage: 70,500
  • Year: 1995
  • Doors: 2
  • Body type: Convertible
  • Transmission type: Manual
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Colour: Green

Details

  • Engine layout: Front Engined
  • Aspiration: Normally Aspirated
  • Engine size (Litres): 4.0
  • Engine configuration: V8
  • Cylinders: 8
  • Engine power (BHP): 240
  • Acceleration: 0 to 62 in 5.2 seconds
  • Driven wheels: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Previous owners: 5

Contact Seller

01360850198

The Modern Classic Car Company

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Visit Website »
View Stocklist »