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- TVR GRIFFITH 500 - ONE TO CHERISH (1996) £21,000
- Location: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
This Griffith 500’s cockpit is trimmed in Navy and Cream full hide. The dash is Navy with grey stitching ( no reflections in the windscreen), and the remainder of the interior is primarily trimmed in pure ivory leather. The Dashboard is finished in dark burr walnut, and is in in very good condition. The instruments have cream facings and the cockpit has the full complement of Leven aluminium features. The Seats are upholstered in Cream with dark blue stitching and the Doors are likewise finished in Cream, with dark blue carpeted centres. The carpets are Navy with Navy binding. All of the trim is in very good condition.
First registered in November 1996, this car has had just 2 owners in 16 years and has covered an average of only 3,200 miles per year. The engine is a 5.0 litre V8 and is standard, but with some cosmetic improvements. HOWEVER, it has just had a refresh by Str8six at 51,200 miles. This included new camshafts and cam lifters, crankshaft bearings, seals, O Rings and new gaskets throughout. The car runs on OZ Vega split rim alloys fitted with brand new Toyo Proxes T1 Rs - 225/50 ZR 15s (Front) and 245/45 ZR 16s (Rear). The chassis is in very good condition and the car is technically A1. This Griffith is in outstanding condition for its mileage and it has a hefty provenance file.
The car will be supplied with Str8six's renowned "All the 12s" handover specification - i.e. Full 12,000 miles service completed, 12 mths MOT and 12 mths/12,000 miles warranty covering parts and labour, plus an inbuilt 12 volt trickle charger.
Classic & Sports Car essentials
- Engine layout: Front Engined
- Aspiration: Normally Aspirated
- Engine size (Litres): 5.0
- Engine configuration: V8
- Cylinders: 8
- Engine power (BHP): 280
- Torque (lbs/ft): 340
- Top speed (MPH): 165
- Acceleration: 0 to 62 in 4.2 seconds
- Fuel consumption (MPG): 22
- Driven wheels: Rear Wheel Drive
- Previous owners: 2
- Mileage: 51,220
- Year: 1996
- Doors: 2
- Body type: Convertible
- Transmission type: Manual
- Fuel type: Petrol
- Colour: Blue