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1996 N - TVR Griffith 500 - Cooper Green with Beige Leather (1996) £19,995
- Location: Elmley Lovett, Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Out Of Hours Please Call Adrian - 07590 848685.
1996 N - TVR 500 Griffith Convertible. - 5 speed manual
Finished In Cooper Green Metallic with Magnolia Leather Interior and Green Carpeting edged in contrasting Magnolia, Black Cloth Hood..
Specification Includes : Glorious 5.0 Litre V8 Engine, 5 Speed Manual Gearbox, 3 Spoke Sports Steering Wheel, Wood Accent Trim, Electric Front Windows, Remote Central Locking, New Sony CD Audio with Ipod connection, 7 Spoke OZ Alloys.
It is an absolute pleasure to offer this low mileage, example of this much sought after and extremely rapid British Sports Convertible. The car is a non power steering model and as the enhusiasts will testify is the preffered choice for driving dynamics and feel. In single ownership since 1998 this vehicle came into our possession having been laid up for a number of years and has undergone a comprehensive re-commissioning program in our workshop resulting in a seriously detailed and attractive vehicle. I am confident to say the condition of this vehicle now places it firmly in the upper band of TVR Griffiths in existance today.
Recommissioning works have included, full engine service, new coolant temp sender, stepper valve refurbishment, new radiator hoses, radiator removal flush and repaint, new coolant, new brake discs front & rear, new brake fluid, new front and rear drop links, new roll bar bushes, new tyres all round. new brake flexible hoses. Various items removed for shot blasting and powder coating including both rocker covers in the correct purple. New Stainless Steel Engine bay dress kit fitted.
Often reffered too in buyers guides "as items to check" the chassis has been steam cleaned and thoroughly checked to reveal only superficial corrossion, the exposed chassis has been carefully sanded to remove any loose paint and treated with metal ready before being given 3 coats of PQR15 Chassis Paint. The underarch areas have been treated to a fresh coat of the correct texture non bitumen stone protection. The finished chassis has been thoroughly wayoyled with clear product to not spoil the impressive look.
The front nose cone has been professionally re-painted to the highest standard to remove any stone chips present and the remaining paintwork has been detail polished to the highest standard and gleams with an exceptional depth of shine. The wheels are all in perfect condition and are shod with new Toyo Performance Tyres. The interior is original and looks unmarked as are the carpets which show no signs of fading or ageing. The Hood is original and simply the best I have ever seen.
This Car drives superbly as you would expect having been given so much attention - If you are in the market for a TVR Griffith then this one should definately be on your list to view - I think you will travel far and wide to find another so nice at this price.
With TVR Prices on the rise the Iconic Griffith provides an excellent Sports Car to enjoy and if you are looking for a solid future investment this example should definately be on your list to view.
Road Fund Licence Costs - 6 Months Road Fund Licence = £ 123.75- 12 Months = £ 225.00.
Current MOT to 14th April 2014 with NO Advisory items.
Last Owner since 1998 and fully serviced and recommisioned in January 2013 with new pads, discs, hoses, full service and new tyres.
Supplied with 2 Main Remote Keys along with all Service / Vehicle Handbooks and with a History File Containing a VOSA MOT Report showing all MOT's to verify mileage and a Full Experian Auto-Data Report to confirm the vehicles good provenance and to confirm the vehicle has no adverse information recorded against the following registers : Stolen, High Risk, Finance, ABI Condition Alert, Scrapped, Plate Change, Export Data, Import Data, Extra Data.- The history file also contains - old MOT certificates and a comprehensive aray of invoices along with old tax discs etc..
Available to view undercover in our comfortable showroom.
Viewing by Appointment - Please Call 01299 251151 or 07590 848685 ( Adrian ) to make an Appointment to View or to discuss further.
Classic & Sports Car essentials
- Engine layout: Front Engined
- Engine size (Litres): 5.0
- Engine configuration: V8
- Cylinders: 8
- Engine power (BHP): 340
- Top speed (MPH): 169
- Previous owners: 3
- Mileage: 31,600
- Year: 1996
- Doors: 2
- Body type: Convertible
- Transmission type: Manual
- Fuel type: Petrol
- Colour: Green