Tag Archives: Triumph Spitfire

Triumph Spitfire 1500 Rear Bumper Conversion

When removing my Triumph Spitfire’s bumpers in preparation for body work and paint I noticed the rear one was made up of several smaller pieces that were bolted together. I do not care for the thicker chrome section of the … Continue reading

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Triumph Spitfire – Voltage Stabilizer Replacement

When driving my newly acquired Triumph Spitfire I noticed that both the fuel and temperature gauges were reading low. One faulty gauge I could believe but both? Seemed a bit unlikely. Both run through a voltage stabilizer so that seemed … Continue reading

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Crazy Triumph Spitfire Engine Swap

Most people who swap a different engine into a Triumph Spitfire will do so to gain more horse power and reliability. This builder certainly has the more horsepower covered but reliability … I don’t know. He has chosen the Maserati … Continue reading

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Fantastic engine rebuild sequence

Check out this fantastic engine rebuild sequence on YouTube via Hemmings Blog. The video is done in a stop animation style and shows the rebuild process from pallet to car. The engine is a Triumph unit from an early Spitfire … Continue reading

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