[TR] tr3b

Dave dave at ranteer.com
Sat Apr 6 16:16:43 MDT 2013

thanks, I think, for pointing that out.  that car has obviously been 
restored.  and, most unfortunately, they painted the engine red.  perhaps 
they thought it was roses . . .

-----Original Message----- 
From: terryrs at comcast.net
Sent: Saturday, April 06, 2013 5:25 PM
To: Dave
Cc: triumphs at autox.team.net
Subject: Re: [TR] tr3b

You do have an appreciably better car to start from than the usual, it 

Question to the list:  Weren't the original engines painted black with, I 
forget, some kind of number 3 or something painted in a different color 

Anyway, does the color of the engine paint suggest it's been rebuilt at one 

Terry Smith, '59 TR3A
New Hampshire...Where I drove twice to work and back, and on the way home 
Friday, the top was down! 

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