Triumph Spitfire 1500

 Built December 1974 to August 1980.Commission numbers: FH750001 to FH130001, then to TFADW5AT009898.
 Engine 1493cc, 4 stroke, 4 cylinder, in line, front mounted.Single Zenith Stromberg 150CD4 carburetor.Max power: 71 bhp @ 5500 rpm.Max torque: 82 lb ft (111Nm) @ 3000 rpm.
 Transmission Rear wheel drive.4-speed gearbox, direct gear change, synchromesh on all gears.J type overdrive option.
 Wheelbase 6ft 11in (2.11m)
 Track  Front: 4 ft 1 in (1.25m)Rear: 4 ft 2 in (1.28m)
 Suspension Front: independent double wishbone type, coil springs, telescopic dampers, and anti-roll bar.Rear: independent swing axle, transverse leaf spring with pivoting, telescopic dampers, and trailing radius arms.
 Steering Rack and pinion with impact absorbing steering column.3.75 turns lock to lock.Turning radius: 24 ft (7.32m)
 Brakes Front: hydraulic 9 in (23cm) diameter discs.Rear: hydraulic 7 x 1.25 in (18 x 3.2cm) drums.
 Wheels / Tyres Rims: 13 x 4.5 in pressed steel. Tyres: 155-13 Bias Ply or radial
 Bodywork 2-seater sports convertible on separate backbone chassis.
 Dimensions Length: 12 ft 5 in (3.78m)Width: 4 ft 10.5 in (1.50m)Height: 3 ft 1.5 in (0.95m)Unladen weight: 1750 lb (794kg)
 Electrics 12V negative earth.43A/hr battery and alternator charging system.
 Performance 0-30 mph (0-50 kmh) : 3.8 sec.0-60 mph (0-95 kmh) : 13.2 sec.Top speed: 100 mph (160 kmh)Fuel consumption: 38 mpg (16 km/l)

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