June 19, 2012 7:51 a.m.

Not mine . . . .

Triump Spitfire 1972 - $500 (Charlotte)

CL Seller said: Triump Spitfire 1972 - $500 (Charlotte) Date: 2012-06-18, 7:14PM EDT Reply to: tjvsn-3086290956@sale.craigslist.org Runs good , everything works. Hood, Doors excellent. Great car for restoration. Call 7042879677 Location: Charlotte it's NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests PostingID: 3086290956
integraguy UltraDork
June 19, 2012 3:00 p.m.

I had one of these back in the mid '70s, I traded my '72 Vega Panel Express for it...no cash involved. These were fun cars when new, not sure about this one. I got rid of mine after about a year (for a TR3A), I got tired of all the pre-teen girls pointing at it and saying: "...cute car". At 6ft 4 I had to recline the drivers seat nearly all the way back to get a comfortable reach to the steering wheel.

Mine had one or 2 electrical "problems" that randomly re-occured, very annoying. If I remember right, one was the ignition interlock/seatbelt reminder caused it to blow one of the few fuses in the electrical system.

$500? If the pictures are accurate, that probably what it's worth.

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