Waxahachie, Tx 2018 Auction
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1965 SUNBEAM TIGER
- Year: 1965
- Make: SUNBEAM
- Status: N/A
- Mileage: N/A
- Exterior: YELLOW
- Interior: BLACK
- Transmission: 5-SPEED
- Cylinder: V8
This trophy-winning Sunbeam Tiger was professionally built by a real Tiger enthusiast.
No expense spared and nothing left untouched in the construction of this ultra-high-performance Tiger.
Virtually new with less than 600 miles since completion, it is powered by a 347 Ford ford balanced, blue-printed, and dyno-tested at 426 hp/432 pounds-feet torque.
Detailed with LAT options, plus ceramic-coated headers and exhaust system, with stainless mufflers.
Transmission is 5 speed manual, Borg Warner/Tremec T-5 with integral shifter.The differential is a Ford nodular 8-inch with 3.40 gears and limited slip.
Rear suspension includes anti-wheel hop leaf springs with anti-sway bar.
Front suspension is Flaming River rack and pinion steering system.
Ackerman angle correcting suspension.
Tubular A-arms with adjustable coil over shocks and anti-sway bar.
Brakes are Wilwood master cylinder.
Wilwood Racing 4 piston callipers, with 11 inch discs and adjustable brake proportioning valve with completely new stainless brake lines.
Wheels are custom made American Racing Torque Thrust.
Front 17×8 w/205/45/17 tires.
Rear, 17×10 w/255/40/17 tires Interior is complete including trunk.
Heated custom seats with embossed tiger logo.
Robbins cloth soft top and tonneau cover.
All brand new.
Complete professional body and frame , all metal restoration.
Frame reconstructed, larger and heavier for the additional power.
Rear wheels tubbed 3 inches.
Wheels and tires fit completely within stock wheel openings.
New fuel system and added fuel capacity.
New or re-plated chrome body trims, emblems, and stainless steel bumpers.All new glass.
Complete new electrical system and wiring.
Lucas Halogen 3 bar headlights.
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