A truely unique 3000S TVR. This is the very first prototype produced
#4286FM. Originally delivered to a dealer in Arlington, VA, was
damaged by dealer, never titled. Car was in storage for over 27 years.
Acquired the car from owner of dealership in 2006. Then registered
and titled in Texas in 2006 as first true owner.
Have original bill of sale/invoice from Marway Corporation certifying
that this is a prototype and a Motor Trend Magazine Test Car and was
featured in November 1978 issue.
Over past 3 years have been completing full restoration. Some
fiberglass body parts were re-manufactured by David Gerald TVR .
The engine was completely rebuilt. High performance parts from
David Gerald TVR and Burton Power where used by Automotive Excellence,
Princeton, TX to fully update the engine to 250HP and electronics. Air conditioning
was added at the time of the engine rebuild.
The new interior is beige leather and features new carpeting, a burl wood
dash, all new instruments and gauges, a custom rollbar, new windscreen
glass, rebuilt side curtains with new glass, new mohair boot (top), new paint,
new fuel tank, fuel lines, brakes and brakes lines, new clutch, re-polished
TVR wheels, stainless steel exhaust., tires, etc. This TVR is brand new throughout.