May
11

AC Fuel Pump

Useful period info for the 948cc Herald – and other cars of the era. The right pump is really important and original units with a rebuild kit is always better than the ‘new’ ones available.

Apr
28

Chip Basket

A unique feature on the early Triumph Heralds was an additional parcel tray which was located underneath the dashboard passenger side cubby box. This grey plastic-coated wire element has been nicknamed the ‘chip basket.’ 

May
27

New Triumph Herald Book

A brand new book is now available for fans of the Triumph Herald. New Triumph Herald Book Shipping UK £24.95 GBPUSA/Canada £32.95 GBPAustralia/New Zealand £32.95 GBPMainland Europe £30.95 GBPOther £34.95 GBP A beautifully presented brand […]

May
5

Triumph Herald Book Goes To Print

UPDATE: After some too-ing and fro-ing the book has finally been passed to print. Some photos, such as the original ‘build-a-coupe’ team from the Royal Albert Hall was a ‘Standard News’ (the in-house employee newspaper) […]

Mar
30

AOB729A – Y22508CV

This convertible came to light in 2013 – a remarkably solid looking UK convertible in Lichfield Green. Here’s the details of the advert: “The car has had 4 owners including us. We also have the […]

Mar
21

Y19851CV – 170GTT to 478XUH

Registered in Devon on 16th December 1960 170GTT is a black Triumph Herald Convertible with a red interior and white hood. The first photo was from the TSSC Turning Circle magazine dated 1987 and the car looked […]

Mar
14

A new find – Y20151LCV

Kelly Richards has just purchased a barn find in Montana, USA. a ‘1959 Herald convertable’. He said he will restore this gem. Shows 34,000 miles.   At first I was a little apprehensive with the date (1959) and the non-standard […]

Mar
10

Y16384CV – 5046MT

Commission Number : Y16384CV Build Date : 16.08.60 Engine Number : Y18800 HE Colour : Monaco Blue, black hood Despatched 22.09.60, first reg 17.05.61 Believed to be a dealers promo car, now undergoing full rebuild www.948convertible.50megs.com The intro from Rob […]