A new find – sadly with no details. Originally Coffee paint in addition to the Coffee interior. Looks very good condition. If you are the owner, we’d love to know more, please get in touch!
Crossed paths many times – reunited at the weekend! These two Island cars met again after, no doubt, seeing each other regularly in and around Freshwater. Despite the V versus A – the Triumph Herald […]
The UK launch of the Triumph Herald convertible was originally planned for the UK Motor Show, at Earls Court in October with all early cars destined (from the launch in March 1960) for overseas. Due […]
It’s always great to find elements on a car that refer to the manufacture date – with a dated part you can tell if it’s likely to be original. Although there were no doubts the […]
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.
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.’
The survival rate of the initial convertible Triumph Herald – the 948cc version is very very low but they were produced in so low numbers to start with. How do they compare to the other Herald […]
Fifty years ago I left school and started a six-year Toolmaking Apprenticeship, I had been brought up during the 1950s with my father being a motor car enthusiast, and then living in Kent, we would […]
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 […]
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) […]