TR Drivers Club
This is the website of the TR Drivers Club and caters for all enthusiasts of the Triumph TR Sports car range, from TR2 to TR8. We have a large and active membership spread across the United Kingdom and beyond. It is run on a voluntary basis, by true enthusiasts...who live, breathe and eat TRs!
TR7/8 Body panels press tools update
You may have read in recent editions of Tr Driver and Classic Car Weekly that British Motor Heritage have scrapped all the original tooling they held for the TR7. The front headlamp panel press had been damaged for years and despite calls for it to be repaired it was scrapped back in 2008. The original tooling which has been scrapped is for the front headlamp panel, both front wings, sills and both doorskins only.
John Clancy has been communicating with both Robsport and Rimmers about hand-made TR7 outer panels and he has also made contact with an ex Aston Martin panel beater who has offered to create the patterns required from which wooden bucks can be made. From the new wooden bucks new hand-made steel panels can be formed.
We await further developments and we will advise you when we have more information. For the full story click here which will take you to the relevant issue of TR Driver on the club’s satellite site.
Bullet Rally - Cancelled
Owing to the host hotel being sold and neither the original owners nor the new owners letting us know, we have just discovered that our booking has not been honoured and with no alternative venue offering the same dates we have unfortunately had to cancel this event. We are currently hoping to re-
Upcoming TR Drivers Club National Club events
1st-3rd September 2018 - Blackpool Bright Lights Run
9-11th November 2018 - NEC Classic Car Show at Birmingham NEC - pay at the gate or buy advance tickets from the NEC
TR8 day 2017
TR Drivers Club National 2018