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Triumph 1500 (1970–3)

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Triumph 1500. 1970–3 (prod. 66,353). 4-door saloon. F/F, 1493 cm³ (I4 OHV). Smart facelift by Michelotti, with boot lengthened, though centre section stayed largely the same. Well appointed as before, but with redesigned interior. Output at 61 bhp initially; upped to 65 bhp in 1972. Still front drive, and more expensive to build compared with RWD Toledo, which commenced production at the same time.

Manufacturing location: Canley, Coventry, England

Marque: Triumph | Model: Triumph 1500 | Predecessor: Triumph 1300, 1500 | Successor: Triumph 1500 TC

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