Blue cat: 1966 Sunbeam Tiger

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The Sunbeam Tiger is one of those cars that merge the best of both sides of the pond: a typical british roadster style with american muscle.

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The basis of this car was of course the Sunbeam Alpine in which it was transplanted, thanks to the collaboration of Carroll Shelby, a 4261 c.c. (260 c.i.) Ford “small block” V8 engine: it was the smallest V8 of the bunch as other displacement didn’t fit in the tiny engine bay of the car.

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This particular car is not well described ut it’s clear that it has been completely restored both inside and outside: it has a couple of silver stripes in the midde but we can’t understand if they’re simply stick to the body or if it’s a paint job. The seller says that the car comes also with its hardtop but we believe that nobody will install it. Find it for sale at CHF 97,000 (today $101,000) here in Chiasso, Switzerland.

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