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1953 Triumph 6T Thunderbird/Blackbird

Estimate  £10000-£11000


Registration number 892 XVC
Frame number 6T 33722
Engine number 6T 33722
Originally sent to USA
Repatriated in 2018
Original black model totally restored
The Thunderbird became famous when one was ridden by Marlon Brando in the 1953 film The Wild One
After this the US dealers persuaded Triumph to supply the US models painted in the black colour
These models are rare and sought after

With invoices from Ace Classics for £2,400 spent on parts and labour
With V5C

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