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Triumph

By col.campbell
A few weeks ago I went along with a friend to a Triumph get-together day. Taking photographs was a good excuse not to muck in with the waxing and polishing! This is a Dolomite Sprint, it could put most boy racers to shame in the Traffic Lights Grand Prix, with Terry Wogan blaring out the window instead of drum n' bass or whatever it is they listen to; with all the retro coolness of Rubik's Cubes and hula hoops (with genuine furry dice hanging off the rear-view mirror); and is a regular runner at over 20 years old.

Tags: Transport Classic car Triumph Dolomite

Voters: JAdamson, Snapper_T, Gary_Williams and 2 more


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Hawkgenes 16 10 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2005 4:47AM
Great old car, I remember it well. I owned a Triumph 2.5 PI with a real sun roof which folded back to make it almost a convertible, great quality too.

Hawk
Gary_Williams 17 38 3 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2005 11:20AM
The Dolly Sprint, a great piece of kit; so long as you kept it maintained. Wish you'd caught the cool 'pie' status light in the dash.
Snapper_T 17 867 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2005 12:32AM
Its a shame I'm too young to remember the Dolomite!!

Nice shot Col. Like the dof and composition.
col.campbell 18 1.4k 4 United Kingdom
16 Oct 2005 9:29AM
Thanks guys. And yes, looking back now, I see what you mean about the pie status thingy. What an oversight! tch

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