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      10-31-2021, 07:48 AM   #1
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A TR6 like no other

From 2.5 straight 6 MFi to 8.0 with Garrett is a bit of a jump.
https://www.motorious.com/articles/n...endary-v8-tr6/
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I had always thought there was a factory 8 cylinder TR6 but I guess I was wrong and it was the TR7/8.
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I had always thought there was a factory 8 cylinder TR6 but I guess I was wrong and it was the TR7/8.
That's right and there were also works rally versions TR7 V8's using enhanced Rover 3.5 V8 engines.
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From 2.5 straight 6 MFi to 8.0 with Garrett is a bit of a jump.
https://www.motorious.com/articles/n...endary-v8-tr6/
This is how a car should sound !

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This is how a car should sound !

...and the best bit is it's street legal. Only in the US, Minnesota
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This is how a car should sound !

Owned a TR6 and TR5 at one time,i've had loads of cars and they are great classics to keep and last of the real SC's.
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Love that deep growl when it's startin' up and that rattle when it's accelerating.

Not too loud. Just right.

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