GT6 parts supplier links : My top ones


Click the link image to open in a new tab. These are in descending order of spending i.e. the largest part of my budget went to the one at the top!

Southside Classic & Custom, Wirral They really worked wonders with my GT6 bodywork, paying particular attention to panel gaps.
James Paddock, Chester Suppliers of Triumph & GT6 parts. Postage is a reasonable £5 for all orders. Good counter in Chester (not open week-end). Good stock & helpful staff.
Mike Papworth, Coventry Mike Papworth. Probably the best Triumph gearbox/transmission builder.
Rimmer Bros
Rimmer Bros, Lincoln Supplier of GT6 and other classic car parts. Postage expensive, but good quality parts & good service. Counter in Lincoln (open Saturday morning). Best to buy during their frequent 'Sales'.
Canley Classics, Coventry Supplier of Triumph & GT6 parts, many uniquely to them. Mail order only.
Jigsaw Racing Services, Corby International Triumph Specialists. Spares, Repairs, Restorations, Performance, Race & Rally Preparation. Mark Field good on advice.
Classic British Sports Car Trims, Plymouth Does a good job, quite a bit cheaper than the usual suppliers.
eBay Very useful, especially for parts unavailable elsewhere.
The Quickfit Safety Belt Service, Stanmore They make period style seatbelts for classic cars (pre 1972).
Ian Gittings (Sponmon) Ian Gittins makes superb special tools and refurbishes inlet manifolds to a very high standard. Currently unavailable.
Vehicle Wiring Products, Ilkeston Good product range and very helpful staff.
Grove Components, Wirral Supplier of fasteners, particularly stainless steel. Low postage and practically no minimum quantities. Good service from Tim Kendall.
Triumph-Recycler, Guildford Triumph owner/driver and member of the TSSC Simon Holland sells many parts, many of which he has manufactured locally. He reconditions radiators, and is a member of the National Association of Radiator Repairers. He is also a Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs Trade Supporter.
Hoole Tyre & Exhaust, Chester If you live in Chester this company sells tyres at a good price, and fits them to alloy wheels with care.
JD Motorsport Ltd, Leatherhead Suppliers of SPAX Performance parts (via eBay shop). My shock absorbers send directly from Spax!
ANG Classic Car Parts, Nottingham A good alternative source of parts, some cheaper than the bigger suppliers.
Chris Witor, Somerset Specialises in Triumph 2000/2.5, but a good range of 6-cylinder stainless steel and alloy parts at reasonable prices.
Biggred Calipers, Worcester 'The UK's Leading Brake Caliper Remanufacturer'. Better than those 'new' Chinese copies. Used by Practical Classics and Car SOS.
Hamilton Classic Ltd, Hook Car Covers and more!
Spitfire Graveyard, Sheffield Good for second-hand Triumph & other car parts.
4Sight Automotive, Warwickshire (Better Car Lighting) - excellent supplier of LEDs etc. Owner Gil Keane very helpful.
Stainless for Classics, Selston Paul Copeland can even make one-offs, if you can give him a proper drawing.