AutoHunter Spotlight: 1966 Sunbeam Tiger

Credit: Original article published by Classic Cars Journal.

Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this 1966 Sunbeam Tiger.

1966 Sunbeam Tiger

This Sunbeam Tiger is finished in Carnival Red complemented by front and rear chrome bumpers, a chrome grille, and bodyside trim with Tiger emblems. Further features include a folding black convertible top with a plastic rear window, and a forward-tilting hood.

1966 Sunbeam Tiger
1966 Sunbeam Tiger

It rides on eight-spoke Panasport aluminum wheels with metallic silver centers, polished lips and Dunlop radial tires.

“The bucket seats, center console, and door panels are upholstered in black vinyl,” the listing states. “Features include manual windows, a floor-mounted manual shifter, manual steering and brakes, a digital Alpine AM/FM/CD stereo, and a three-spoke Moto-Lita steering wheel.”

Power is provided by a Ford 260ci V8 engine with a Holley four-barrel carburetor, Edelbrock aluminum intake, finned aluminum valve covers, and an Edelbrock air filter. The engine is paired with a four-speed manual transmission.

1966 Sunbeam Tiger
1966 Sunbeam Tiger

It has manual front disc and rear drum brakes. This Sunbeam Tiger has a full-length dual exhaust system.

Ford 260ci V8
Ford 260ci V8

The sale includes a clear title from the selling dealer. The odometer reads 85,035 miles but the true mileage on this vehicle is unknown.

This 1966 Sunbeam Tiger’s auction ends on Monday, December 12, 2022, at 12:40 p.m. (MST)

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