Years of Manufacture: 1957 - 1962

Number Produced: 61,643

Chassis Number Range: TS22,014 - TS82,347

Designer: Walter Belgrove & Sir John Black

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Triumph TR3A / TR3B Original Colours

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Please note that there were production inconsistencies during this period, so colours should be chosen on individual basis.

PAINT COLOUR INTERIOR TRIM COLOUR OPTIONS HOOD / SIDESCREEN OPTIONS
Black Red, Blue (“Midnight Blue”), Black, Silverstone Grey, Targo Purple White, Fawn, Black
Signal Red Red, Black, Silverstone Grey White, Black
British Racing Green (BRG) Red, Silverstone Grey, Targo Purple White, Fawn, Black
Pale Yellow Black, Silverstone Grey, Targo Purple, Red White, Black
Powder Blue Blue (“Midnight Blue”), Black White, Black
Sebring White (Spa White) Red, Blue (“Midnight Blue”), Black, Silverstone Grey, Targo Purple White, Black
Silverstone Grey Silverstone Grey, Targo Purple, Red Black
Pale White Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Pearl Grey Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Winchester Blue Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Sunset Red Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Apple Green Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Primrose Yellow Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department
Beige Any approved trim colour. Approved colours appear to have been: Red, Blue, Black, Beige, Grey, Targo Purple & Silverstone Grey Any approved colour acceptable – Black, Beige or White as scheduled by sales department

Piping –

Note that Triumph TR3A & TR3B models featured White Piping as original on the Trim Panels and Seat Covers.

Information from: Piggott, B. (1991) Original Trimph TR – The Restorer’s Guide to TR2, TR3, TR3a, TR4, TR4A, TR5, TR250, TR6, Bideford: Bay View Books Ltd.


Triumph TR3A & TR3B Original Colours supplied by John Skinner Ltd:

Colour names refer to internal John Skinner Ltd colour names, not the names Triumph originally used for these colours.

Please request a sample for final colour confirmation as these images may be misleading.

Triumph TR3A & TR3B Trim Panels

Trim Panel Kit

TR3A/B Trim Panel Kit

Illustration Reference: 01 - 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Furflex, Hardboard, Millboard, Flocked Paper

  • This kit includes all the main panels and re-trim kits for the cappings. Includes items 01 to 07 listed below.

Door Panel & Pockets (Pre TS60k)

TR3A/B Door Panel & Pockets (Pre TS60k)

Illustration Reference: 01

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Hardboard, Millboard, Flocked Paper

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Door Panels.
  • Flocked Millboard Door Pockets.
  • Includes White Piping as original for the TR3A/B.
  • Pre TS 60k ‘Early’ style only.

Door Panel & Pockets (TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Door Panel & Pockets (TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 01

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Hardboard, Millboard, Foam, Flocked Paper

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Door Panels.
  • Flocked Millboard Door Pockets.
  • Includes White Piping as original for the TR3A/B.
  • Post TS 60k+ ‘Late’ style only.

Quarter Panels

TR3A/B Quarter Panels

Illustration Reference: 02

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Quarter “B Post” Panels.
  • Includes White Piping as original for the TR3A/B.

Wheel Arch Covers (Pre TS 60k)

TR3A/B Wheel Arch Covers (Pre TS 60k)

Illustration Reference: 03

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Sewn material Wheel Arch Covers with Piping.
  • White Piping for TR3A/B models.
  • Pre TS 60k ‘Early’ style only.

Wheel Arch Covers (TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Wheel Arch Covers (TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 03

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Sewn material Wheel Arch Covers with Piping.
  • White Piping for TR3A/B models.
  • Post TS 60k+ ‘Late’ style only.

Bulkhead Panel

TR3A/B Bulkhead Panel

Illustration Reference: 04

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard

  • Material covered pre moulded Hardboard Rear Bulkhead Panel, including the original high frequency weld embossed pattern as original for the TR3A/B.

Draught Excluder Kit

TR3A/B Draught Excluder Kit

Illustration Reference: 06

Materials: Moquette, Furflex

  • Sewn / Glued Draught Excluder Kits for Door Panel (1 Pair) & Quarter Panels (1 Pair). Normally supplied in two 1 metre lengths to be cut to size during restoration.

Dash & Capping Re-Trim Kit

TR3A/B Dash & Capping Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut Vinyl materials for re-trimming the Dash Top (1pc), Dash Facia (3pc), Door Top Cappings (2pc), Door Pulls (Sewn 2pc), Quarter Elbow Cappings (2pc), Tonneau Cappings (3pc).

Door Top Cappings

TR3A/B Door Top Cappings

Illustration Reference: 14

Materials: Metal

  • Pre-cut and formed Steel Door Top Cappings.

Door Top Capping Rubber Inners

TR3A/B Door Top Capping Rubber Inners

Illustration Reference: 14

Materials: Rubber

  • 1″ (inch) / 25mm Rubber Core for the inner of the Steel Door Top Capping.

Quarter Elbow Cappings

TR3A/B Quarter Elbow Cappings

Illustration Reference: 17

Materials: Fibreglass

  • Pre-cut and formed Fibreglass Quarter Elbow “Dog Leg” Cappings.

Tonneau Cappings

TR3A/B Tonneau Cappings

Illustration Reference: 15 + 16

Materials: Metal

  • Pre-cut and formed Aluminium Tonneau Cappings for the Left + Right + Centre.

Glove Box

TR3A/B Glove Box

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Moquette, Millboard, Flocked Paper

  • Fully Trimmed Millboard Glove Box.

Door Panel Pockets

TR3A/B Door Panel Pockets

Illustration Reference: 19

Materials: Moquette, Millboard, Flocked Paper

  • Pre-cut and riveted Millboard Pocket for Door Panels.

Boot / Trunk Liner Board

TR3A/B Boot / Trunk Liner Board

Illustration Reference: 11

Materials: Millboard

  • Pre-cut and creased, Black Grained Millboard material for covering your Boot / Trunk Petrol Liner area.

Trim Panel Fixing Kit

TR3A/B Trim Panel Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing Clips used to attach your main Trim Panels to the bodywork of your car.

Triumph TR3A & TR3B Seat Covers & Hardware

Front Seat Cover Kit

TR3A/B Front Seat Cover Kit

Illustration Reference: 08

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn Materials Covers for Re-Trimming the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests. Includes loose material for the Seat Frame Surrounds.
  • Includes White Piping as original for the TR3A/3B.

Front Seat Foam Kit

TR3A/B Front Seat Foam Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Pre-Cut Foam & Scrim Calico pieces to be used to re-pad the insides of your Seat Covers.

Seat Cushion Spring Unit

TR3A/B Seat Cushion Spring Unit

Illustration Reference: 12

Materials: Metal

  • Specially manufactured Spring Coils, as used originally in the Front Seat Cushions.

Front Seat Tacking Strips

TR3A/B Front Seat Tacking Strips

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Hardboard, Plywood

  • Pre-cut Hardboard strips, including Rivets, for use in “tacking” your Seat Covers to your Seat Frame.

Rear Seat Cover (Pre TS 60k)

TR3A/B Rear Seat Cover (Pre TS 60k)

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn Material Covers for Re-Trimming the Rear Seat Cushion.
  • Pre TS60k ‘Early’ Round Front style only.

Rear Seat Foam Kit (Pre TS60k)

TR3A/B Rear Seat Foam Kit (Pre TS60k)

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Foam

  • Pre-cut 2″ Foams for the Cushion to be used to re-pad the insides of your Rear Seat Covers.
  • Pre TS60k ‘Early’ Round Front style only.

Rear Seat Cover (TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Rear Seat Cover (TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn Material Covers for Re-Trimming the Rear Seat Cushion.
  • Post TS60k+ ‘Late’ Square Front style only.

Rear Seat Foam Kit (TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Rear Seat Foam Kit (TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Foam

  • Pre-cut 2″ Foams for the Cushion to be used to re-pad the insides of your Rear Seat Covers.
  • Post TS60k+ ‘Late’ Square Front style only.

Seat Wadding Kit

TR3A/B Seat Wadding Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Used to “pad out” small areas of the Seat Covers that the Foams cannot fill, for best results.

Seat Clips

TR3A/B Seat Clips

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • “U” Shaped Black Seat Clips, to help Re-Trimming your Seat Covers.

Triumph TR3A & TR3B Carpets & Flooring

Carpet Set (Pre TS 60k)

TR3A/B Carpet Set (Pre TS 60k)

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Wool, Nylon, Millboard

  • Pre-cut, and edged “As Original” with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of you car.
  • Includes fully trimmed Millboard “sloped” Rear Shelf carpet section.
  • Heelpads on Drivers Side Front FloorGearbox Transmission Tunnel, and A Post Kickpanel.
  • Pre TS 60k ‘Early’ style only.

Carpet Set (Post TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Carpet Set (Post TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Wool, Nylon

  • Pre-cut, and edged “As Original” with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of you car.
  • Heelpads on Drivers Side Front FloorGearbox Transmission Tunnel, and A Post Kickpanel.
  • Post TS 60k+ ‘Late’ style only.

Underfelt Kit (Pre TS 60k)

TR3A/B Underfelt Kit (Pre TS 60k)

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Pre TS 60k ‘Early’ style only.

Underfelt Kit (TS 60k+)

TR3A/B Underfelt Kit (TS 60k+)

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Post TS 60k+ ‘Late’ style only.

Boot / Trunk Carpet

TR3A/B Boot / Trunk Carpet

Illustration Reference: 10

Materials: Wool, Nylon, Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged “As Original” with Binding, Carpet / Hardura mat for your Boot / Trunk Flooring.

Boot / Trunk Side Panels

TR3A/B Boot / Trunk Side Panels

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Wool, Nylon, Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet for your Boot / Trunk bodywork sides.

Carpet Fixing Kit

TR3A/B Carpet Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing clips used to attach your Carpet Set to the bodywork of your car.