TEALS OF THE WEEK Nos 141-160
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 141
Was For Sale in 2001 - Where Now?
*XEN742M in the Summer 2001 Teal Newsletter; where are you now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK - No 142
For Sale in Feb 03 - where now?
NLU 926 P Polished Aluminium Feb03 Teal Spiel. David Ward has spotted that this is in fact Teal Of the Week No 57 - but where are you now, silver beauty?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 143
Where are you now?
VTJ 734 M, Ex Barry Duncan, Oxbridge blues (but not Neil's Phoenix), whose hands are guiding you now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 144
For Sale in August 2000 - where now?
This fine Teal Tourer was for sale in August 2000 edition of Teal spiel. Where is she now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 145
Where are you now?
March 2004 Teal Spiel - who bought Grant's four seater, and where is it now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 146
March 2004, Richard Songer's pride and joy - where now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 147
Was for sale in 2006 - where now?
I fine, clean early Teal Type 35 in red - she used to live in Halifax 'till Feb 2006, but where is she now?
TEAL OF THE WEEK NO 148
Refuelling on a 1990s France -Spain run is lovely BMJ728L. Is she now in Britain?
TEAL OF THE WEEK No 149
Was for sale in 2006 - where is she now?
Have you seen a Teal Type 35B with a Jaguar 3,400cc engine and a brass steering wheel? It used to be based near Swindon until August 2006. If you know, please tell us roughly where it is now. Thanks.
ANOTHER TEAL RE-DISCOVERED
New Teal of the Week No 150
Re-discovered in Somerset this month (August 2016) is this early Teal Type 35, fibreglass but with a steel bonnet; unusually for an early car it is complete with a Triumph 6-cylinder 2000 cc motor, and is for sale at £10,000....
If you'd like to discuss buying RTT626 W, our new Teal of the Week No 150, call evenings or weekends on 07856 055226 .
Thanks to The Teal Owners' Club Website at www.tealownersclub.org for the info, Colin
TEAL RE-DISCOVERED IN GERMANY
now for sale, and designated Teal of The Week No 151
Tealer Wolfgang Knupfer sends us news of a re-discovered Teal now for sale in Germany :
Wolfgang warns that she is not at the current time street legal in Germany
The asking price is 45,000 Euros. Here is the link to cut and paste:
Does anyone recognise Teal PUG 306 P ? Would be grateful for any reply on the Discussion Forum on this website - thanks.
Thank you, splendid Tealer Wolfgang for this information. This Teal has now been designated Teal of The Week No 151.
TEAL OF THE WEEK NO 152
There's a lovely-looking car for sale on the Car and Classics website. http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C833028
It has the appearance of a beautiful Bugatti Type 35:
What a lovely Bugatti - and a snip at £112,000 - but hang on a minute. A left hand drive Bugatti? Do such things exist? Surely they were all right hand drive? And doesn't that suspension look very like a Teal 35B or Teal Type 59's? And that tail looks very Teal-like. And the mudguards. And the turned dashboard. And that's not an external gearlever on the left, is it - it's a handbrake, surely? Could this be the one missing left-hand drive Teal made by Bob Jones and Bob Lewis, with aluminium bodywork by Mike Hall ?
As it happens, we have three photos of that most rare LHD Teal at the works at Grimsditch Hall in the mid 1980s. Here she is, with Mike Astill's Type 35 in blue beyond:
They certainly look similar. LHDrive, one raised driver wind-protector to left, narrow radiator, same mudguards and suspension, same tail.... Hmm.
So possibly a Teal chassis with Teal body and Bugatti additions? Nice wheels and brakes. You decide.
Thanks Adli, David and Andy for info. She's a beauty anyway you look at her. I think we can put her in the register as Teal of the Week No 152.
More Teals to come....