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Magenta Lightspeed Panels Magenta
 
Style Original design sports buggy
Made by Lightspeed Panels
Produced 1972 to 1986
   
The Magenta sprang to the kit car scene in 1972 and was hailed by the company as a sports tourer. A bit optimistic and many settled for buggy. It proved popular though no doubt due to it's GBP250 price tag and expected GBP350 build cost.

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Triumph Vitesse

Triumph Vitesse 1970 Triumph Vitesse Convertible Manufacturer: Standard-Triumph Production: 1962–1971 Successor: Triumph Dolomite Body style: Two-door saloon Two-door convertible Engine: 1596cc or 1998cc I6 Transmission: Four-speed manual, RWD The Triumph Vitesse was a compact 6-cylinder car built by Standard-Triumph from 1962–1971. The car was styled by Michelotti, and was available in saloon and convertible variants. Vitesse 6 The Triumph Vitesse was introduced in April 1962 as an in-line 6-cylinder perfo

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