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Triang Thunderbolt Pedal Car

An original Triang Thunderbolt pedal car with a rusty patina, circa 1950s…

£200

SKU: RC0194.
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A delightful original pedal car…

Dating back to the mid 20th century, circa 1950s, this is an original pedal car by Triang. Originally the Thunderbolt model, this particular piece features original Red paint and has an authentic patina. We love its current condition, and this is probably more for the ‘restorer’ rather than the collector

The original Red paint is present with a splattering of rust and weathered nature. It’s rusty and of ‘used nature’, yet its oozing with character. The pedal mechanism works fine and all in all it’s a wonderful display piece. The condition won’t be for all, that’s why we see this on show somewhere or as a restoration project (rather than for the avid collector). It is certainly a ‘one of a kind’ piece…

We are offering this piece in ‘as found’ condition, therefore there is some natural wear and tear. The car is structurally good but there is an overall weathered patina with some paint chipping, rusty areas and some surface dents and abrasions. The one notable imperfection is a small crack near the steering wheel (as pictured) which means the steering wheel, column and bonnet area are a little more flexible than normal. We feel the current condition simply adds to the charm and authenticity. Please do study the photos to help with your analysis as it would be hard to highlight all imperfections…

Dimensions : Depth : 44cm, Width : 89cm, Height : 38cm

Condition : Structurally good, some surface marks and scratches, weathered patina in areas, some paint loss, some dented areas, small crack to the bonnet near the steering wheel

Postage : Heavy Item £25 or local collection

You can view this product in our Ralph & Co. showroom in Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0AA

We are open Fridays and Saturdays 9am to 5pm or personal viewing is available via appointment. Please do get in touch 07592 534 977

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Dimensions 44 x 89 x 38 cm