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66 ALPINE Series V w/overdrive FOR SALE

Discussion in 'Alpine Cars and Parts For Sale' started by Ashfried, Aug 8, 2019.

  1. Ashfried

    Ashfried Silver Level Sponsor

  2. Ashfried

    Ashfried Silver Level Sponsor

    I was asked for under pics
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  3. DRSUNBEASM

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    Ash, Is this '66 still available for purchase?
     
  4. Ashfried

    Ashfried Silver Level Sponsor

    Sorry it is sold
     
  5. DRSUNBEASM

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    Darn-- Hey can a 6'2-6'3 guy drive comfortably? I can fit in a MGB fine- but haven't sat in Alpine. Thoughts?
     
  6. sunalp

    sunalp Platinum Level Sponsor

    I had a friend that was 6'7" and his daily driver was a Series V Alpine. Because everything is
    adjustable you can make the car fit you. I think the saying was if you're not comfortable in an
    Alpine, you won't be comfortable in anything. Besides, they're much roomier than an MGB. ( better
    built too!, but I'm not biased.
    Steve
     
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  7. DRSUNBEASM

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    Ash, only series V or do other S models also accommodate a 6’3 frame?
     
  8. alpine_64

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    The series I/II have 2 postion pedals but stock wheel is not telescoping and seats are not adjustable for height or rake.
    The series 3 onwards have a telescoping column and seats adjustable for rake and 2 height positions as well as the usual fore/ aft.

    That said early or other seats can be fitted to an early car and the wheels can be adjusted for proximity and set with an aftermarket boss.
     
  9. Aladin Sane

    Aladin Sane Gold Level Sponsor

    I am 6' 8" and have sat in a few. I just bought a S5 project. As long as the top is down, no problems.
     
  10. DRSUNBEASM

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  11. DRSUNBEASM

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    Thanks great info
     
  12. DRSUNBEASM

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    Good to know- thanks
     
  13. RootesRooter

    RootesRooter Platinum Level Sponsor

    I removed the flip-down adjustment bar on the bottom of the seat frame. It gave me a precious extra 1/2".
     
  14. DanR

    DanR Diamond Level Sponsor

    A nice feature on the Late Series Alpine seats is adjustable backs! A simple "notch" can make lots of difference is your seating arrangement.
     
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