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This site is run by owners and fans of the TVR Tuscan and aims to help collate useful information for people running, maintaining and looking to buy into the wonderful experience that is Tuscan ownership.

 

Model guide

The different TVR Tuscan models produced are listed below. Some dealers (and even private sellers) have been incorrectly advertising their Tuscans as 'S' specification cars. Be sure to check that the car you're looking at is infact the correct type.

Tuscan Mk 1

Available in the following models:

  • 3.6L Mk 1: 350 BHP, 290 ft.lbf
  • 4.0L Mk 1: 360 hp, 310 ft.lbf
  • 4.0L Mk 1 Red Rose: 380 BHP, 310 ft.lbf

Removable targa roof panel and rear screen, 16" alloys on standard (although usually upgraded to 18"). Airconditioning, larger front brakes and bigger bore engine on Red Rose version.

 


Tuscan Mk 1 S

Available in the following models:

  • 4.0L Mk 1 S (pre-2003): 390 BHP, 310 ft.lbf
  • 4.0L Mk 1 S (post-2003): 400 BHP, 315 ft.lbf

Removable targa roof panel and rear screen, bigger bore engine producing more BHP than standard (pre 2003: 380-390bhp, post 2003: 400bhp), better suspension setup, gas-discharge headlights, close-ratio gearbox, larger drilled-disc brakes at front, air conditioning, front splitter, rear spoiler, different rear light layout from standard, 18" alloys, DAB radio, 'Tuscan S' badge at back.

 


Tuscan Mk 2 & Mk 2 S

Available in the following models:

  • 4.0L Mk 2 (post-2005): 380 hp, 310 ft.lbf
  • 4.0L Mk 2 S (post-2005): 400 BHP, 315 ft.lbf

Removable targa roof panel, new style front grille, covered front light cluster, new style dash layout, different rear light layout, 18" alloys, DAB radio. On S version there's a bigger bore engine producing more BHP than standard, better suspension setup, gas-discharge headlights, close-ratio gearbox, larger brakes at front, air conditioning.

 


Tuscan Mk 2 Convertible

Available in the following model:

  • 4.0L Mk 2 Convertible (post-2005): 380 hp, 310 ft.lbf

Convertible fold-down roof with removable roof panel, new style front grille, covered front light cluster, new style dash layout, different rear light layout, 18" alloys, DAB radio.