Back to search results

1987 FORD CAPRI 2.8 Injection Special - £13,695 Or Near...

  • Video place 6b7b5b6cea9f7188d4aa2abf1456394865d10637af3967aadaf0387d727c99e4
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20

  • SIMILAR QUALITY CARS ALWAYS REQUIRED

Thinking of selling? Our proven commission sale or SOR (Sale or Return) program is a great way to utilise and access our professional services and facilities while still maximising the return from your vehicle with minimal hassle, stress and time, If youd like to take advantage of this then please get in touch for further information. Alternatively If youd like to move your vehicle on quickly and efficiently with minimal delay then we can make an offer on an outright purchase basis with payment and collection arranged soon after.

A thrilling Ford Capri 2.8 Injection Special, last owner 22 years and full history.

EQUIPMENT
Remote control drivers door mirror, body-coloured grille, lamp bezels body-coloured, power assisted steering, front and rear spoilers, tailgate wash/wipe, tinted glass all round, ammeter and oil pressure gauge, tachometer, quartz analogue clock, courtesy lights, perforated black headlining, front reclining Recaro seats, three-spoke leather covered steering wheel, tilting/sliding steel sunroof, boot light, instrument brightness control.

EXTERIOR
The iconic Capri 2.8 Injection Special needs little introduction and this example is one of the last cars produced. Finished in desirable Ford Diamond White, (Code B3), the paintwork boasts a bright finish and polished shine with all decals fully intact and correct. Carefully touched in stone chips to the front and only minimal age-related imperfections are visible upon close scrutiny, not to spoil the overall impressive appearance. The factory fitted panels are straight with linear gaps and the exterior trim items and bumpers are excellent. All glass is security etched with the registration mark along with the lenses which are the original Hella and Ford fitment with Made in England lettering. Thankfully the underside is free from excess applied underseal to allow easy inspection of the structural integrity. A 1980s performance legend, exactly as Ford intended.

INTERIOR
The interior of this 2.8 Injection Special evokes a sense of true nostalgia with the supportive Recaro seats looking fantastic finished in the grey high-grade leather with Strobe pattern fabric centre panels (code Q5). The drivers outer bolster is fully intact and firm showing only very light wear. The deep pile grey carpeting is clean and the black perforated headlining unique to the 2.8 Special is tight. The leather covered steering wheel and gear knob are undamaged and all controls fully functioning. There are two small cracks in the dashboard. The factory fitted ESRT 32PS stereo cassette remains fitted and fully functional. This car has remained in the hands of Capri enthusiasts and has thankfully avoided the 80s and 90s modification trend. Superb.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The Capri 2.8 Injection was the first offering of the new Special Vehicle Engineering (SVE) operation that had recently been set up in Dunton, Essex. SVE added a Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection system, an oil/water heat exchanger, viscous coupled fan and an improved radiator making the 158 BHP capable of 130mph and 0-60mph in 7.9 seconds. The engine bay is very clean with factory plates, stickers and inner wing stamping clear to see. The engine is smooth and quiet whilst producing an unmistakable burble and a deep roar under enthusiastic use! The 5 speed gearbox is direct and progression through the range is effortless.

WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
This Capri is fitted with the factory original 7-spoke RS style alloy wheels in flawless condition and with Ford badged centre caps. Quality branded Firestone Firehawk 205/60 R13 tyres are fitted all round and have masses of tread remaining. The spare wheel is the factory Good year item. The hydraulic dual-line servo-assisted brakes with ventilated front discs unique on the 2.8 Special stop the car quickly and in a straight line.

HISTORY FILE
Built at the Cologne plant in November 1986, one month before Capri production ended, this 2.8 Injection Special was registered new on 21st January 1987 by Ford Main Dealers Bussey and Sabberton Bros Ltd or Norwich. The previous owner, Mrs Tracey Sparks, purchased the car in May 1996 and has owned the car for over 22 years. The history file is simply colossal with the huge file presented neatly in chronological order and dating back to the 1980s. Perusal of the history file would takes hours and there is also every MOT certificate carried out since the first in 1990. The original book packs, Capri operating guides, and point of sale literature are present along with two sets of keys. The car has also been known to the Capri Club International since the early 1990s and there is even an exclusive set of their mud flaps fitted!

To drive this example following inspection of both machine and history file, you are left in no doubt that this Capri has been maintained regardless of cost and dearly cherished. The next owner will benefit from this greatly and find themselves the proud owner of a useable yet show worthy example.

MOT October 2019, HPI Clear.

To see a video of this car please copy the link below:

https://youtu.be/huhS8wP1WhI

To see a complete set of photographs of this car please copy the link below:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/kgfclassiccars/albums/72157702362576085

'Like us' or 'Follow us' for exciting new cars coming soon at KGF Classic Cars:

https://www.facebook.com/KGFClassiccars

https://twitter.com/KGFClassicCars

  • 108959 Miles
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • RefCode: TA1136272

Other Classic Ford Capri Cars for Sale

Placeholder cbe6c9521c21456cf9170dc847e3e1de3931371c967e81955c16862b992b5364Sponsored Ad
1979
£Auction
L
  • 0
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 N/A
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: TA1162515
1979 Ford Capri L; More information to follow.; On site now for viewing.; We are open 7 days a we...
0
01751 279 108
View details
80445 1Sponsored Ad
1972
£Auction
  • 0
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: TA1161780
1972 Ford Capri; The vendor has kindly supplied the following information:-; 'This 'GT-XLR' Ford ...
12
01751 279 108
View details
80417 1Sponsored Ad
1987
£Auction
280 BROOKLANDS
  • 44,000
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: TA1161609
1987 Ford Capri 280 Special; More information to follow.; On site now for viewing.; We are open 7...
15
01751 279 108
View details
Thumbnail img 20180922 001651 455Sponsored Ad
1985
£7,250
Mk3 Laser
  • 56,700
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: DIY1157767
Amazing condition, really clean body work, original interior, a truly beautiful and well maintain...
13
07719461568
View details
80615 1Sponsored Ad
1987
£Auction
V8 COYOTE
  • 0
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 N/A
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: TA1162077
This highly modified and unusual Capri was featured in a TV series in January 2018 with a build c...
5
0208 226 3033
View details
01 img 002edit fordcapri smallSponsored Ad
1971
£24,000
3000GT V6
  • 98,009
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: TA1161885
1971 Ford Capri 3000GT V6
40
+61 417 828 569
View details
2Sponsored Ad
1984
£17,000
2ltr Laser
  • 81,500
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 N/A
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: DIYCCW1161800
2ltr laser, totally original, A1 condition as from factory, never been sprayed or welded, owned f...
1
07512228961
View details
0121Sponsored Ad
1978
£12,999
3.0S
  • 42,473
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: DIY1111239
This Capri 3.0s vehicle is not CONCOURSE! Has been heavily modified...Sorry!
25
0019053571460
View details
Capri 4Sponsored Ad
1983
£8,000
Cabaret
  • 81,000
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: DIY1159684
Original car, one owner from 1985, very good condition, colour two tone Silver/Maroon, service hi...
7
07400898629
View details
Dsc00062Sponsored Ad
1987
£20,000
brooklands 280
  • 50,000
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 Manual
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • Refcode: DIY1125075
Drivable fast classic, MoT plus history, new recon engine done 20 miles. Fully restored, all good...
4
01268556614
View details
See all FORD CAPRIs for sale