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  1. Mini clears Superleggera roadster for production, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Automotive News

    ... a deal-breaker for traditional sports car buyers in the past. Ford's Australian-built and Mazda-based 1991-94 Mercury Capri roadster failed. So did the 1991 Lotus Elan. Both were front-wheel drive. Alfa Romeo tried a front-wheel-drive Spider ...

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  2. Mini clears Superleggera roadster for production, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Automotive News

    ... a deal-breaker for traditional sports car buyers in the past. Ford's Australian-built and Mazda-based 1991-94 Mercury Capri roadster failed. So did the 1991 Lotus Elan. Both were front-wheel drive. Alfa Romeo tried a front-wheel-drive Spider ...

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  3. Burglar hits Cortez iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The 1991 Mercury Capri that announces the Sea Hagg nautical boutique, 12304 Cortez Road, West, Cortez, was burglarized in February. Photo: Kathy Prucnell An unknown person lifted the hood of the 1991 Mercury Capri bearing the store name and stole the car's battery sometime Feb. 13-14, according to storeowner Jan Holman, who opened the antique-nautical shop 17 years ago.

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  4. Wheels Classic Cars: Capri from FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... For 1979 the imported model was gone and the name was switched to an American-built Mustang clone called the Mercury Capri. The Sexy European had an excellent start but gradually grew fatter and heavier. In the process it lost some of its sex ...

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  5. 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 First DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | BenzConnection

    ... Maybach 57/62, a testament to ungainly badge engineering if ever there was one (two if you count the Fox-body Mercury Capri). The grille and air intakes on the front are slightly different, but all the big changes come in the Maybach's profile ...

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  6. AJ's Car of the Day '73 Mercury Capri V6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WPLR

    ... 1974 model years and Capri II for 1976 to 1977 were imports made by Ford of Europe in Germany. At their peak, Mercury Capri sales in the U.S. were the highest for any import model except VW's Beetle. For the 1973 model year, Capri was given a minor ...

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  7. The Neon Nineties: 1991 Mercury Capri brochureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    I was in high school when the brochure celebrating the 1991 Mercury Capri was released upon an unsuspecting public, and while my memory of that ancient epoch may be suspect, I think that the models contained within represent a time capsule snapshot of day-glo MTV music video fashions from circa-1990. It's just spot-on as a period pop culture reference.

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  8. Legendary Mustang-engined South African sleeper heads to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | AutoWeek

    The Ford Capri may have been just a blip on the radar in 1970s America -- it was badged somewhat anonymously as a Capri and sold through Mercury here from 1970 till 1978 -- but over in Europe, where it was built, it was a much bigger deal. The Cologne-built Ford Capri was the sportiest offering from the Ford Motor Company in many world markets starting with the 1969 version, which introduced the bodystyle for which it would be best remembered.

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