1987 Ford Capri 280 Brooklands

Lot: 221

Sold for (£): 16,500
Offered for sale is a 2.8L 1987 Ford 280 Brooklands manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 93 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A well cared for Capri 280 with a fully documented mileage...


  • Finished in Brooklands Green Metallic with Raven Grey leather upholstery
  • Recaro Front Sports Seats. Period Radio Cassette (original with the car)
  • 17 stamps in the service book and a plethora of old MOTs backing up its 120,000 miles
  • Recently treated to a glass out repaint to a very high standard and a set of stainless exhausts extenuating that V6 soundtrack
  • Ongoing maintenance. Last year alone £1,145 was spent at a Ford main dealer 



Lot Details

Registration: E454SUA RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1987 Engine size: 2.8L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 120305
Model: 280 Brooklands MOT expiry: 2018-08-16
Warranted: No Chassis number: WFOCXXGAECGG11344

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 93 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Glass out Repaint + thorough recommissioning works by Sandicliffe Ford. Metal body coloured slide and tilt sunroof. Tinted glass


Door-cards: Carpets:
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Dashboard: Boot:


Raven Grey Leather Upholstery. Recaro Front Sports Seats. Period Radio Cassette (Original with the car)

Lockable glovebox.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Vehicle History


This Capri had been very well maintained throughout its life with an excellent service history and history file to complement the overall condition. There are 17 service stamps in the original service book, MoT history back to 2006, MOT Certificates back to 1994 and many invoices over the years dating back to 1988. 

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history