1969 Ford Capri 2.0 GT XLR

Lot: 317

Sold for (£): 14,080
Offered for sale is a 2.0L 1969 Ford Capri 2.0 GT XLR manual that has been with the current owner for the last 49 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 100 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Family owned from new and indicating just 24,000 miles...

 

  • Early, first-generation car owned by Father, Mother and now Son
  • 2-litre GT was top of the range at the time. 113bhp Essex V4
  • XLR spec with Rostyle wheels, 6-dial dash, centre console, clock, extra chrome
  • Mechanical overhaul and re-spray circa 10 years ago
  • Fresh MOT prior to the auction
  • Further photos to follow 

 

 

Lot Details

Registration: VNX 33H RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1969 Engine size: 2.0L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 24000
Model: Capri 2.0 GT XLR MOT expiry: 2019-05-06
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: BBECJA27076

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 100 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Vinyl roof is undamaged, one piece of trim missing from boot lid, the GTXLR badges are available but not fitted to wings, otherwise vgc, no rust

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

All original, drivers seat has a tear, drivers door card has vinyl split and taped, otherwise good unrestored condition

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Extremely good, but not quite concours

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

No known issues

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

was all replaced during restoration, garaged ever since, only done circa 2k miles since

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

The rev counter doesn't work at tickover

Vehicle History

Remarks

Was serviced by my father so very little documentation

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