1987 Ford Capri 280 "Brooklands"

Lot: 919

Sold for (£): 14,300
Offered for sale is a 2.8L 1987 Ford Capri 280 Brooklands manual that has been with the current owner for the last 30 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 101 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

From 30-year ownership with only two previous custodians...


  • Travelled with its owner to Ireland in 1996 and repatriated this August
  • Now re-registered in the U.K. 80,500 miles indicated. MoT valid until July 2019
  • Excellent Brooklands Green paintwork with a smart Raven leather interior 
  • Maintained over the last thirty years by our knowledgeable vendor
  • Supplied with various original manuals and a stamped service book


Lot Details

Registration: D742 KMF RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1987 Engine size: 2.8L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 80700
Model: Capri 280 Brooklands MOT expiry: 2019-07-04
Warranted: No Chassis number: WFOCXXGAECGG11798

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 101 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Rear bumper and overriders front and rear replaced with new units. New front indicators. 


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


Rear parcel shelf recently replaced with new. Mobile phone mounting screw holes on dashboard and small rip in one of the rear seats.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


New water pump and thermostat fitted. Recent engine oil, spark plugs and filter changed


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Front & rear brakes replaced two years, calibers/pads/disc/shoes/drums/fluid.



Minor: Major:


Bosch heater motor recently replaced with new unit. 

Vehicle History


Vendor has personally serviced this Capri 280 for the last 30 years and describes his car to be in good working order.

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