1979 Ford Capri

Competition - Ex Gordon Spice

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1979
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue/White
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Grand Prix, Competition, Touring & Rally Cars and Collectors' Items
Autosport International - The Racing Car Show
National Exhibition Centre
Birmingham
B40 1NT UK
Saturday 16th January 2009
Collectors' Items at 12.30pm
Motor Cars at 3.00pm
Registration Number: N/A Chassis Number: TBA
Built by CC Racing for the ‘Capri-meister‘ himself, none other than multiple touring car Champion Gordon Spice, as a Group 1 car and subsequently modified to ‘Mod-saloon’/Group 2 specification which has been currently campaigned in endurance races throughout Europe and is a frequent class winner.
The original Group1 body panels are supplied with the car to convert it back to the original specification if required. The car is believed to be the Motorcraft car featured on the front of "Life of Spice”, Gordon Spice’s autobiography. Fitted to the car is a full RS body kit with Zakspeed front spoiler and splitter and perspex side and rear windows.
The engine is a fully bored and s