Bidding underway at Shannons

By: Unique Cars magazine

1987 Ford Capi 280 Brooklands Ford Capri Brooklands at Shannons 1987 Ford Capi 280 Brooklands

Big autumn classics sale

Shannons' Autumn classic sale has got underway and early signs are the bidding is looking strong.

Among the offerings are numberplates, motorcycles and an incredible spread of cars - pretty much something for every taste. Among them is the rare Capri shown here, a 1987 280 Brooklands.

This was number 770 in a run of 1038 examples and represents the last hurrah for the legendary series. It is being sold by and enthusiast and owner of a restoration business and is reported to be in very good shape.

It runs a 2.8lt V6 powerplant and five-speed manual transmission.

You can see the car here.

See the full auction catalogue here.

Search for our Capri stories here.


The variety of lots is incredible - see our video preview.


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