93 Capri Xr2 Turbo 0-100 pull
taking my capri xr2 out for a spin , car is at the stock Boost level but spikes to around 13psi in 3rd
, 4th gear. Has a tiny 1 3/4 Exhaust
from the turbo to a 2' glasspack in this
video. These cars of a lot of potential.
1973 Mercury (Ford) Capri 2000, 4-Speed --- "The Sexy European" --- FOR SALE
1973 Mercury (Ford) Capri 2000. 4-Speed -- "The Sexy European". Factory
medium brown metallic with original black vinyl roof and decor group. A
museum-quality 'survivor' with only 30,175 actual miles, housed in a
climate-controlled environment for the last 13 years. 2nd owner, garaged
kept since purchased new in 1973, and never used as primary transportation.
Photos Can Be Viewed Here:
Vehicle never smoked in, no mildew odors, no road accidents, or any rust;
all original paint, trim, glass, entire interior, vinyl roof, engine,
drivetrain, etc., each in outstanding condition. Normal wear items --
tires, shocks, battery, master brake cylinder, brake lines, brake
components, filters, etc., replaced at 25,000 miles or periodically with
FoMoCo or OEM replacement parts. Original Dunlop spare in trunk; Dunlop
replacements on car in correct size.
Professionally maintained by Pterodactyl Racing, a premier vintage racing
organization. Currently insured/appraised by classic car insurer at
$15,750 -- with historic tags. Documentation, manuals, and spares with
Please note, this is not some tarted-up, so-called restoration; this
vehicle drives, rides, handles and looks like a nearly new Capri, with only
a few imperfections and limited modifications such as a Momo period-correct
steering wheel. If you want the Capri from your past, without the expense
(and headaches) of a costly restoration, this Capri is for you. Only a
handful of imported European
Mk. 1 Capris (1970-1973) in the U.S. are in this stunning condition. First
place winner at several car shows.
Quarter Mile of Thunder - Wild drag racing action 1989-92 (pt 7/8)- Calgary, AB
CanadaMotorSports - Quarter Mile of Thunder - Wild drag racing action
1989-92 - Calgary, AB (pt 7/8)
I produced this feature length video back in 1993. It's pretty much
historic now given some twenty years has passed. Voiced by the one and only
Jim Parsons, a veritable walking encyclopedia of drag racing knowledge and
a great guy.
You'll see everything from nostalgia and ShoeBoxes to Funny-Cars, Top-Fuel
rails, Fuel Altereds, Drag-Bikes, Comp-Eliminator, early Pro-Mods to
Some of the drivers and teams you'll see: Terry Capp, Rick and Tony
Distefano, Bateman & Reynolds, Dave Benjamen, Vern Scholz, Wyatt Radke,
Ross Hogenson, 'Lucky' Bucky Austin, Ed Grekul, Kenny Sitko, Ron Hoover,
David Szybunka, Keith Jackson, Joe Delehay, Scott Hammack, Bill Carter, Len
Pouteaux, Gary Densham, 'Rocket' Rodney Flournoy, Stan Sipos, Mike Randy,
Jett Field, many local drivers and a whole rafter of drivers from the
California Independent Funny Car Association
Of note - Part 5 includes Randy White's infamous 1991 crash of the last
race of the season at the top end aboard his rear engine Super-Comp
dragster, a 143 mph crash he walked away from unscathed, thankfully.