Ford Capri Documentary - The Car is the Star Part 1
The Car's the Star presented by Quentin Wilson. This documentary is in two
parts and is all about the Ford Capri. I've had eight Capris, so this is
just up my street, I hope it is yours - enjoy!
This is part 1
Capri 4 Me
Mike Sweeney presents 'Capri 4 Me', the show that celebrates the history of
the Ford Capri, from it's American origins as the Mustang, to the MK3's used in the TV
series 'The Professionals'.
With guests Chris Baker, Gary Owen, Richard Royes, Glyn Watson, Michael
Forman, Stephen Vokins, Harry Carlton, Tom Malcom, John Hill and Stephen
Originally aired on Men and Motors TV channel in 2003
Capri 2.0S cosworth, 0-200 km/h and 100-230 km/h
This is my old capri 2.0S with cosworth 2.0 YB engine, t5 gearbox and
atlas 3.44 + zf motorsport lsd rear axle. Earlier the engine gave 364 hp
but after rebuild with wrc-pistons, long H-profile rods, ported head +
bd16 cams it has not been Dynoed yet. Let´s see after turbo swap.
The guitar player is my relative. His playing and this Deep Purple`s old
song sounds good to me and hope you like it too.
The Car's The Star 'Mini' (part one)
Part one of 'The Car's The Star' which was the Top Gear spin off TV show
(written & presented by Quentin Willson) that featured the great British
Mini in this particular episode which was first shown on BBC2 in 1997.
Old Top Gear Coupé's
Old Top Gear from 1998
Jeremy Clarkson roadtests the Ford Capri, the Toyota Celica, the Honda
Prelude, the BMW 328i, the Nissan 200SX, the Volvo C70, the Peugeot 406
Coupé, the Fiat Coupé, the Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class and the Alfa Romeo
GTV-6 to determine the best coupé, not for practicality, but by style
This clip was extracted from the episode that was first broadcast on the
7th May 1998