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1984 Mercury Capri Review

Tame Enough To Drive Every Day, Fun Enough To Want To. — This is my favorite car I've ever owned. When you put 1984 into perspective, the performance was phenomenal with the fuel injected 302 HO V8 putting out nearly 200 HP and pushing around under 3000 pounds. The styling of the Capri was much better than the Mustang with manly fenders, deep and menacing nose and elegant fastback hatch glass. Oh, sure. It's a Ford from the 1980s, so the quality was not good. But the car had great seats, was a helluva lot of fun to drive and made you feel like a man while driving it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Brute force fun.

Cons: You don't like brute force fun.

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1984 Mercury Capri Review

Capri — The only thing I did not like about the Capri is the EGG mobile hatch other then that vary reliable and mean car there is not enough room under the hood for a high rise intake so for big plans you will need a new hood and upgrade the rear end as its hard to hook up on the street unless you really heat up the tires... all around with a little work Capri's are a great car.

Pros: I love the Capri because its like having a mustang without having the same car some one has on every other block.

Cons: some times have a hard time hooking up on the street but theres always room for inprovment!

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1994 Mercury Capri Reviews

Awesome Car If They Are In Good Shape! By YoungChriddy

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My Favorite By fireflyfly

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1993 Mercury Capri Reviews

Superb 'eye Catcher'. Everyone Wants To Know What King Of Car It Is. By derrellp

Total FUN car. Performance and economy are excellent. Fun to handle curves and mountain roads. Excellent power for a 4 cylinder and quiet - no noise. Nice for warm sunny days - let the top down and en... Read More

It's A Lovely Car To Drive And Has Quite The Kick. And That's Saying Something At 200,000+ Miles. By joannefilm

Very nice acceleration. Manual shift. She just turned 200,000. Has needed obvious repairs - brakes, etc. Nothing unusual. Appearance is gorgeous, although the rear view window is shot. Gas mileage i... Read More

1992 Mercury Capri Reviews

Super Fun. Like A Crotch Rocket With Air Bags! By surefootcarl

overall i love this thing. old school stand up wind sheild, top hides behind the seat, lines remind me of an Alfa romeo. front shimmies on hard exceleration but mainly in lower gears. only big complai... Read More

I Love It! By McBrag

I just love driving it with the top down. It handles like a go cart, accelerates quickly except on the steepest hills (remember I've got the automatic) and returns 24mpg while I'm driving around the ... Read More

1991 Mercury Capri Reviews

Summer Car By jogger

I see why they lasted only 3 years. I have 3 of them. Hard to find parts. I bought about $1000. worth of parts over the years on e bay and I should be able to keep them running. You need to be a ca... Read More

Unless You Own A Muscle Car, You Got Nothing On Me !!!! By ChcagoRAND

Love it, if I had the money I buy up all the rest of the XR2 left in World !! I once had it up to 130mph but that on a straight on US80 in Wyoning. I decided I want to live a little longer, so I... Read More

1986 Mercury Capri Reviews

Took Me 3 Years To Buy This Car And Was Worth Every Minute Of The Wait By Josh

performance- Excellent Build quality- great, any car that can live in Michigan and Not rust for that many years is built excellent appearance- looks mean but needs a few dents removed cost of Ownershi... Read More

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