The Mercury Capri is one of those cars that people don’t understand. Or at least they didn’t understand when it was new. It was a sporty manual gearbox equipped 2+2 built in Germany that was sold at Lincoln-Mercury dealers for much less than a Mercury Cougar. But Elvis understands the Capri. He gets the international roots and the sublime handling that goes with a small 2.6 liter Cologne V6. Find this 1971 Mercury Capri offered for $14,500 in Quakertown, PA via craigslist. Tip from Cory.
We really don’t like promoting the shameless incredibly successful auction houses that have driven the prices of many cool vintage automobiles beyond the reach of the ordinary guys who drive and enjoy them, to the point where only the rich douches who don’t care if they’re overpaying to acquire them only to tuck them away in their […]