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Old 08-03-2001, 04:40   #1 (permalink)
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just seen the news on the idiot box tonight (3/8/01) they showed a car with the letters XR2 done in a stylish letter sticker on the passengers door, what model is this.:eek: :eek: :eek:
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Erm, not a Capri is it? Circa 1990-91?
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Old 08-03-2001, 06:38   #3 (permalink)
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noooooooo waaaaaaay this was on tonights news showing the crap going on with the strikes with the steering component company. they showed the ford assembly plant with a huge car with the letters XR2 in big letters on the passengers door. this aint no capri, there only 2 door.
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If your talkin about the current model lineup i'm not sure what the XR2 is. I know what the ZX2 is though, it's a 2 door coupe in the US.
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Another possibility is the SR2 Laser sold here, the model that has the yeeha whats so special 2.0L and other stuff bunged on it.
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Old 08-03-2001, 07:08   #6 (permalink)
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this was a four door car on the production line
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Old 08-03-2001, 08:01   #7 (permalink)
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I saw the report as well. It was definitely the Capri XR2 Clubsprint. They should really upgrade their footage as they showed a 93 commo in another bulletin.
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hehe a hot inline 2 cylinder car destined for the streets of europe :)


Apart from vague speculation, i have No Idea. If its dinki-di, then most likely we'll hear something from Ford Very Soon..
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Might be the hot hatch Fiesta's out of Europe...circa 1990-1994
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Old 08-03-2001, 17:00   #10 (permalink)
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I saw the report as well. It was definitely the Capri XR2 Clubsprint. They should really upgrade their footage as they showed a 93 commo in another bulletin.
TV one news here in NZ showed footage of black EB's rolling off the line in their strike news.:D
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