The luxury Capri was the 3000E. It was launched in March1970. for the luxury market the Capri had most of the XLR options as well as a vinyl roof and a pushbutton radio, it also had an electrically heated rear screen and opening rear quarter windows. Inside the car boasted seats with cloth inserts, much more comfortable on a hot summers day. Price was £1,600.
This car was one of Ford of Britain's fastest ever road cars. Ford claimed the maximum speed was 122 mph. Production of the 3000 E ended in July 1972
In April 2007 a 3000E was sold for £10,000, and the value of these cars keeps rising 2016 now in the region of £35000 for a showroom condition car