Welcome to the 1985 Mercury Motorsport Capri Registry
Official Pace Car of the Detroit Grand Prix IV
The 1985 Mercury Motorsport Capri was a Detroit district drive away program vehicle for Lincoln/Mercury. It was built as the official pace car for the 4th annual Detroit Grand Prix by Ford/Lincoln/Mercury with assistance from ASC McLaren.
Only 30 were known to have been built, making it one of the rarest Mercury Capri's produced.
On this site you will find a wealth of photos & information on these unique Capri's.
What is this site about?
Founded in 1989 by Jason Ringuette, the registry has been dedicated to researching, documenting & preserving the history of the Mercury Motorsport Capri's . We are the ultimate resource for info on these cars. If you have one or know of one, please send us any photos or info you may have.