The chassis-plate is fixed onto the inner frontwing. That tells you a lot of the genuine condition of your Classic and Capri. There are two different plates, the early type with FORD - letters in hexagonal fields, and the later ones with the well known Ford script.

Colourcode Exterior Colour Interior Colour
A Savoy-Black Atlas & Platinum Grey (DL)
Atlas & Goose Grey (STD)
Ravenna Red
Thaxed Beige
M Ambassador Blue Kingston & Sheerwater Blue
AZ Imperial Maroon Atlas & Platinum Grey
Atlas & Goose Grey
BA Eremine White Ravenna Red
Sheerwater Blue & Atlas Grey
BC Lime Green Fir & Inca Green 116E (DL)
Elm & Peru Green 109E (DL)
BH Caribbean Turquoise Atlas & Platinum Grey
BL Ascot Grey Atlas & Platinum Grey
Kingston & Sheerwater Blue
BM Windsor Grey Ravenna Red
BN Sapphire Blue Kingston & Sheerwater Blue
BP Panama Yellow Atlas & Platinum Grey
BR Goodwood Green Beechwood & Thaxed Beige (109E)
Sierra Beige & Javalin Bronze (116E)
BS Monaco Red Atlas & Platinum Grey
BT Aqua Blue Kingston & Sheerwater Blue
BU Platinum Grey Ravenna Red
BY Glacier Blue Kingston & Sheerwater Blue
CD Lombard Grey Ravenna Red
Kingston & Sheerwater Blue

STD = Standard, DL = DeLuxe

 

 

Two-Tone-Colour Combinations (DeLuxe only!)
Colour of Body Colour of Roof
Ascot Grey Ermine White
Imperial Maroon Ascot Grey
Caribbean Turquiose Ermine White
Lime Green Ermine White
Sapphire Blue Ermine White
Windsor Grey Ascot Grey
Panama Yellow Ermine White
Monaco Red Ermine White

 

 

Modellcode

109E

1340 ccm Hubraum (RHD)

110E

1340 ccm Hubraum, Exportmodell (LHD)

116E

1498 ccm Hubraum (RHD)

117E

1498 ccm Hubraum, Exportmodell (LHD)

 

 

Chassis Code Numbers:
1st Letter = location of assembling

H

Halewood

Z

Dagenham

 

2nd and 3rd = type and gear shift control

31

2-door Classic Standard, Floor Change Lever

32

4-door Classic Standard, Floor Change Lever

33

2-door Classic DeLuxe, Column Gear Change

34

2-door Classic DeLuxe, Floor Change Lever

35

4-door Classic DeLuxe, Column Gear Change

36

4-door Classic DeLuxe, Floor Change Lever

37

Capri, Column Gear Change

38

Capri, Floor Change Lever

39

Capri GT, Remote Gear Control

 

4th letter = year of production

A

1961

B

1962

C

1963

D

1964

 

 

Interiorcode

 

Deluxe

Standard

Capri

Modell 109E 116E 109E 116E 109E 116E GT
Atlas/Platinum Grey PVC A098 A618 A111 A632 A149 A603 ----
Atlas/Platinum Grey Leather A099 A617 ---- ---- A148 A602 ----
Kingston/Sheerwater PVC A101 A621 A112 A633 A155 A606 A751
Blue Leather A102 A620 ---- ---- A154 A605 A986
Ravenna Red PVC A197 A630 A195 A636 A198 A615 A754
Ravenna Red Leather A196 A629 ---- ---- A199 A614 A989
Fir/Inca Green PVC A104 ---- A110 ---- A152 ---- ----
Fir/Inca Green Leather A105 ---- ---- ---- A151 ---- ----
Elm/Peru Green PVC ---- A624 ---- A634 ---- A609 A983
Elm/Peru Green Leather ---- A632 ---- ---- ---- A608 A987
Beechwood/Thaxted PVC A107 ---- A113 ---- A158 ---- ----
Beige Leather A108 ---- ---- ---- A157 ---- ----
Sierra Beige/Javelin PVC ---- A627 ---- A635 ---- A612 A984
Bronce Leather --- A626 ---- ---- ---- A611 A988

 

Cersten Richter 1998, 1999
Last update: 20.10.04