THE STREET PEEP 1989 Merkur XR4Ti

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FOLLOW MARKET The Merkur XR4Ti was introduced for the 1985 model year. The XR4Ti was a performance hatchback, and was largely a European Ford Sierra XR4i rebadged for the North American market. Unlike its European sibling, the XR4Ti featured a turbocharged 2.3L inline four engine, thus the 'T' in the name. ('i' stood for fuel injection).

1987 Merkur XR4Ti Packs A 2.0Liter EcoBoost Engine


The Merkur XR4Ti was a short-lived United States and Canada-market version of the European Ford Sierra XR4i.It was the brainchild of then Ford Vice President Bob Lutz. It was sold in the US from 1985 to 1989. It was the first vehicle of Ford's Merkur range, followed in 1988 by the Merkur Scorpio.Ford had hopes of importing its top European models under this brand, including the Sierra Sapphire.

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Bid for the chance to own a 1986 Merkur XR4Ti at auction with Bring a Trailer, the home of the best vintage and classic cars online. Lot #1,831.

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When it went into production for the 1985 model year, the Merkur XR4Ti was a compelling car. Motor Trend put the new XR4Ti on the cover of our September 1984 issue with a model costumed as.

1986 Merkur XR4Ti Top Gear U.S.


The Probe III concept, which would form the basis of the Ford Sierra's styling. Image courtesy of Ford Motor Company. In the span of five years, Ford managed to sell just 42,464 XR4Ti models in the U.S. and Canada. Merkur models still have a small but loyal following, and the Merkur Club of America hosts both an annual meet and an active.

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$ 48,500 or $717 /mo This car is a SS clone. Has a 396 motor. Replaced some minor things since I bought the car. Ive owned it for 4 years.

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The Merkur XR4Ti raced under the Ford banner in the GTU category during the 1985 season before it was switched to the Trans-Am series through Jack Roush. The XR4Ti continued to be campaigned in the GTU category during the 1987 and 1988 IMSA seasons by privateer Dave Kruse. The Jack Roush Merkur XR4Ti's accolades included winning the 1986 and.

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The top Euro-spec V-6 wouldn't meet emissions, so Ford employed a Brazil-built version of its turbocharged 2.3-liter four that put out a solid 170hp--the one and only engine available in the XR4Ti. (Transmission choices included the Borg-Warner T9 five-speed stick transmission, or a Ford C3 three-speed automatic.)

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The Merkur XR4Ti ultimately sold fairly well early on, but sales tapered off as the model stuck around from 1985-1989. Today, we rarely see nice examples of this cool little hatchback pop up for sale, but this 1988 model currently listed at Bring a Trailer certainly fits that bill.

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The Merkur XR4Ti is a performance-oriented 3-door hatchback sold in North America from 1985 to 1989. A product of the Ford Motor Company, the car was a version of the European Ford Sierra adapted to U.S. regulations. [2] The XR4Ti project was championed by Ford vice president Bob Lutz. [3] History

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The Merkur XR4Ti is a high-performance 3-door hatchback sold in North America from 1985 to 1989. A product of the Ford Motor Company, the car was a version of the Europ. Cars by category Cars for Sale Merkur XR4Ti Cars by location Check out 4 used Merkur XR4Ti for sale . Find prices, features and ratings on classiccarsdepot.com

Ford Sierra XR4i An English Merkur XR4Ti


Ford created a new sub-brand called Merkur, German for the planet Mercury, and then it began to market the Merkur XR4Ti (which was a modified Sierra) heavily. Lincoln-Mercury persuaded about 800 existing dealers back then to invest in parts, signage, and marketing for Merkur and the XR4Ti.

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An ergonomic interior complemented a plush ride. Merkur XR4Ti Fundamentally, the Karmann-built Merkur XR4Ti was a three-door Sierra XR4i with 5-mph bumpers and other changes required for.

THE STREET PEEP 1989 Merkur XR4Ti


Bid for the chance to own a 1988 Merkur XR4Ti 5-Speed at auction with Bring a Trailer, the home of the best vintage and classic cars online. Lot #72,410.

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Rob Emslie. Cars like today's Nice Price or No Dice Merkur XR4Ti were once referred to as "captive imports.". Let's see if this rare former Ford can capture your hearts at its asking price.

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Ford Sierra/Merkur XR4Ti Fast or not, would you buy a car whose name you couldn't pronounce? Jeff Koch 09/23/2018 Magazine In This Article Category: Magazine Merkur. Mare, Coor. Say it. Mare, like a wild stallion. Coor, like, er, beer. Emphasis on the second syllable: mare-COOR. Having a hard time saying it?

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