Advertisement
BBC TopGear
BBC TopGear
Advertisement feature
WELCOME TO HYUNDAI’S HAPPINESS MACHINE
View the latest news
Electric

Gallery: the new Ford Capri and… um, Eric Cantona. Wait, what now?

Famous footballist poses next to shiny yellow electric crossover. TG is stunned

Published: 10 Jul 2024

The transformation of the Ford Capri from a sort-of Euro muscle car into a big shiny electric SUV-crossover thing is not the most surprising, possibly alarming thing you will witness today.

No, that honour rests in these pictures released by Ford of its big shiny electric SUV-crossover thing and [checks notes] former Manchester United and France international Eric Cantona.

Advertisement - Page continues below

That’s right, one of the Nineties' most decorated footballists – who also dabbles in acting and singing and the occasional bout of kung fu – can now add ‘posing next to a massive electric car’ to his bulging and trophy-laden portfolio of skills.

TopGear.com does not understand the connection betwixt Ford’s big shiny electric SUV-crossover thing and Eric Cantona. Maybe he had one of the original Capris. Maybe he just really likes Fords. Or the colour yellow.

But TopGear.com does understand that some things are best left unexplained. Like these pictures.

Advertisement - Page continues below

Top Gear
Newsletter

Get all the latest news, reviews and exclusives, direct to your inbox.

More from Top Gear

Loading
See more on Ford

Subscribe to the Top Gear Newsletter

Get all the latest news, reviews and exclusives, direct to your inbox.

By clicking subscribe, you agree to receive news, promotions and offers by email from Top Gear and BBC Studios. Your information will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

BBC TopGear

Try BBC Top Gear Magazine

subscribe