1968 Ford Escort

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1968
  • Mileage 
    10 000 km / 6 214 mi
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    8239187
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

<b><a href="https://auction.catawiki.com/kavels/8239187-ford-escort-mk1-rs2000-evocation-1968?utm_source=ClassicDriver&utm_medium=coop&utm_campaign=Classic Cars-UK">Click here to view this car</a><br /></b>Year of manufacture: 09/07/1968Engine: 1998cc 4-cylinderOdometer reading: 1,243kmThis rally-prepared Ford Escort MK1 RS2000 evocation has been perfectly restored. This Ford is equipped with a newly overhauled Pinto 2000cc engine with a power output exceeding 185 hp and with original Weber 45 carburettors.This rally-prepared Ford has been completely overhauled and there have been no cut-backs regarding its parts; including an AP braking system, dual fuel tanks with dual fuel pumps, reinforced front suspension with custom steering, Atlas rear axle, oil cooler, custom cooling, Gartrac pedal box, type 9 gearbox, hydraulic handbrake and mounted steel fender extender.The interior has also been completely renewed and adapted for ultimate rally fun, with, for example, new Sparco bucket seats with three-point seat belts installed for safety. Various rally equipment has also been fitted, a.o. tripmasters, timers etc.The paintwork is in perfect shape; very neat with proper fittings.The Escort is fully rally- and/or racing-prepared and is ready for action and adventure!This vehicle can be viewed and picked up in Oldemarkt, the Netherlands.<b><a href="https://auction.catawiki.com/kavels/8239187-ford-escort-mk1-rs2000-evocation-1968?utm_source=ClassicDriver&utm_medium=coop&utm_campaign=Classic Cars-UK">Click here to visit the auction</a></b>