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Ford Escort XR3: we drive the recent hatch pioneer

Hot hatches: They are an integral part of the car landscape and combine practicality with sports car speed. Ford has been at the top of the UK hot hatches for decades, but the latest RS- and ST-marked Focuses and Fiestas owe their existence to a car, the Escort XR3, which celebrated its 40th birthday last Read More
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Extraordinarily uncommon MK1 Ford Escort RS2000 present in storage

A RUSTY old two-door Ford Escort found in a garage is expected to sell for £ 25,000 when it goes under the hammer at auction this summer. Charterhouse auction house will monitor bids for its classic car auction on Wednesday July 14th at the Haynes International Motor Museum. And this particular old Ford has a Read More
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Rusty 1975 two-door Ford Escort that has by no means been restored set to fetch £25,000 at public sale

A rusty but rare two-door Ford Escort in need of a full restoration could be yours – when you have £ 25,000 left. The ‘extremely rare’ model RS2000 Mark 1, which dates back to 1975 and is one of the few unrestored versions, reached a top speed of 108 mph when it rolled off the Read More
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The Ford Escort is definitely nonetheless alive

If there’s a Ford model we haven’t heard of in a long time, it’s the Escort. Most people would associate the Escort with the early generation models, especially the coveted Mexico and RS2000 Mk1 and Mk2 variants. However, the sedan was killed in 2002 and technically replaced by the Focus. Well, it seems that the Read More
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Timewarp one-owner 1979 Ford Escort Mk2 up for public sale

A 1979 Ford Escort Ghia with one owner is up for auction this week. The escort, called “Bessie” by its owner, was first registered for sale at Car & Classic in 1980. It was his first new car purchase and has only driven 58,366 miles since then. The online auto auction website states that it Read More
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2021 Ford Escort Facelift Reminds Us The Fabled Title Is Nonetheless Round

The longtime escort name died in Europe in 2002 and North America a year later when Ford released the original Focus. In 2014, the Blue Oval dusted off the legendary nickname for a Chinese small sedan based on the second-generation Focus. It was then updated in 2018, and now a more thorough facelift is being Read More
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John Dennis’s Ford Escort Mk1

FORD’s Mark 1 Escort is a legend of motorsport for rallies, touring cars and even drag racing thanks to its small size, generous engine compartment and rear-wheel drive. As a fan of four-banger Fords from a tender age, John Dennis knew this all too well, but it took a while to build the righteous turbo Read More
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2021 Ford Escort: Refresh, Specs, Options

Do you remember the Ford Escort? The once popular Ford sedan is as good as remembered in countries like ours. If you didn’t live before the 2000s, or if you are a classic car yourself, you probably haven’t heard of it. That is understandable. In the People’s Republic, however, the nameplate is still very much Read More
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2021 Ford Escort Debuts In China With Styling Tweaks, New Tech

The Ford Escort was discontinued in both Europe and North America after the 2002 model year, but is still alive and in good shape in China, where it has been for sale since 2015. There the Escort is based on the Ford Focus built in China and drives on the Ford C1 platform. Now the Read More
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‘One proprietor from new’: 1979 Ford Escort Mk2 with a single keeper is being auctioned

The words “an owner of new” are often music to the ears of used car buyers looking for a reliable model that has been well maintained and has a verifiable history. However, this particular single-bracket Ford family car sale is more surprising than your traditional motor advertisement. That’s because the model in question is a Read More
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