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Ford Escort Mk1 Mexico (Sebring Red)

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A Father and son project , brought to us as a rolling shell this Mk1 Mexico is suffering the usual Escort corrosion and Mot style repairs. The intention is to restore it to a standard original condition including removal of the Webasto sunroof.                    

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Mk 1 Escort YB Cosworth turbo

Bought as just a bare shell with an axle and front crossmember this mk1 has been dry stored for the last 30 years. In excellent condition it will under go a total rebuild sporting candy red paintwork, Rs2000 decals, a Cosworth YB turbo engine, brake and suspension upgrades and stripped out interior. The underside has […]

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Ford Escort Mexico Mk1 Engine bay Refresh and Mechanical Upgrades

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  This clean mexico has been brought to us to refresh the engine bay, upgrade the engine, suspension some new headlining and sticker set.  

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Mk1 Escort Mexico Current Project

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Rescued from the back of a barn after 15 years; with a fair amount of corrosion combined with some damage to the rear quarter means this Mk1 is in desperate need of a long list of new panels, arriving already stripped to a bare shell by the owner and media blasted. Along side the restoration some […]

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Yellow MK1 Escort RS2000

This was bought as an unfinished project with 90 percent of it stripped, the engine in the boot and with all the right RS parts and numbers. Ziebarted from an early point in its life the shell appeared to be in a fairly reasonable condition. Once the ziebart was removed the  extent of corrosion could be seen. A reasonable shell but […]

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MK1 Escort Cosworth 4×4

Having already built a V8 X-Pack Capri for Tony, he entrusted us with his latest project, a Mk1 Escort fitted with a Sierra floorpan and inner wings, powered by a Cosworth 4×4  engine and running gear. Although the car was running and road legal when bought, it was far from the finished ideal that Tony […]

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