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1978 Ford Escort RS2000


DAY TWO: Saturday 3rd October 2020 - Lots 101 Onwards. (TWO DAY SALE)

  • 03-10-2020
  • Memorabilia Start Time: 00:00
  • Vehicles Start Time: 09:00

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1978 Ford Escort RS2000

The vendor has kindly supplied the following information:

'This RS2000 is fitted with a Burton engine costing around £10,000 and is also fitted with a safety devices roll cage and harness seatbelts. 

Notes in the paperwork list:-

  • Fitted with 2.1 engine.
  • Twin 45 webber carburetors.
  • Cambelt change.
  • Large 4 pot calipers.
  • Roll top suspension.
  • Polly bushed front and rear.
  • Limited slip differential.
  • Used for hill climbs and sprints'

* Would make a great road rally car or a super platform for a competition car.

Professionally detailed a couple of months back, unfortunately the car has been parked outside since. But you can see the potential !

All clear on HPi  under AVO250T with the last change of keeper listed as August 2015.

For the avoidance of doubt. The initial images have been supplied by the vendor after the vehicle received a full detailing a couple of months ago. The latter images are the car here with us today.

*Please note that at this time we are awaiting paperwork inc V5 for the car*

Please note that descriptions are produced from information provided by the vendors. We highly recommend that you view in person any potential purchase and take time to inspect paperwork.

On display at our Thornton Le Dale site - Roxby Garage, Pickering Road, Thornton le Dale YO18 7LH - please call us to arrange an appointment on 01751 474455. Thank you


  • Lot Number: 318
  • Year: 1978
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Escort RS2000
  • Registration: AVO 250T
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Engine Size: 1993
  • Current Milometer Reading: 69,800
  • Estimate: £20,000>>>