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1971 Ford Escort MKI Mexico Rally Car



1971 Ford Escort MKI Mexico Rally Car

We are informed this car has competed in a number of events to include the 2015 Solway Coast tarmac rally, the 2015 Crail summer series tarmac rally, the 2015 Reivers forest rally 2015, the 2014 Colin Mcrae forest stages, the 2014 Crail summer series tarmac rally and the 2014 Snowman rally.

Correctly registered as a Ford Escort Mexico. 

The basic specification is as follows with the vehicle being supplied with a RAC MSA logbook.

Vauxhall 2.0 (C20XE) with ARP bolts. (The Rolling road results can be viewed in office)


GSXR Throttle boddies

Oil catch tank

Alloy sump guard

Electric cooling fan

4-2-1 Exhaust manifold

Ford Type 9 gearbox

Paddle racing clutch

Alloy bell housing

52’ Atlas axle with LSD

Single piece propshaft

Front coilover suspension

AP 4 Pot calipers

Cosworth rear discs & pads

Bilstein shocks

5 linked rear

Single leaf rear slipper springs

Heated front windscreen

Brantz tripmeter

Fibreglass windows

Alloy door skins

Carbon door cards

Navigators foot rest

Plumbed in fire extinguisher

New drivers seat. In date until 2020

OMP Harnesses. In date until 2018

OMP Steering wheel

Fly off handbrake

Full roll cage

Battery fitted in the boot

MSA Spec mudflaps

Internal fuel lines 

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  • Lot Number: 80
  • Year: 1971
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Escort MKI Mexico
  • Registration: EUM466K
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Engine Size: 1998
  • Estimate: £16,000 ~ £18,000
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