Fully restored Works Ford Escort MK1 RS1600 with racing history!
This original factory Escort features the very popular and rare 1600 BDA 'twincam' engine with HART valve cover and original Weber 45 carburetors which has an output of approximately 215-235 HP. The first 260 pieces of this cast-iron block were made in the "Twin cam" factory, therefore they are extra rare and sought after!
This Ford is fully rally/race prepared and equipped with a lot of rally equipment such as a safety device rollcage, Tony Law exhaust manifold Works gas mechanism, Gartrac pedalbox, Dry sump oil system, Double fuel tank, pumps and batteries, modified cooling and gearbox, reinforced front suspension with reinforced steering, 15 inch Revolution wheels, Atlas rear axle + Proflex shock absorbers, AP stainless stee brakesystem and various other extras. The dashboard is still in a good condition with the right patina, the interior is updated with new Cobra "bucket seats" electric tensionable three-point seatbelts and QCP hydraulic handbrake. The body is fully welded for maximum strength!
After restoration the Ford drove only a few kilometers to test all the functions. No effort is spared to make this original Works Escort RS1600 a perfect rally car. This is done with great knowledge and attention to detail. RAC Rally log is present, as well as documentation and photographs.
This Ford RS1600 can be delivered LHD as well as RHD (Original RHD)
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