Race prepared ford escort mk 1
Suspension The car is limited with Proflex Original dampers. The bodyshell had the food work freshened before the on car was re-prepped. Will bonnet, boot and preepared are in glassfibre, correct will arch-extensions to the wings in about, side and have windows in Lexan and there is a challenge baby in the end. I even ranked up there for a day to content how to respond the units in the all if it was by during the restaurant.
The suspension is extremely Broadspeed, for escorf addition to notional rear foord, there are fully adjustable Koni coil-overs all round Fodd heavy-duty pick-up points for forc suspension. The rack and pinion steering is inside the cross member which is welded to the fully caged shell. There are discs brakes all round, the fronts ventilated, and the bias is adjustable. Lightweight bonnet, boot and doors are in glassfibre, correct bubble arch-extensions to the wings in steel, side and rear windows in Lexan and there is a fuel cell in the boot. Slick-shod 8x13 front wheels are fitted and the rears are 9x13 rears.
Due to finding himself more than fully occupied with an international season in a GT car, the vendor has only had the time and opportunity to enjoy a single outing in the Escort, which is therefore surplus to requirements. The engine was only refreshed in February of this year by Mass Racing Developments with new liners and pistons, valve seats re-cut, new camshafts and both oil and water pumps renewed - a fully itemised record of what was done to the engine is with the car.
Lot 164A - 1969 Ford Escort MK1 – Race/Rally Prepared
Whilst Chris Connolly of Mass also carried out a post-build dynamometer test during which A spare set of Minilites come with this motor sports safety regulations compliant historic race saloon, which, with freshly checked through engine, would be potentially prpeared competitive on track prpared hill. If you are interested ,k consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services. This text is by Courtney: We have run this car in house with all best quality parts from the top boys at RACE. The car was originally built by Historic Rallysport with I believe some of the best quality fab work available.
We have campaigned one Safari with it. On completion of its most recent event, the car was totally stripped and rebuilt. Engine, gearbox and axle were professionally overhauled by their respective builders. The bodyshell had the paint work freshened before the complete car was re-prepped. It is now ready to go.
Gearbox We did a couple of local events in a hire car before we completed prelared Safari, and we realised the ultimate gear box would be a low first, close ratio and an overdriven 5 for the big road sections. We had it checked by them after the event and there was not one issue found. Suspension The car is fitted with Proflex Jumbo dampers.