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1978 FORD RS200 RS MEXICO - £31,000

  • Aetv14423081 1
  • Aetv14423081 2
  • Aetv14423081 3
  • Aetv14423081 4
  • Aetv14423081 5

2 owners, history. updated for 2021. I purchased the car new, in July 1978 but I did not register the car until August 1978. I ran the car for 2 years and sold it in 1980. This sale was with some regret and I traced the vehicle and managed to buy it back in approximately 1984. I decided to restore the car and the following work was carried out. In 1991, I decided that the car would be converted to be a replica of the 1977 RAC Rally winning Ford Escort. On some photos the Ford Works registration number appears. Bodywork: New bonnet, boot lid doors, sills, floors, front wings, rear wings, front valance. New ford grill lights and front windscreen. The body was completely re-sprayed, treated with Waxoil and hamerite protection to the underside followed with Waxoil under seal. Suspension: New front struts, gas adjustable rear shock absorbers, new suspension bushes. 2017, New rear leaf springs and all new polybush suspension bushes New Steering Rack and Track control arms, 2018 Interior: Original Recaro front seats recovered, new carpets, new rear seat. Brakes: New front / ventilated and cross drilled brake disks were fitted along with new callipers and disk pads. (Feb 2016). New rear brake cylinders and brake drums, and shoes were also fitted. new front disks. Overhauled master cylinder. All brake lines Cooling: Electric fan and an electric water pump has been fitted with stat & Manual control. Bodywork: The wheel arches were extended with aluminium forest arches and the front aerofoil was replaced with an aluminium version. The real foil was changed for a white version. The rear axle is reinforced. Wheels & Tyres: The car was fitted with 8x13 Genuine Minilight wheels and new Dmack tyres in Feb 2016, the vehicle actually has 12 wheels in total with a specific set for photography. All of the tyres were new including the spare wheel. A custom made, Kiley Clinton Ltd, heavy duty 3.4 turn steering rack was fitted in 2019 to make the car more drivable

  • 1090 Miles
  • Transmission 69197354786223e29b85070a0695cc247a4c2b215c743673c2d02e864b4cd687 MANUAL
  • Steering ca68a9643bbb915d30839040f432af59e679db8cf98e23a4378cbef2ed805059 RHD
  • RefCode: 289529