Car Details

Ford Escort

United States

Ford Escort

Years Released: 1981 1982 (Item Year pages)
Item released for 2 years.

Car: Ford Escort
Number: 3
Information: Escort with working headlamps.
Category: Cars
Category Details: Classic cars from all eras.
Car Category: Rally
Car Category Details: Point to point auto racing over many different terrains.
Base Colour: Brown

Colour Details: Various shades of brown.
Logo & Box Style:

1981 1982

1981 1982
Make: Ford
Logo: Ford Logo
Logo Years: Since 1927
Make Details: Ford revolutionised car production by expanding and refining the car assembly line concept in the early 1900ís.
Make Country: United States
Model: Escort Mark I
Escort Mark I
Model Details: The Escort Mark I was one of the most successful rally cars of all time.
Model Production Years: 1968 - 1974

Item Ranking:
Current: 242 - December 2023
Previous: 228 - November 2023
Movement: (-14)

Car Year Details (2)

1981 C.287 Ford Escort 1981
1982 C.287 Ford Escort 1982

Item Year Information

1981 This two tone brown Ford Escort is fitted with working headlights and is a fine representative of the stable from whence it comes. A 1598cc engine producing 98 bhp has powered this car to many wins in rallies throughout the country.
1982 The Escort has proved itself as one of the finest rally cars ever made. Its record in the RAC rally is unmatched, since 1971 it has been the number 1 contender. In order to maintain their position Ford's have made continuous updates and improvements to their models. Ford's Mexico on which the Scalextric version is based had a 1598 cc engine which was capable of producing 98 bhp. The Scalextric model is finished in two tone brown with contrasting orange and yellow lines.

Service Sheets (1)

125 C.287 Ford Escort March 1981

Catalogue Images (2)

C.287 - Ford Escort - 1981
C.287 Ford Escort - 1981

C.287 - Ford Escort - 1982
C.287 Ford Escort - 1982

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