Auction House – 1978 MK2 Ford Escort Mexico at Manor Park Classics

Wow, check out this incredible 1978 MK2 Ford Escort Mexico due to go under the hammer at Manor Park Classics on Wed, 22nd Sep 2021 with an estimate of £35,000 – £45,000!

Subject to a recent complete professional restoration , Correctly fitted with Pirelli Cinturato tyres and steel rims. Correct dove grey underside paint finish. Exacting attention to detail for originality. The following information has been supplied by the vendor :

 

ENGINE REBUILD 1600cc
Gearbox rebuild 4 speed
New Alternator
New Carburettor 38 DGAS,
New Starter motor
New Battery
New Steering rack ( quick rack)
New track control arms
New lower suspension arms
New standard front springs
NOS Brake servo
NOS Brake calipers
New radiator
New coolant pipes
New brake pipes
New fuel pipes
New clutch
New head Lining
Front seats recovered and New bolster foams
New front door cards
Original ford window rubbers
Original glass with etched reg plate
NOS boot carpet
Genuine RS MEXICO steel wheels refurbished
5 period pirelli cn36 new tyres
New rear brakes
All new suspension bushes
New rear shockers
New period correct exhaust
New handbrake cable
New clutch cable
New speedo cable
New front wings
Correct Altissimo rear lights
Correct Original front headlights Lucas 7725 with the Blue H4 printed on each glass.
Correct satin black wheel nuts along with original metal powder coated centre caps with the RS logo

Painted in Signal Green with the correct Dove Gray under body colour along with faint over spray from the body colour and satin sills as close to Original factory specification. Axle and all suspension parts have been satin black powder coated

You really to do need to come and see this car, it is quite simply stunning, and we would go as far to say probably the finest restoration we have ever seen. Restored by a Ford Marque specialist to a standard that is breath taking with such attention to ensure it is presented with all the right bits as it left the factory.

You could not buy and restore a Mexico for the asking price of this car, and certainly not to this standard. If you want the very best, then it is here now but not for long… more info at Manor Park Classics

 

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