Back in the Day – MK1 Ford Escort Lotus Twin Cam Rallycross at Croft

Shortly after the launch of the MK1 Ford Escort, its racing potential was put to test on the new motor sport event of rallycross!

This film highlights two MK1 Ford Escort Twin Cam’s in action over a one mile course at Croft Racing Circuit in Yorkshire, featuring drivers Roger Clark and Tony Chappell.

Interestingly, Tony Chappell went on to become the first ever British rallycross champion…