Ford Escort RS 2000 Custom


     Just arrived,the RS has been the subject of a concours standard restoration from a bare body shell with a photographic record included in the sale.Finished in Vermillion Red with Biscuit Cloth and Bitter chocolate Carpets.Allthough the RS was restored some years ago the standard was such that the car is still presented in " Show " condition.During the restoration every part was removed and replaced or reconditioned,photographs confirm that even the engine rebuild was from a bare block upwards.During the rebuild the RS was fitted with various period up-grades which include Lowered Bilstein Suspension,Tarmac de-cambered rear springs,Twin Box Sports Exhaust ( lovely crisp sound not noisey ) and a genuine Ford Type 9 Five speed Gear-box.Under the bonnet there is a bolt in Strut brace,Chrome K and N inlet filter and a genuine Ford Motorcraft Electronic ignition pack mounted on a Alluminum plate.The Engine and engine bay is presented in " Show " ready condition.Inside the Boot area is finished with quality Black Carpet over body colour painted boot floor,again to " Show " standard.Inside the RS is a real treat,as the car was originaly a German Koln Built example with a ( GCAT ) chassis number this model is fitted with the Bronze Tinted Glass and Fishnet Recaro Seats which replaced the ealier scheel seats.Attention to detail has been paramount to the RS restoration,retaining the correct Cibie Head lights and even the correct genuine Ford Rear fog Lamp.Whilst many RS owners have restored their cars to this standard not many come to the market in the exceptional condition that this example is presented in,you could take this RS straight to a " Show " without touching it,be the envy of your friends.


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