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Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600

Sale price: £8,950.00 make an offer
Last update: 01.07.2013

Sale type: Fixed price listing

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Manufacturer: Lotus
Model: Escort Mk1
Year: 1972
Type: saloon
Doors: 2
Color: Orange
Seats: 4
Engine: 1,600
Transmission: manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Previous Owners: 4
Exterior: Alloy Wheels
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Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600 for sale

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  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600
  •  Escort Mk 1 Lotus twin cam engine rs2000/1600

I. listing this for a friend so if you have any questions its best to ring him on 07976653409 Ashley  This sale(and its not easy) is only due to bad health

This started life as a Ford Escort 1300L 2dr with f/glass arches the shell is rot free one or two small scabs here and there but it is very good. ts now fitted with a Lotus twin cam engine built by one of Burton. of Illford men its been on a dyno and produced 141hp & 139ft/lbs

New  parts fitted to engine:- Vernier cam pulleys & chains
                                             High lift cams & buckets
                                             Head ported. reasure tested. evelled
                                             Burton quick change water pump/front cover
                                             High volume oil pump
                                             Alternator
                                             High torque starter
                                             Bestek distributor/elec ignition
                                             Twin Webber 45's
                                              Radiator+electric fan     
                                              Ashley 4 branch exhaust manifold

Engine has been stripped hot washed painted and assembled with new bearing and piston rings. fitted with type 9 5 speed gearbox. alloy bell housing. new ap racing clutch assembly. uick shift. lloy g/box mounts. lutch & speedo cable. ing gear

At the rear new:- Single leaf springs
                            Shock absorbers
                            Rear disc conversion
                            Prop shaft
                            Lowering blocks
                            Poly bushes
                           

At the front new:-World cup x/member
                          Quick rack+ alloy mounts
                          Track control arms
                          Steering joints
                          Vented discs(2. 8 Capri)
                          Type 16 calipers
                          S/steel  hoses
                          Springs
                          Gas inserts

Basically all thats left to do is the bodywork and interior. I was going to remove the arches put back to standard and respray white and put the seats back to standard black with carpets . ll the had work is done. The tyres have done 40 miles   alloys are Compomotive

If you have any questions or would like to come and have a look please call me

No time wasters please. you can see by the new parts fitted a lot of money has been spent to get this far just needs to be finished
  
Tax exempt    Cash on collection please 

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