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The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.

Sale price: £22,395.00 make an offer

Car location: Peterborough, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

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Manufacturer: Ford
Model: Escort
Year: 1996
Type: Standard Car
Doors: 3
Color: White
Mileage: 59,998
Engine: 1,994
Transmission: Manual
Fuel: Petrol
Power: 217
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The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition. for sale

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  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.
  •  The Definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with 59,998 Miles, in Pristine Condition.

FOR SALE
The definitive Ford Escort RS Cosworth with just 59. 98 miles from new. in pristine condition.

EQUIPMENT
Body colour front bumper with black lower extension. lower front splitter. front airdam. louvred bonnet air intakes. wing air extraction grilles. aerodynamic rear wing with lower boot spoiler. central double locking. tailgate wiper. oil pressure gauge. turbo gauge. voltmeter. white sports dials. Luxury Model comprising of; electrically operated and heated door mirrors. ‘Quickclear' heated windscreen. heated washer jets. three-spoke leather covered steering wheel. rear centre armrest. rear head restraints. electric sunroof. electric windows. carpeted door bins.

EXTERIOR
The spectacular exterior of this Escort RS Cosworth is nothing short of brilliant. Finished in solid Diamond White (code B2). the paintwork boasts a deep pure shine from the smooth polished finish and the term flawless is justified. All panels are original. straight and completely free from corrosion or rust. The underside of this vehicle has been painstakingly detailed to factory fresh condition and really does offer a true wow factor. with many underside parts having been removed and then restored. re-plated or replaced. All exterior trim is in excellent order including the lights. badges and rubbers. The engine bay is immaculate and factory correct in every manor. One for the true enthusiast to enjoy and preserve.

INTERIOR
The interior of this Escort Cosworth is wonderfully original and showroom fresh. The Recaro seats are finished in the Polaris Grey Hex cloth (code LW) and are immaculately clean and free from wear. The seat bases and bolsters remain tight and have retained all shape. and even the delicate piping to the seats has avoided the wear commonly suffered in other examples. A Clifford Concept 600 Thatcham Category 1 alarm was fitted June 2002. with the supporting insurance approved certificate. The RAC Trackstar tracker system also protects this highly desirable car. The standard Ford radio/cassette. Model 2006 RDS sound system remains as Ford intended and provides excellent sound through the original eight speakers. An impeccable RS interior representative of a dealership handover in January 1996.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The original RS Cosworth powerplant warrants little introduction. Fitted with the factory standard Generation Two Ford EEC IV electronic engine management system and Garrett AiResearch T25 turbocharger and intercooler. the motorsport pedigree of this car is unmistakable. With an impressive output of 217HP allowing the car accelerate rapidly through 0-60 in 5. 7 seconds and reach a top speed of 140mph. this truly is a recipe to set the heart racing. The permanent Ferguson four wheel drive system with 34/66% front/rear power split mated to a MT 75 5-speed gearbox is a delight. Regular servicing and fastidious maintenance including a cambelt change at 57. 72 miles ensure the optimum performance from this race bred contender.

WHEELS. TYRES & BRAKES
Genuine and immaculate Ford RS 8 X 16” five-spoke alloy wheels are shod in quality 225/45 ZR16 Falken FK452 tyres with masses of tread remaining. Electrically-controlled ABS anti-lock system with two microprocessors and ventilated front and rear discs offer immense stopping power.

HISTORY FILE
Built at the Rheine Assembly Plant in Germany and registered new on the 15th January 1996 by Ford Main Dealer Hartwell Ford of Dunstable. The full and complete history file from new illustrates the level of care and attention this truly cherished car has received. The previous owner Mr L Higgins purchased this car in November 2009 after long admiring his brothers low mileage Imperial Blue example. An already excellent example to start with. Mr Higgins has embarked upon an extensive program of detailing including in the engine bay and underside where many parts have been removed and thoroughly refurbished to pristine condition. The end result is the incredible but useable showpiece proudly on offer here by KGF Classic Cars.

The blue A5 Ford folder contains the following; Audio System Passport and Audio Systems Keycode. stamped Ford Service Book. Ford Escort RS Cosworth Owners Handbook. Ford Audio Systems Operating Guide. Accessories Booklet. Ford Escort Owners Handbook. Rapid Fit Booklet. Four keys including the red master key and working torch key are included. Two Clifford remote units are present along with the alarm valet code. A full MOT history and masses of main dealer and specialist invoices complete the history file for this immensely special car.

MOT July 2014. Tax November 2013. HPI Clear. Approved Used Car Certificate.

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