1978 Ford Escort mk2

1978 Ford Escort mk2


The Ford Escort is a small family car that was manufactured by Ford of Europe from 1968 until 2000.

The Escort was frequently the bestselling car in Britain during the 1980s and 1990s. A total of more than 4.1 million Escorts of all generations were sold there over a period of 33 years.

1978 Ford escort mk2

1.6 GL


This car is completely original and shows 74,000km on the clock

It runs great and the owner has never had an issue with it

As this car was imported from South Africa it has a very solid body and shows no major signs of rust unlike many other cars of this age

This car has had a long-range fuel tank fitted so is perfectly capable of doing longer journeys without constant need for fuel stops

Photos can be supplied on request of all imperfections and the underside of the vehicle

There are a couple of small repairable tears on the driver's seat and the gloss has started to peel from the exterior paint but with a small amount of work this car would be restored back to its former glory

Date of first registration –1978

Number of former owners –2

Location –Bristol

Exterior - silver Rust- a couple of very small spots of surface rust Body work and could do with a blow over Chrome Work –fine Glass work –all original Wheels –original Tyres –good Paintwork

Interior –nice condition has a couple of repairable fabric tears and a crack on the dashboard

Roof lining –good

Dashboard –one crack

Instrument cluster –good original

Steering wheel –good

Carpets -good

Mechanics -great

Matching numbers -all matching

Engine condition -great

Gearbox condition–auto great

Brakes –good

Car also has an aftermarket immobiliser for added security

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