What a find…and we’re pretty sure somebody reading this will recognise this car, as old competition Fords tend to be pretty well documented! It’s going to need a lot of work, but those into historic rallying are used to that…
From the seller: “1976 Escort sport rally car Original UK Sport that looks to have always been a rally car
Last taxed in 1988 Looks to have just been left outside to rot
Car is a fantastic spec.
Full cage, plumbed in fire extinguisher,Original timers, harnesses, perspex windows, fibre glass bonnet and boot, long range tank, intercoms, sump guard etc etc etc All as if in a time warp
Engine I am told is a well sorted1750 cc 711m block with big valve head on twin weber 40 dcoe carbs with oil cooler etc Full spec unknown”