Ford Escort 2.0 1980
Ford Escort 2.0 1980
Registered 1981. To my memory, registered in April, but I can no longer find the paper where the Registration Date was. This was possibly the last new MK2 registered in Finland. I bought the car in the fall of 1997. At the time, it was 1.3L. The car was inspected for 2.0 technology on June 29, 1998. Registration papers are showing it as 2.0l
OHC 20 block, about 1mm oversize. Renovated about 20 years ago: cylinder honing + piston ring replacement, new bearings (crankshaft, connecting rods, camshaft) crankshaft necks polished, new camshaft set. Driven after refurbishment about 30,000km. Lightweight flywheel. Clutch rebuilt 3000km ago (Ford parts). Four branch exhaust kit + 2.5 ”pipe with Simons silencers. Bosch tipless ignition (Sierra). Carburettor Weber DGAV 32/36, repair kit installed in summer -21. Electric fuel pump. Large radiator (Granada) Engine brackets in steel.
Type 9. Steel gear stick, short movement. 1-piece universal joint.
Bilstein shock absorbers. Bearing rubber tops. RS2000 crossmember. Refurbished brake callipers and new discs + pads installed 3 years ago. Front springs 145lbs -1”
RS2000 Axel, tramp bars, 9” brakes, 3.54 ratio. Bilstein shock absorbers. Rear springs 1-leaf 146lbs. (3 years old) Lowering blocks 2”. Brake drums and cylinders renewed 2 years ago. The stern makes a small sound. The bearings are inspected, the sound comes from the stern of the stroller, the so-called tooth sound. The drive shaft on the other side is not RS.
Carmona 7”x 13”, tires 205 / 60-13. The middle cups are missing.
Sandblasted, welded a few rust spots and painted in 2000. Work commissioned by professionals. Left outer and inner sill, left rear wheel arch and inner arch and left door skin replaced in 2008. Left side, front spoiler and rear panel painted 3 years ago with neat finish. Genuine RS spoilers at the front and rear. The front bumpers have been made by someone from a regular bumper. All plastic chrome mouldings renewed 3 years ago. Door and tailgate seals renewed 3 years ago. Traces of use and wear on the paint surface, there are also a few small depressions.
Seats from a 1980 Sport. RS / Sport steering wheel (centre cup missing) Traces of use and wear can also be found inside.
Lovely Escort with nice running gear. The pictures speak for themselves, the car is great. However, it is not flawless either. The car works as it should. The usual features of a 40-year-old Escort can be found: the heater’s engine squeaks every now and then, the external door handles work a little sticky, etc.…
More photos can be supplied upon request!
Message from Koskin Import: This is a private seller and not a car owned by us, I have not personally seen this car and am advertising it on behalf of the owner using their description and photos. We can help with the purchase if required and offer many extra services like Inspection, transport etc.
This Ford Escort 2.0 1980 is in Finland and can be shipped worldwide!