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  CAP Online: History of the Ford Escort
But to most car buffs in most of the world, the Ford Escort saga began in 1968 with the release of Ford of Britain's replacement for the Anglia.
Escort, both in Britain and on the Continent, became an icon.
There was only the Escort Cosworth, the model carrying on the RS spirit, for enthusiasts to turn to.
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  Ford Escort - Popular Mechanics
Escort owners might have expected less in the way of service because they'd paid less for their cars as opposed to, for example, Mercedes and Lexus owners, who expect top-notch service simply because wealth has its privileges.
The 1997 Ford Escort is strong and good-looking.
It's a real testimonial for the Ford Motor Co. and the Model T that Escort owners are still happy with their cars after they've lived with them and seen them the morning after.
www.popularmechanics.com /automotive/reader_rides/1270886.html?page=2   (1255 words)

  
 Ford Escort (ogłoszenia)
Ford Escort, Fiesta, Mondeo, Ka, Focus- CZĘŚCI 2000 r.
Ford Escort Wszystkie Modele Forda KUPIĘ 1998 r.
Ford Escort 16V Kombi Ghia 1.6 1996 r.
www.autotrader.pl /ogloszenia,131,Ford,Escort.asp   (72 words)

  
 Ford Escort Parts: Escort Parts that Provide Fords with a History to be Proud of
Ford’s expertise in automaking spreads all throughout the world as different countries patronize the creations of this company.
Ford Escort has once been known as one of the “world cars”.
Ford vehicles may have been highly mechanized these days but traces of the age-old car types could well be found in the transition of modern-day Ford vehicles.
www.innerauto.com /Ford_Parts/Ford_Escort_Parts   (446 words)

  
  Buy, Sell or Research a New or Used Car - Chron.com: Cars - Houston Chronicle
This 1975 Ford Escort GL was believed to have been driven by Pope John Paul II, right, on solo retreats into the mountains.
The Escort, manufactured by Ford of Germany, was acquired by the pope while he was Cardinal Karol J—zef Wojtya in Poland, O'Quinn said, and, remarkably, he drove it during his early years as pope.
Odds are the Ford Escort's small 1.1-liter four-cylinder engine, paired with a four-speed manual transmission, labored a bit on the steep mountain roads.
www.chron.com /class/cars/featuredvehicle/060406.html   (1072 words)

  
  Sigmund's Ford Escort RS Cosworth page
Ford knew they had a great engine in the YBG that sat in the the Sierra Saphire, so Ford's master plan was to simply put the engine, drivetrain and suspension of the Sierra Saphire 4wd into a modified and strengthened Escort shell.
But, to Ford's dismay I suppose, it was simply not possible so a new chassis and body had to be built specifically for the Escort RS Cosworth.
The new Escort RS Cosworth was produced until early in 1996 when EU put a new set of noise regulations for cars to work, and the Escort Cosworth couldn't pass those without modifications.
www.wrc-cosworth.org /dv/history/history.html   (1015 words)

  
 Ford Escort - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Ford Escort was a compact car manufactured by the Ford Motor Company from 1967 through 2003.
The Ford Escort name was first used in the United Kingdom for a variant of the sidevalve engined Ford Squire (1955-1959)
Fiesta / Ikon / Ford Fusion / EcoSport
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ford_Escort   (102 words)

  
 Ford Escort Parts @ Car Parts Wholesale
At the time, Ford Escort Mk version was one of the famous stylish cars (two-door and four-door saloon) because of its dog bone shaped front grille, and angular or circular front headlights.
Ford Escort vehicles were also available with choices in five trim levels of Ford Escort L, Ford Escort GL, Ford Escort GLX, Ford Escort SS, and Ford Escort base in two-door hatchback or a four-door wagon bodies.
Ford Escort held its commitment to the industry by constant seeking of various ways to re-design and apply innovative technologies to provide consumers with first-rate vehicles and would provide them the satisfaction they need with cars.
www.carpartswholesale.com /cpw/ford~escort~parts.html   (398 words)

  
 The history of the Ford Escort, Ford Focus, and Mercury Tracer.
Ford's first "World Car", the Escort, was introduced in the North American market for the model year 1981.
The Ford Escort (a totally different version) had been available in other parts of the world as a rear wheel drive car from 1968-1980.
Ford decided to keep the Escort sedan available to the public for the model year, 2000.
www.escortfocus.com /html/history.html   (2571 words)

  
 Ford Escort - Top Speed
The first use of the Ford Escort name was in the 1950s for an estate car version of the Ford Anglia 100E though this had few sales by comparison to the other members of the 100E family.
The Ford Escort was a British automobile launched at the end of 1967 as a replacement for the Anglia.
The Ford works team was practically unbeatable in the late ’60s/early ’70s, and arguably the Escort’s greatest victory was in the 1970 London to Mexico World Cup Rally being driven by Finnish legend Hannu Mikkola.
www.topspeed.com /cars/ford-escort-ar14872.html   (918 words)

  
 Ford Escort/Mercury Tracer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ford replaced the 1.6-liter engines with two 1.9-liter engines: a carbureted version with 86 horsepower and a fuel-injected version (standard on GT and optional on other models) with 108 horsepower.
The Escort's Mercury twin, the Tracer, debuted this year and was identical to the Escort except for a handful of distinctions: body style offerings (the Tracer came as either a notchback sedan or wagon) and differences in front end and taillight design.
Ford made it worth the wait by giving the ZX2 a flashy body style all its own and a 2.0-liter 16-valve engine dubbed "Zetec" that pumped out 130 horsepower and hustled the ZX2 from 0 to 60 mph in around 8 seconds.
www.edmunds.com /reviews/generations/articles/49542/article.html   (2563 words)

  
 Ford Escort 1.6 Si
Ford Escort 1.6 Si UK CAR Reviews: Ford Escort 1.6 Si After more than 30 years, the Escort's name is set to
We all know what Escorts look like and this looks pretty much like the rest of them, with added rear spoiler, alloy wheels and colour coded accoutrements, you know all the stuff stuck on to try and make the car look modern and extend it's life span a little while longer.
The interior is a mismatch of old and modern with Ford's new edge styling grafted on top of this old stager.
www.ukcar.com /road_tests/Ford/escort/Default.htm   (619 words)

  
 Ford Escort News
Ford Escort News continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
The Tempo, was introduced as one of Ford's first front wheel drive vehicles in 1984 until its eventual replacement by FoMoCo in 1995 with the Contour.
Waikuku farmer Brian Stokes in a Ford Escort Cosworth continues to lead the 2006 NZ Silver Fern International Marathon Rally, but it was the spectacular Black Forest Stage that proved the most talked about...
www.topix.net /autos/ford-escort   (719 words)

  
 Ford Desktops | Ford Escort
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In 1968 the newly launched Escort Twin Cam kicked-off a 30 year winning spree with a spectacular first season scoring enough international rally victories to secure the coveted World Rally Championship.
Ford Escorts of all types, competing at all levels, were successful rally winners up to the turn of the century, and even today are still occasionally winning events all around the world.
www.forddesktops.com /browse.asp?f=escort   (98 words)

  
 Polls: chilton manual 1992 ford escort - Quizilla Polls
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 Ford Escort
A: its very hard to say but the most common problem on the escort after 100k is the pfe sensor, which is part of the egr system.
Q: I have an 89 Escort GT and where the catylitic converter attaches to another part on the exhaust pipe there are 2 hoses that connect them and the left one is gone i need to know what the name of that part is, please
A: i had an 87 escort, and i think it was under the dash board right above were your left foot would be if you are driving it.
www.all-parts.com /diagnostics/mechanics/Ford-Escort.html   (3452 words)

  
 Ford Escort | Pricing Guides and research information available at CarsDirect.com
We capture all of the specs, features, dimensions and even warranty info for the Ford Escort and present it in a clear, easy-to-read format to give you a complete understanding of the vehicle.
We provide a compare tool so you can easily see even the smallest of differences between the Ford Escort and other vehicles you may also be considering.
If you are considering a used Ford Escort, you'll find comprehensive research on CarsDirect, as well as a wide selection of listings from dealers and private sellers.
www.carsdirect.com /ford/escort   (405 words)

  
 1997 Ford Escort Review
A few years after Henry Ford introduced the Model T in 1908, the growing population of female Ford owners and operators convinced the automaker to produce a publicity pamphlet entitled, "The Woman and the Ford," linking the "Tin Lizzie" to woman's social emancipation.
Even though the current engine on the Escort delivers 25 percent more power than the one it replaced, it still only produces 110 horsepower, making freeway approaches and passing on two-lane roads a bit of a challenge.
This trait was particularly apparent on my Escort sedan test car equipped with an automatic transmission; one of three Escorts (two sedans and a station wagon) this reviewer had the opportunity to drive.
www.womanmotorist.com /review/ford/escort97.shtml   (466 words)

  
 Ford Escort
The picture above is of Lee Kaufman's 1984 Ford Escort, which was an ITC car until its unfortunate demise at Summit Point in 1999.
I think I can still get away with running ITC in the car, as long as it's got a 1.6L in it, since the listing only says "1981-1985 Ford Escort 1.6L" and doesn't distinguish between the early model year and the 1985 1/2 models.
The 1985-1990 Ford Escort 1.9L and GT models are listed as ITB cars.
www.geocities.com /MotorCity/Speedway/3422/escort.htm   (500 words)

  
 1991-96 Ford Escort Prices & Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Our 1991-96 Ford Escort reliability page includes common trouble spots, average repair costs, and NHTSA safety recalls.
Our 1991-96 Ford Escort price charts allow you to calculate price based on condition, mileage, and equipment level.
The 1991-96 Ford Escort photo gallery includes both exterior and interior photographs the vehicle.
auto.consumerguide.com /auto/used/reviews/full/index.cfm/id/2033   (809 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company - Press Release - Farewell, Ford Escort
When the original Ford Escort went on sale in 1968, it revolutionised what was expected of a small family car, with a package offering plenty of space for four people and their luggage, cutting edge styling and tremendous value for money.
Also present from the start was the 'hot' version, the potent Ford Escort Twin-Cam, which spawned such famous successors as the RS, Mexico and RS Cosworth models, as well as the distinctive Escort XR3i.
A soft-top cabriolet model and the introduction of diesel engines widened Ford Escort customer choice even further, while the availability of anti-lock brakes from 1987 was exceptional in a car of this class at the time.
media.ford.com /newsroom/release_display.cfm?release=5429   (812 words)

  
 Media.Ford.com: Escort Timeline
Escort's range is broadened with the introduction of a four-door saloon and an estate, which offers unrivalled load carrying in this class of car.
Escort is given a host of revisions to improve appearance, performance and comfort.
Ford's new entry in the lower medium sector, the Ford Focus, is launched.
media.ford.com /article_display.cfm?article_id=5431   (1178 words)

  
 1996 Escort Transmission problems. - Ford Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: )
That's what Ford called the Escort when it debuted as a 1981 model, in reference to Ford's international presence with this nameplate.
Although there had already been an Escort running around Europe, this version was different, all-new and geared toward the U.S. market.
Haven't done it on the Escort as I have a standard but get a book like Haynes and read up first.
ford-forums.com /ford-escort/538-1996-escort-transmission-problems.html   (688 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Ford Escort & Mercury Tracer Automotive Repair Manual: All Ford Escort & Mercury Tracer Models : 1991 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ford Escort and Mercury Tracer, 1991-2000 (Haynes Manuals) by John Haynes in Front Matter
The Ford Escort Automotive Repair Manual is a great guide to all the specifics and important details that the owner of the Ford Escort must have to hand.
It has detailed explanations of all the operations and internal wiring of the Ford Escort and guides you through al the changes that need to be made to changes or repair any parts within your Ford Escort.
www.amazon.com /Escort-Mercury-Tracer-Automotive-Repair/dp/1563921901   (545 words)

  
 Ford Escort (North American) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Ford Escort (European).
Early Escorts from the 1981 to 1984 model years had some reliability issues with the engine, which were prone to dying without warning.
The "CT120" Escort for the 1990s, however, would be almost identical worldwide, differing only in appearance.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ford_Escort_(North_American)   (1073 words)

  
 My Ford Escort   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Escort in a camp ground in Fort Collins, Colorado.
This is my 1989 Ford Escort that I bought new in 1989 and have racked up 189,000 miles.
It's a 1989 Escort GT with 140,000 miles, and I plan to put the interior, intake, head, ground effects and rims on my Escort and trash the rest of it.
www.curtiscooper.com /escort.html   (533 words)

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