1983 Ford Escort RS1600i

Lot: 151

Sold for (£): 21,645
Offered for sale is a 1.597L 1983 Ford Escort RS 1600i manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Legendary RS1600i homologation special, a true collectable classic RS...

  • Showing just over 79,100 miles, fully nut and bolt, ground up restored to mostly original specification
  • 1/2500 RS1600i produced for the UK market, thought to be 1/95 remaining on British roads
  • Razor-sharp aggressive styling and performance to match, built only to satisfy homologation criteria.
  • Fully documented photographic restoration by a marque specialist. Original book packs
  • Freshly MOT'd and just serviced at Ford main dealer. A rare find if only the very best will do


Lot Details

Registration: MPX 795Y RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1983 Engine size: 1.597L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 79100
Model: Escort RS 1600i MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: WF0BXXGCABDC07265

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history