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1978 Ford Mk2 Escort 1.6L (4,577 miles from new)

Estimate: £16,000 - £20,000

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Simply remarkable, one former registered keeper and 4,577 miles from new.
Details Specification Condition Report
  • This is a 1978, 4-door, 'round-headlight' 1.6L finished in Diamond White
  • Powered by the lively, 5-bearing, 1598cc 'crossflow' with a 4-speed gearbox
  • Sold new on 5/7/1978 by Aperfield Court Garage, Biggin Hill to a Mr Young of Orpington
  • First serviced @ 339 miles some two years later. Sold to Susan Smith on 30/06/2003
  • The car was MOT'd on 17/06/2003 showing a mere 594 miles had been covered in 15 years
  • MOT History confirms 2007@2,898 miles and 2009@4,573. Only four miles since
  • The car remains standard in all respects with the exception of a stainless steel exhaust
  • No radio or speakers. The only option selected was a set of Ford Mudflaps, still worn today
  • Supplied with a Haynes Manual, Ford Owners Manual & Ford Main Agent Service Book, old V5s, MOTs and Tax Discs
  • To use a somewhat hackneyed expression; "Find another one"

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Year of manufacture:
1978
Make:
Ford
Chassis number:
GCAFUM03992
# of cylinders:
4
Transmission:
Manual
Engine capacity:
1598
Body colour:
White
MOT Expiry:
Thursday 21 January 2021
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
AMV 729T
Model:
Escort Mk2
Engine number:
UM03992
Interior colour:
Grey
Odometer Reading:
4577
miles
Warranted Mileage:
Warranted

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

129 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

In very good order in all areas with some minor defects that can be noted at close inspection to the paint but very minor and just help to confirm the originality of the car.

Interior

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Remarks

The car is standard in all aspects with the exception of a stainless exhaust, no radio or speakers and the only optional extra selected was a set of Ford Mudflaps still worn today.

Engine

Components:

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Appearance:

Running:

Transmission

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Running gear

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Vehicle History

Remarks

Old V5s, MOTs & Old Tax Discs, Haynes Manual, Ford Owners Manual & Ford Main Agent Service Book.

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