1982 Ford Escort RS1600i

Lot: 506

Sold for (£): 11,988
Offered for sale is a 1.6L 1982 Ford Escort RS1600i manual that has been with the current owner for the last 5 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 106 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Now very rare and consequently sought-after, the RS1600i...

  • Razor-sharp styling, performance to match and only available for three years (1982 - 1984)
  • 1,597cc, 115bhp CVH engine with hotter cam, solid tappets, K-Jetronic injection, twin-coil ignition
  • Registered 04/01/1983. Five years current ownership. Recently serviced. Fresh MOT prior to sale
  • Finished in Sunburst Red. Black decals and details look fine and free from end-peel
  • Classic grey interior. Sound dash. Very tidy engine bay. Really clean undeneath. Original alloys
  • Magazine and RSOC calendar featured. This car is well-regarded by the RS Owners Club

Lot Details

Registration: DDH 887Y RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1982 Engine size: 1.6L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 99594
Model: Escort RS1600i MOT expiry: 2020-11-12
Warranted: No Chassis number: WFOBXXGCABCG74724

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 106 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


 Original RS factory locking wheel nuts in their original box.


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Vehicle History


The car was featured in two magazines and the RS Owners Club Calendar in 1997. It has its original RS factory locking wheel nuts in the original box. The car was also used in an advertising poster for the RS show Donnington park 1997. It was owned by RS Owners club Brierley Hill, also a quick google search will bring up many interesting facts and photos. 

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