1979 Ford Escort RS2000 Custom

Lot: 217

Sold for (£): 20,460
Offered for sale is a 2.0L 1979 Ford Escort RS2000 Custom manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A cracking RS2000 from the "Seriously Quick Ford" department...


  • Showing 34,700 miles on the odometer with a partial history file
  • Extensively restored by a specialist in the marque to a very high standard
  • Full 'Custom' specification and finished in Triple Black
  • Does feature some subtle mechanical upgrades including suspension modifications


Lot Details

Registration: YES 964T RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1979 Engine size: 2.0L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 34730
Model: Escort RS2000 Custom MOT expiry: 2018-12-17
Warranted: No Chassis number: GCATWE00766

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


interior dash and panels are original, have some signs of wear and tear but all age related


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


engine has been repainted and looks correct, has signs of wear and tear age related


Gears: Drive-shaft:


all working as it should, no noises or whines from gearbox

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:


everything works as it should

Vehicle History


has some past mot's and owner details

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