Ford Escort MK1 GP4 Steel Pinto built by Bob Dowen Rally Services
Slideshow of MK1 Ford Escort GP4, left-hand drive prepared for MR. Hajo Ratjen of Germany. We picked up the donor car from Gent in Belgium. Stripped car to bare shell. Fabricated, welded to GP4 standard. It is dry-sumped has Goodrich fittings, Vulcan 2.0 steel pinto engine. Safety Device roll-cage. Historic spec. Every fitted is brand new with no expense spared.
MK1 Escort Pinto
My pinto still isnt starting, should i blame it on 18 years of non use?
Classic Ford magazine's 2.1 Ford Pinto engine build on HT Racing's dyno
Here's Classic Ford magazine's Project 2.1 Pinto being set-up and run-in on the HT Racing Dyno by HT's Aaron Tucker and Vulcan Engineering's Steve Curson. The engine went on to make a corrected 161.7 bhp. For the full build-up, see the August, September and Summer 2009 issues of Classic Ford.
Buy the mag: http://www.myfavouritemagazines.co.uk/cars-motors/classic-ford-magazine-subscription/
The Restoration: 1976 Ford Escort
The restoration of my ford escort PART ONE OF TWO. i wont tell u about it, just watch the vid ;)
escort owners should be happy to see another heap get back on the road.