www.calvertfilm.fsnet.co.uk My black XR3 was on this clip in the Ford Heritage Centre. Steve Berry introduces a look at the various types of UK Ford Escort. Features RS2000 and Cosworth too. XR3 and XR3i. Mk 1 Escort too. MCPS 5965 BPI 6271 PPL 6271.
This car is now off the road. I have another one which is roadworthy.
Internet search Calvertfilm
XR3 Ford Escort - Home Made Top Gear style
(Since Google+ made changes 2013, I cannot reply). A home made Top Gear
style movie about the Ford Escort XR3. Featuring my two cars LYP (stored) &
YNO (the one now running). Designed to bring back memories for those that
had one (or those that didn't), with shots all around the cars. I hope you
At the middle to end of 1982 the 1600i and RS turbo were still to come out, so the XR3 was the
top of the range Escort at that moment in time. The Escort was the UK's and
the world's top selling car in 1982, and it had been voted European car of
the year in 1981. XR3 variants were made from the Mk3 Escort onwards.
LYP I bought in 1986 when it was 4 years old, and I just turned 25. It
hasn't run since 2008 and is in long-term storage. YNO I bought in 2008 and
I have done that up too. YNO won a trophy at a car show in 2011 and is
running - it is roadworthy. Quite a special car.
May the Ford be with you. Filmed in Romford, at the Cardrome, and Bretons
Farm. Music is from The Mummy, plus tracks called The Kraken, Drive, Real
Wild Child, and The Chief.
I am an IAC member 14136 and have music copyright clearance licence number
MCPS 5965, BPI licence 6271, PPL licence 6271 for music.
The Geferators on the engine aid compression and improve fuel economy'
That is all I know after asking the first owner about them. I don't know
how they work, or if Fords fitted them or not. Mind you it would be easy to
remove them as they just screw into the Exhaust manifold. They seem to be some sort of
diaphragm contraption. I've never seen them on any other car!
Update - someone who fitted these said they are aftermarket additions. They
could easily be removed it needed. But they are probably the only example
of them on any car still running I reckon.
Internet seartch 'Calvertfilm'.
Ford Special at Swiss Hillclimb 2012, Ford Sierra Cosworth, Escort MK 1, MK 2, MK 3, Focus WRC
This is a tribute to all Ford drivers which was present on at least one of
the following Events:
Hillclimb Ayent - Anzère
Hillclimb St-Ursanne - Les Rangiers
Hilllclimb Châtel-St-Denis - Les Paccots
Rallye du Pays du Gier
Rallye Criterium Jurassien
Rallye du Chablais
Rallye del Ticino
Drivers and Cars:
0:01 Yves Hängärtner, Ford Escort Cosworth ERMO, 2.0 turbo
1:19 Jean-Pierre Van De Wauwer / Michel Horgnies, Ford Escort RS 2000 MK I,
2:17 Laurent Métral / Joao-Paulo Da Silva, Ford Sierra RS Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
3:50 Thomas André, Ford Mondeo STW, 2.0
4:43 Eric Grandjean / Manu Guex, Ford Escort RS 2000 MK I, 2.0
4:51 Nicolas Gerard, Ford Focus WRC, 2.0 turbo
6:10 Steeves Schneeberger / Arnaud Clement, Ford Sierra Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
7:08 Nicola Bolla / Luca Maspoli, Ford Fiesta WRC, 2.0 turbo
7:21 Mirko Puricelli / Mattia Orio, Ford Focus WRC, 2.0 turbo
7:27 Werner Weiss, Ford Zakspeed Escort BDA, 2.0
7:35 Bernhard Lang, Ford Escort RS 2000 spezial, 2.0
7:43 Jürgen Seitz, Ford Escort MK III, 1.6
7:51 Hans-Dieter Seitz, Ford Escort MK II, 2.0
8:05 Norman Struckmann, Ford Escort Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
8:14 Eddy Berard / Florence Berard, Ford Escort MK 2, 2.0
8:22 Jean-Romain Cretegny / Aurelie Bonny, Ford Sierra Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
8:46 Bruno Rizzi / Manuel Guex, Ford Escort MK 2, 2.0
8:57 Marco Boss, Ford Sierra Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
9:08 Peter Eisenbart, Ford Escort RS Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
9:17 Pierre-Manuel Jenot / Frédéric Delorme, Ford Escort RS 2000 MK I,
9:29 Richard Juillard, Ford Escort Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
9:38 Francois Constantin, Ford Sierra Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
9:46 Nicolas Hassler, Ford Escort Cosworth, 2.0 turbo
9:54 Sébastien Loup / Stéphane Bonjour, Ford Escort RS 1600, 1.6
10:05 Adrian Jaggi, Ford Puma, 1.8
10:23 Adrian Theilkäs, Ford Puma, 1.8
10:31 Philippe Jaggi, Ford Puma, 1.8
10:53 Holger Alt, Ford Escort RS 2000 16V, 2.0
Fast Fords Compilation
A compilation of some fast Fords from Gatebil events in Norway. Enjoy!
RS200 (800hp+), Sierra Cosworth RS500 (880hp), Escort WRC (770hp), GT40
(700hp+), Escort MKI, Escort MKII, Granada Twin turbo (1700-2500hp)+++