Cortina Mark 4 Odometer goes back to zero at 100,000 miles. Car hasn't been driven very rigorously since the 90's and just crossed the 100,000 mile mark early this year on a trip to Mayaro Beach. Original 1600 Pinto engine and drivetrain (with exception of a new propshaft) still going strong.
OLD TOP GEAR (1993), NEW FORD MONDEO, SIERRA, CORTINA & JEEPERS JAMBOREE, 1/3
The new Ford Mondeo (1993) is featured in this episode. First of all,
Michele Newman shows some of the predecessors to the Mondeo, the Mk1
Cortina, the Mk2 Cortina (1600E version), Mk3 Cortina & finally the
MK4/Mk5. Afterwards, Quentin Wilson features the Ford Sierra & explains the
plus & minus points of owning one.
Ford Cortina Mk4 Leaving a Car Meet
Ford Cortina Mk4 - Classic Ford Magazine Feature Car
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Ford Cortina advert, circa 1984
Perennial favourite of dodgy minicab drivers, it's the Ford Cortina. As,
according to this advert, it's also the second coming of Christ himself.
Ford Corrtina MK4 Weber 32/36 service
Took down my Weber 32/36 carby to look at the accelerator pump check valve.
Its a 1.6 and originally had the single barrel 1.6 carb so I had to do some
modding to the original 1.6 air box for it to fit the Weber. The 1.6
throttle linkage was also too long so I use a makeshift adapter plate to
get it to line up properly with the Weber.
3000hp radial Ford Cortina ~ PSIDUP
Daniel's Cortina may not be the most aerodynamic car going down the quarter
mile but it's sure making some grunt! The car is currently the quickest
outlaw radial car in Australia. Power comes from a Glenn Wells built Big
Block Ford V8 engine and Boosted by
a pair of huge Precision 98mm turbocharger through a ProTorrque converter and
Proformance 2-speed turbo400
transmission. The car competes and won the APSA Outlaw radial class at
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APSA Australian Pro Street Association Grand Finals, Sydney Dragway,
Australia - November 29th 2014
Ford Cortina GXL restoration PT5
Part 5 of the restoration of a MK3 Ford Cortina 1971 GXL, please see
previous videos to get a overview of works so far. Thansk for your comments
and encouragement, tips and advice. I am learning all the time.