Five Stars Ahead (Ford Anglia & Prefect) - 1952
This is the 1952 launch film for the new E100A Ford Anglia and Prefect
range. Shot in 35mm, this film has some lovely shots of Ford's design
studios, the factory at Dagenham, the prototypes undergoing testing, and
finishes with the new cars being used by delighted families. Filled with
optimism, this film captures the mood of motoring from the time, where the
country was emerging from the post-war gloom days and looking to a brighter
Ford Popular 103E Car Restoration
A slideshow featuring images from our Ford Popular 103E restoration.
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Ford Anglia Van - Zetec 2.0 - Walk around & drive
My Ford Anglia van with 2.0 Zetec fitted. Did this video off the cuff with
a mate who had a camera handy.
Full spec: New (crated) 2.0 Zetec, IK Engineering manifold, Weber 38 DGMS,
Omex 200 ECU, 105Speed stainless manifold and system, 2000E Gearbox with
Cortina tailshaft and Anglia bellhousing, 105Speed uprated prop, 3.5 diff &
Quaife unit, AVO telescopic dampers in place of lever arms, Milton
adjustable front coilovers, Milton adjustable TCAs, Milton steering arms,
Cortina MK2 solid discs on front with M16 calipers, rear brakes kept as
standard, Milton World cup crossmember with Retro Ford engine mounts,
Anglia rad triple cored with modded water outlets and electric fan, Retro
Ford sump kit, Retro Ford flywheel, Lotus Cortina clutch with release
bearing spacer, Escort Mexico clutch slave cylinder.
168 BHP @ 6422 rpm : 153 lbft @ 4254 rpm
Ford Escort mk1 rs1600 Cosworth BDA
Fully original restored Escort mk1 rs1600, no reshell. Imported from
Delivered from new 1972 Ford Switzerland original LHD Daytona Yellow car.
Following mods, Ralloy alloy radiator with elec fan, Bilstein F&R, AP
brakes, fully rebuild longstem big valve 1840 alloy all steel BDA on
45dcoe9 which can be seen in the other movie, Motorsport extra big wing
sump bd3's, Contour seats/headrests new Beta, LSD, Cibie diode, ss big bore
Exhaust, alloy bellhousing, Ford
5,5Jx13 rims, Halda, Springalex deep dish, Butlers map etc.
Mike Sweeney presents 'Cortina Special' where he takes a look into the
history of the Ford Cortina and speaks to many enthusiasts!
With guests Graham Robson, Stephen J Vokins, Harry Calton, Tom Malcom,
Maurice Bennett, Andy Middlehurst, Dave Eastwood, Andy Childs, Darren Seed,
Carol Seed, Stuart Hughes.
Originally aired on Men and Motors TV channel in 2003