A Magnificent Mk2 Ford Granada with Just Two Owners and 36,144 Miles from New - SOLD!
SOLD - SIMILAR REQUIRED CALL 01733 425140 A magnificent Mk2 Ford Granada with just two owners and 36,144 miles from new. EQUIPMENT Full width bumper pads with bright insert, front overriders, bodyside protective moulding with bright insert, bright Exhaust trim, map pockets, facia mounted Ghia badge, quartz clock, oil pressure gauge, front and rear cigar lighter, tachometer, ammeter, trinket tray, wood grain instrument panel and door cappings, tilt/slide steel sunroof, tinted glass, front electric windows, central locking system, power steering, Ford push button MW/LW radio cassette, boot lamp, optional rear electric windows, headlamp wash and dealer fitted tow bar and driving lamps. EXTERIOR The exterior of this Mk2 Granada is impeccable in every respect. Finished in Diamond White it has a deep, gloss shine which is amazing and an absolute pleasure to polish. The colour code and description sticker is still present in the spotless carpeted boot. The Tobacco vinyl roof is unmarked. Supplying Ford Dealer Stonehaven Motors number plates are still fitted. No marks, dings, blemishes or imperfections can be found except one undulation on the passenger wing. It has no stone chips. All the trim is perfect, window rubbers are black and all decals are correct and present including the Ghia badges. The bronze tinted glass is mark free but two microscopic chips can just be seen on the front screen. The Zibart rust preventative plug holes carried out when new can be seen in all the doors and sills but one rubber plug is missing on the driver's sill. The engine bay is clean and original but not detailed. A truly exemplary and unique example. INTERIOR The interior of this Granada Ghia is outstanding and as new. The twin reclining front seats are covered in the luxurious Crushed Velour/Verona Tan fabric topped with fabric covered head restraints all with no damage. The twin bucket style rear seats and colour keyed shag pile carpet is perfect. All the headlining is tight and clean, all the gauges including the quartz clock operate as does the three speed heater fan. The seat base fabric is a little slack. The boot area including carpet and spare wheel are as new. This car really is a beautiful, unspoilt place to be and exactly how Ford intended. ENGINE & TRANSMISSION The 2.8 litre V6 Cologne engine is a real pleasure. Quiet, smooth and effortless producing 135bhp at 5200rpm this is a true Ford treasure. Electronic breakerless ignition ensures crisp performance and reliability combined with easy maintenance and low running costs. Two treasured owners have ensured this low mileage unit is factory correct. The standard automatic transmission with oil cooling is wonderful. WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES This Granada it fitted with the factory correct and immaculate 14" alloy road wheels with 185/80 R14 branded tyres all with excellent tread. The hydraulic dual line vacuum servo-assisted self-adjusting brakes with ventilated front discs are surefooted and offer a brilliant progressive feel. HISTORY FILE Purchased new by Mr Alexander Farquhar on the 1st August 1979 from Ford Dealer Stonehaven Motors he owned the car for 29 years keeping it garaged, treasured and used sparingly. Acquired by the second owner Mr Dean Hollywell five years ago after a determined search to find the best, most original and low mileage Ford Granada money could buy. Now being offered for sale for a lucky new owner to fully appreciate a rare piece of Ford motoring history. The Ford Granada Owner's manual is present along with the Ford Audio Booklet. The correct Ford Granada sales brochure supplied when new is also included. Every tax disc from 1980 and numerous old MOT certificates and invoices. All keys are present on Ford key fob and fit all doors, boot and ignition. The vehicle is HPI clear. Thinking of selling? Our proven commission sale or SOR (Sale or Return) program is a great way to utilise and access our professional services and facilities while still maximising the return from your vehicle with minimal hassle, stress and time, If you’d like to take advantage of this then please get in touch for further information. Alternatively If you’d like to move your vehicle on quickly and efficiently with minimal delay then we can make an offer on an outright purchase basis with payment and collection arranged soon after.
Ford Commercial Vehicle Range - 1968
This film shows the impressive range of trucks - from the iconic Transit to the "snake supple, rhino tough" D1000 articulated lorries - offered by Ford in 1968. There's plenty of rugged action with some florid description thrown in. These vehicles are "made by men who know trucks, and know what you want from them".
FORD GRANADA 3.0 GHİA V6 ENGİNE
Jim Clark Drives Corsair - 1963
This 1963 film shows motor racing legend Jim Clark giving the new Ford Consul Corsair a thorough appraisal on the test track. He puts the car through its paces on tarmac, "rough going" and pave, and is impressed with the results. As he says, "the proof of the pudding is in the eating".