best driver of the world
probably one of the best drivers in the world. A Ford Escort rs2000 mk2
driving at the hillclimb in ireland. the driver is Simon Mc Kinley. He
drives a 301Hp powered 2.1l Pinto engine with 16V cylindre head and only
780kg car weight.
The car is so damn fast that it can compete against formula cars at
Impreza Donut & 740bhp Escort mk2
For the haters and non-beliviers, I have a link were you can follow the
build of this awesome car, but I can't post it here. So search for "lasses
escort mkII". Your first hit should be Gatebil Vis Temaet - Lasses escort
mk2 prosjekt .bilen er solgt. This will take you to the project thread
where you can se some pictures of the building process and final result as
The car is now sold, but it had an Volvo 2.7T engine that produced
740bhp/940nm!! But that engine was just too much power to handle, so before
it was sold, it was tuned down (or completly rebuildt, I'm not sure) to a
bit more safer 553bhp/600nm at 1.1bar on the WHEELS!! o.0
Sorry for crappy quality, but I took this with my regular digital camera.
This was the first track-day this year for the Impreza Drivers Club Norway,
with a few guests. The owner of the mk2 should be glad that he came home
with the car in one piece, since he span of the track and into the forrest
a bit later.