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para144's 1973 Ford Escort RS2000 Mk1
Its a 1973 Mk1 RS2000, I've owned about 12 years and I use it for Tarmac stage rallies, Welsh road rallies, weekend road use and an the odd trackday.

Its has to meet road rally regs so it still has back seats & carpets etc. It also can only run carbs with 2 chokes for 4 cylinders so I use 'Split 48's' rather than twin carbs. These are twin 48 Dellortos machined in half to leave 2 chokes, these provide better torque than a single standar 48 etc.

Its prepped similar to 'Motoring News Championship' spec and just needs the livery covered up for road rallies. I have used it for historic events but it no longer meets the historic regs due to having the wrong brakes & gearbox these days
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Author Comment Date
graham John pics taken on gelligaer common ? 07-10-2008
para144 Yes, otherwise known as the 'testing area' 07-10-2008
graham John my test area also, lol 07-10-2008
marky4 what a lovely looking car 08-10-2008
alminera Nice looking car ! 08-10-2008
Andyc love this car 22-04-2009





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