Rallye Sport Escorts
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AVO & RS MKI & MkII Escorts incl Motorsport Variants
|Miniliteman's 1979 Ford Escort RS|
|Mk2 Escort RS, build 1979, colour Sebring Red (as a replica of Roger Clark's Manx 1981 car).
Strengthened, seam welded 2 door bodyshell, Safety Devices 14 point roll cage with removable diagonal.
Home made loom with resetable fuses in dash, FIA cutoff switch, battery in boot, optional fitting of 2 by 2 Lucas 20/20 spotlights.
OMP Evo drivers seat, Corbeau high back navigator seat, Sabelt 3 point safety belts.
Alloy 12 gallon fuel tank above axle, twin Facet pumps and Filter King.
Front suspension: Leda adjustable Int'l struts with Koni inserts, 225 lbs springs, tension struts with small diametre anti-roll bar, old type rubber roller top mounts, World Cup X-member, 2.4 turn quick rack.
Rear suspension: single leaf slipper springs 143 lbs, Bilstein fast road shocks, wide 5-linked Atlas axle with 4.1 CWP and Quaiffe LSD.
Engine: 1790 cc BDE-spec all steel iron block BDA, twin 45 DCOE Webers with K&N filters, fast road cams, Tony Law exhaust manifold, home made exhaust, GP4 radiator, Lumenition ignition, Aldon dizzy to my own spec, Magnecor leads, NGK plugs. Quaiffe SC/CR synchro 4-speed rally gearbox, one piece prop, Tilton single plate rally clutch, cable clutch with home-made release bearing.
Pedal box brake-setup, Wilwood 4-pot frontbrakes with Ferodo pads, Scorpio cable-handbrake rear calipers with Mintex pads, fully aeroquipped. Magnesium Minilites 8 inch front, 9 inch rear with 205/60 and 235/50 BF Goodrich tyres.
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|Dave1800BDA||really lovely Leon, please bring it over here so we can see it||28-02-2007|
|marky4||a real stunner||28-02-2007|
|Banishit||CRACKER THAT MATE||03-06-2007|
|turimping||a proper RS..nice butch arches!||13-07-2007|
|aad||Best car in Holland! ;-)||23-04-2008|
|Dave1800BDA||leon we need more pics, looks great||26-01-2009|
|hotrs2000||that is the muts nuts mate :-)||26-01-2009|
|Aled||Looks the business||15-02-2009|
|taffr||looks slow that, not too keen on the zetec, too modern!!||22-08-2010|
|colbe||very nice ;-)||15-12-2011|