Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 3

There's a fascinating set of videos on youtube that feature Leicestershire based restoration shop Retropower. With a full armoury of design, engineering, metalwork, paintshop and mechanical workshop, Retropower tackle a ground up resto of a Mk1 Escort for legendary car designer Gordon Murray. In this episode the guys make a […]

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Video - Severn Valley Historic Rallly

Plenty of MK1 action in this video. A great mix of marques flying around the Welsh Forests. Back to Mk1 Escort Home or Mk1 Escort Videos

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 9

  In this episode the Retropower guys complete the metalwork, strip the car back down to a shell, zinc spray ahead of the paint prep. We get a good look at the escort on a rotisserie getting the seams sealed. The inner wing has been modified to make space for […]

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Video | RS2000 Tarmac Rally Compilation HD

Fantastic fottage of a well turned out Mk1 at the Famalicao Tarmac Rally - Check out 26 seconds in...   Return to Mk1 Escort Home - Or Mk1 Escort Videos

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 13

  In this episode we get a catch up on progress with the car prior to it going in for exhaust fabrication   Here's Episode 13:               Transcript : " coming back to the front of the car has led me to think about […]

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 12

  In this episode we get a look at the rolling shell complete with engine and gearbox   Here's Episode 12:               Transcript : " until you actually build these things and try it you don't foresee always the potential stumbling blocks it's been […]

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 2

There's a fascinating set of videos on youtube that feature Leicestershire based restoration shop Retropower. With a full armoury of design, engineering, metalwork, paintshop and mechanical workshop, Retropower tackle a ground up resto of a Mk1 Escort for legendary car designer Gordon Murray. In this episode the guys look into […]

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 1

There's a fascinating set of videos on youtube that feature Leicestershire based restoration shop Retropower. With a full armoury of design, engineering, metalwork, paintshop and mechanical workshop, Retropower tackle a ground up resto of a Mk1 Escort for legendary car designer Gordon Murray. If you're not sure who Gordon is,  […]

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 4

  In this episode the guys continue on the metalwork and Gordon Murray the legendary designer of the McLaren F1 drops in to check up on progress. Here's Episode 4:               Transcript : " that's better something like this that you can do absolutely […]

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild - Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 8

  In this episode the Retropower guys take a look at the car at the end of the dry build stage. Gordon gets a good look around the work that's been done, checks out the driving position, new suspension and under body mods.   Here's Episode 8:       […]

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