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Mk1 Escort Rebuild – Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 10

In this episode we get a look at some detailed paint prep on the newly modified Mk1 Escort shell.   Here’s Episode 10:     Source :  https://youtu.be/bfyKi_4dc-4

mk1 rs1600 at Spa Race Track

Mk1 RS1600 carving up the track at Spa 2015

Track Racing a Mk1 Escort RS1600 In this video we follow Joao Pina Cardoso in an escort RS1600 that starts off the back of the grid and progressively carves through the pack. Awesome in car footage with really good pure engine audio, it’s like you’re in the car too. Lot’s of expensive tin gets left…

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 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 restoration of a Mk1 Escort for legendary car designer Gordon Murray. It’s fair to say the path they are taking won’t please the…

Video | Historic Rally Footage

Love the audio on this one – plenty of awesome Mk1’s in this field. Could listen to those twin webers all day.   Return to Mk1 Escort Home – Or Mk1 Escort Videos

Video – Cosworth Powered Mk1 Review

Jamie takes this beautiful Mk1 for a spin around the lanes on a soggy west country January day.  Loads of custom work has gone into this car with it’s early sierra cosworth head and custom intake. Back to Mk1 Escort Home or Mk1 Escort Videos

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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 the re-engineering of the suspension…

Gordon Murray Mk1 Escort

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:   Source :  https://youtu.be/bfyKi_4dc-4

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Mk1 Escort Rebuild – Retropower Gordon Murray Episode 15

It’s now June 2019 – we get to see the Car’s first public appearance at Goodwood Retro Rides weekender along with a bunch of other customer project cars, including a Chevette HSR, Audi Quattro and a millington powered Alfa.  There’s also a nice green Mk2 Cortina with toyota engine – travesty! On the escort, the…

Gordon Murray Mk1 Escort

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,  go check out a Maclaren…