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Article Readers Restoration - Ford Escort Mexico
Publication Practical Classics April 2007
Readers Restoration - Ford Escort Mexico - London cabbie Henry Dods was working on his Capri restoration when he met a man who'd dragged an Escort out of a Romford garden.  Henry just couldn't resist the challenge.
Article Fun starts at £4000
Publication Classic Cars July 2005
Fun starts at £4000 - From starter classics to awesome exotica, these 45 cars offer the biggest thrills for their price category.  We put nine of the best against each other at Brands Hatch race circuit to find the most fun car for your money - whatever your budget.  1961-74 MG Midget, 1970-75 Ford Escort Mexico, 1991-94 TVR V8S, 1991-93 Lancia Delta HF Integrale EVO, 1983-85 Renault 5 Turbo 2, 1971-73 Lotus Elan Sprint, 1965-75 Alpine A110 1300, 1977-90 Porsche 911 (930) Turbo 3.3, 2005 Hawk 289 FIA.
Article Around Wales Via Mexico - Great Jaunts
Publication Classic Cars July 2004
Around Wales Via Mexico - Great Jaunts -Thereís only 86bhp but itís enough because the car weighs so little.  You donít need a mass of power if your car has little mass.
Article Group test - Long-distance relationship
Publication Practical Classics August 2003
Group test - Long-distance relationship - Long-distance rally cars are built to survive the harshest condition - Kevin Leaper meets three tough customers from the macho world of endurance rallying.
Article Side by Side. Classics with modern engines
Publication Practical Classics August 2001
Side by Side. Classics with modern engines. Heart Transplant. Does a modern engine improve a classic, or simply destroy its character? With a diverse selection, David Lillywhite finds out.  Lotus Elan Plus 2, Land Rover Series IIA, Escort MKI, MGA, Minor.
Article Classic Cars May 2000 pg 84
Publication Classic Cars May 2000
Escort Mexico. Reflected glory.What better way to celebrate an historic rally win than by launching a commemorative road-going model? The Escort Mexico brought World cup fever to the masses.
Article Escort Mexico Project - Part One
Publication Car Mechanics March 2011
Escort Mexico Project - Part One - You don't have to spend a fortune to buy a car that will give you good service, advises KIM HENSON as he introduces his 'antidote to Scrappage' Ford Escort Mexico project vehicle.
Article Brothers in arms
Publication Classic & Sports Car July 2005
Brothers in arms - Ford's rally cars were the stuff of legend, iconic road warriors available toe very man in the street.  Dave Richards drives the Mexico and the Cosworth.
Article Escort Service - Escort Mexico Restoration
Publication Classics November 2004
Escort Service - Escort Mexico Restoration - Paul Bussey looks at a Mexico that could be too good.
Article Road Test - Ford Escort Mexico Mk 1
Publication Classic Car Weekly 22 September 2004
Road Test - Ford Escort Mexico Mk 1 - Built 1970-75, two-door, four-seater saloon.  Front-engined, rear-wheel-drive.  Four-cylinder, 1599cc engine.
Article Classic & Sports Car December 2002 pg 136
Publication Classic & Sports Car December 2002
Starter Classic - Ford Escort Mk1. First of a best-selling dynasty, a great mover and simple, says Malcolm McKay.
Article Classic Car Weekly 30 October 2002 pg 20
Publication Classic Car Weekly 30 October 2002
Buying Power. Ford MK II Escort. Ford's Mk II Escort had a tough job on its hands to match the success of its predecessor, but it squared up to the task well. Matt Skelton tells you how to buy an example that can still take the trials of daily use on the chin.
Article Classics July 2002 pg 94
Publication Classics July 2002
Ford Escort Mexico. The much sought-after Mexico is faster than the average Mk1 Escort, but how easy is it to look after at home? Kim Henson finds out.
Article Classic Car Weekly 13 June 2001 pg 8
Publication Classic Car Weekly 13 June 2001
Buying Power. Ford Escort Mk I. Ford's ubiquitous workhorse was once the staple choice of boy racers. But, says Richard Gunn, the remaining cars are becoming cherished classics.
Article Classics March 2001 pg 14
Publication Classics March 2001
Paul Cooper wanted a rally-proven Ford to restore. David Bowers tells how Paul turned a dog-eared Escort Mexico back into a superb original example.
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