1996 Ford Escort RS2000

This 1996 Ford Escort RS2000 is currently for sale on eBay UK


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FORD ESCORT MK6 RS2000

IN RADIANT RED

TOTALLY ORIGINAL THE ONLY CHANGE IS A CHROME TAILPIPE AND UPGRADE RADIO/CD THE ORIGINAL RDS5005 RADIO CASSETTE COMES WITH THE CAR .

THIS IS ONE OF THE VERY LAST RS2000 MODELS PRODUCED REGISTERED 5th AUGUST AND JUNE 1996 WAS THE LAST MONTH OF PRODUCTION.

ALMOST COMPLETE SERVICE HISTORY COUPLE OF YEARS BETWEEN 2012 AND 2014 NOT ACCOUNTED FOR.

1 OWNER FROM NEW

I HAVE THE ORIGINAL BILL OF SALE FOR £13800 FROM LEX FORD IN POOLE
THERE IS A TRACKER FITTED BY TRACKER

MAJOR SERVICE WHEN WORK WAS BEING DONE AND RECENT MINOR SERVICE WILL ALSO HAVE ANOTHER CHECK OVER BEFORE IT GOES

NEW MOT TO NOVEMBER 2019

THIS CAR IS IN BEAUTIFUL SHOWROOM CONDITION NOT CONCOURSE AS YOU REQUIRE LOTS OF TOOTH BRUSHES
RECARO SEATS ARE IN GREAT CONDITION.

SUPERB MECHANICAL CONDITION HAVING HAD GEARBOX OUT, CLEANED, NEW MAIN BEARING AND NEW CLUTCH ASSEMBLY & OIL. NEW DRIVE SHAFTS.

EVERYTHING WORKS AS IT SHOULD

IF YOU HAVE ANY DOUBT’S ABOUT THE QUALITY OF THIS CAR GET A PROFESSIONAL TO LOOK AT IT FOR YOU I CAN ARRANGE FOR YOU TO SEE IT UP ON RAMPS ON MOST WEEK DAYS.

I HAVE A FULL SET OF PHOTOGRAPHS BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER WORK BEING DONE THAT I CAN EMAIL TO ANY SERIOUS POTENTIAL BUYER BUT IT TAKES AGES SO PLEASE DON’T REQUEST UNLESS YOU HAVE A SERIOUS INTEREST

I HAVE REDUCED THE PRICE, NOT BECAUSE I THINK IT’S WORTH LESS BUT BECAUSE I AM CONCERNED ABOUT IT NOT BEING USED AND i HAVE JUST BOUGHT A NEW JAGUAR XJ R SPORT THAT IS BEING LEFT OUT IN THE RAIN WHILST THE RS IS TUCKED UP IN THE GARAGE.

SO PLEASE MAKE AN OFFER I WILL NOT REPLY WITH ANY ABUSE JUST REFUSE IF IT’S TO LOW BUT I WOULD LIKE IT SOLD NOW

PAYMENT BY BANK TRANSFER OR CASH MUST BE CLEARED BEFORE RELEASE OF CAR


THIS IS ONE OF THE VERY LAST RS2000 MODELS PRODUCED REGISTERED 5th AUGUST AND JUNE 1996 WAS THE LAST MONTH OF PRODUCTION.
ALMOST COMPLETE SERVICE HISTORY COUPLE OF YEARS BETWEEN 2012 AND 2014 NOT ACCOUNTED FOR.

1 OWNER FROM NEW
I HAVE THE ORIGINAL BILL OF SALE FOR £13800
THERE IS A TRACKER FITTED BUT YOU HAVE TO PAY AN ANNUAL FEE. IT WOULD PROBABLY REDUCE YOUR INSURANCE. BEST TO INSURE IT THROUGH A SPECIALIST LIKE FOOTMAN JAMES SO YOU GET AN AGREED VALUE SHOULD ANY MISHAP OCCUR. ON A LIMITED MILEAGE POLICY IT SHOULDN’T BE MUCH OVER £100 DEPENDING HOW CLEAN YOUR LICENCE IS.

OVER THE LAST 3 YEARS EVERYTHING THAT NEEDED DOING HAS BEEN DONE

STARTED OFF BY TAKING IT TO GARAGE FOR A COMPLETE CHECK UP AND FULL SERVICE
BEFORE COMMENCEMENT OF ANY BODYWORK. MECHANICAL WEAR ON ONE DRIVESHAFT AND CLUTCH ABOUT 75% WORN.

THE CAR HAD FADED RED PAINT BUT THE ONLY RUST FOUND WAS THE INNER SILLS, LITTLE PATCH ON THE FLOOR AND BATTERY TRAY.

2015

CAR STRIPPED, DOORS OFF, SEATS REMOVED, RUBBER SEALS AND CARPETS REMOVED
INNER AND OUTER SILLS REMOVED AND REPLACED WITH NEW
SMALL PATCH ON FLOOR RENEWED
JACKING POINT COVERS MISSING FROM SIDE SKIRTS, REPLACED WITH NEW SKIRTS
OLD BATTERY TRAY REMOVED AND REPLACED WITH NEW

COMPLETE RESPRAY IN IT’S ORIGINAL RADIANT RED NOT A CHEAP FLICK OVER IT WAS OVER £2000. IT’S BEEN DONE ALMOST 2 YEARS AND STILL LOOKS LIKE A NEW CAR

CAR THEN REASSEMBLED

2016/2017

ONE DRIVESHAFT CLICKING, REPLACED WITH 2 NEW SHAFTS
CLUTCH NOT SLIPPING BUT QUITE A LOT OF PEDAL TRAVEL, GEARBOX REMOVED
NEW MAIN BEARING AND CLUTCH ASSEMBLY FITTED NEW GEARBOX OIL
NEW BATTERY FITTED

COMPLETE UNDERSIDE OF CAR CLEANED AND WIRE BRUSHED INNER WINGS REMOVED
THEN TOTALLY PRESSURE WAX OILED INCLUDING INSIDE CHASSIS SECTIONS

BRAKE CALIPERS AND DRUMS PAINTED RED

2018

EVERYTHING MECHANICALLY RECHECKED

NEW MOT TO NOVEMBER 2019

THIS CAR IS NOW IN BEAUTIFUL SHOWROOM CONDITION NOT CONCOURSE AS YOU REQUIRE LOTS OF TOOTH BRUSHES FOR THAT BUT COULD BE IF YOU ARE THAT WAY INCLINED
RECARO SEATS ARE IN GREAT CONDITION

SUPERB MECHANICAL CONDITION


IN SUMMARY IT IS A STUNNING CLASSIC CAR THAT IS NEVER GOING TO DROP IN VALUE
AND IS ALSO A GREAT CAR TO USE AND DRIVE AND TAKE TO SHOWS EVEN BY TODAYS STANDARDS IT IS QUITE A FAST CAR WITH A GREAT EXHAUST NOTE.

ALL WORK HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT BY PROFESSIONALS TO A HIGH STANDARD SO PLEASE DO NOT COMPARE THIS CAR TO AN UNRESTORED MODEL.

OPTION TO SEE IT ON A RAMP MOST WEEKDAYS