1974 Ford Escort RS2000 (The Mike Bell Collection)

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In Sebring Red, this is a fine example of the last model to be introduced to the AVO production range.

  • The RS2000 was the last car to be introduced into the AVO range, in June 1973
  • Its performance was almost comparable to the complex RS1600, but with the same reliability and ease of maintenance as the Mexico
  • This is a genuine AVO/Aveley car built using the strengthened Type-49 bodyshell
  • Powered by the Blue Oval's 100bhp, 1993cc SOHC four-cylinder 'Pinto' engine
  • This superb example has formed part of the Mike Bell Collection for the last eleven years
  • Complete with new front and rear seats which require fitting
  • An increasingly desirable and much sought after RS, rarely seen in such unmolested condition
  • Viewing is highly recommended and encouraged to appreciate the quality and potential of this Classic Ford

You can now book a one-to-one appointment (up to one hour) to view this lot at our central location of Stoneleigh Park (CV8 2LG) Monday to Friday, between Monday 7th December and Friday 11th December. Please contact Charles Smalley on 07421 007 866 / charles@silverstoneauctions.com to secure your appointment or to discuss the car in more detail.

The health and safety of both our customers and team remains the utmost priority, we are therefore operating to strict COVID-19 guidelines and full instructions for arrival and inspection protocols will be given when making your appointment.

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Specification:
Registration: RPX 380M
Year: 1974
Make: Ford
Model: Escort RS2000
RHD/LHD: RHD
Chassis Number: BFATPL00237
Odometer Reading: 658 miles
Transmission: Manual
Engine Capacity: 2000
Engine Number: PL00237
Body Colour: Red
Interior Colour: Black

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This item is part of The December Live Online Auction
 Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 | 12:00 PM  EUR (GMT)
 
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1974 Ford Escort RS2000 (The Mike Bell Collection)
1974 Ford Escort RS2000 (The Mike Bell Collection)
Lot number: 887
Seller: Classic Car Auctions Ltd.
Event: The December Live Online Auction
Ends: Saturday, December 12 | 12:00 PM  EUR (GMT)

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