1978 Ford Escort RS 2000 X-Pack series genuine Rally For Sale
For those who wanted more from their RS2000, Ford offered the 'X-Pack' kit of accessories, which offered improvements for the body, wheels, engine, transmission, rear axle, suspension, steering and brakes. Originally registered on the Continent as 'K-HJ 184' , the drive car offered here is one of only two known surrvivors of five press-fleet RS2000s built by Ford to promote the X-Pack series options available from Rallye Sport dealers. Not all the options went into each of the cars but between them they showcased everything that was available.
With X-Pack kits you can add authentic Rallye Sport style and performance to your RS2000 You can specify more power, bigger brakes, stiffer suspension, lightweight alloy wheels, airdam, spoiler, wheel arches — with X-Pack series you make as much or as little change as you like. ' — Ford Motor Company
This particular RS2000 is fitted with Group 1 Zakspeed-type glassfibre wheel arches with three-piece front spoiler; Group 1 twin-carburetor engine assembly (150bhp); 7_5x13 RS alloy wheels; full Group 1 Bilstein suspension with anti-dive kit; 'quick' steering rack; Rocket (close-ratio) gear set; limited-slip differential; ventilated brake discs with heavy-duty pads; and a set of Scheel seats.
Interesting fact: This was one of the official Ford Germany Racing Cars, at the time with Swedish Rally's pilot Per Eklund. Even though this car has an official Ford Motorsport Certificate, only took part in one single Rally. There are only two of these cars in the whole world.
Car in superb condition, with all manufacturer recommend maintenance done always on time, perfectly preserved with no signs of chassis corrosion, interior trims in perfect condition, all mechanical parts completely functional in perfect condition. With an exhaustive background official documentation and a portfolio of vintage car magazines regarding this valuable piece of history asset.
ONLY 32.000 MILES FROM NEW , DOCUMENTED SERVICE HISTORY , WITH ALL OLD MOTC , ORIGINAL MANUALS , SPARE KEY ETC, INCREDIBLE CONDITION FOR YEAR , MUST BE SEEN , PRICE INCLUDES 12 MONTHS MOTC , 3 MONTHS.....
This unspoilt immaculate,original 1 elderly lady owner car with an incredible 28000mls from,viewing is highly recommended to see this very rare car,a sheer blue chip investment,no welding or altering.....