And, at the same time, old fast Fords continually pass through auction halls, attracting frenzied bids and selling for frankly bonkers sums.
As a later model, FTW uses the smaller Garrett T25 turbocharger, which means lag isnt quite as monstrous as the Cossies reputation suggests.
In 1995, the RS Cosworth was treated to a mild facelift where it received a new honeycomb grille, restyled bumpers, a more attractive fascia and revised alloy wheels.
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Importantly, and true to Ford's grass roots philosophy, the Escort Cosworth provided a platform for National othello escort Rallying and Club enthusiasts throughout the world to enjoy 'off the shelf' competitive support.
The heavy clutch immediately identifies this as being a bit different to a standard Escort, while the power-assisted steering also requires a bit of muscle at low speeds.
Finished in Imperial Blue with contrasting Raven Black Recaro Leather Interior, this particular car is a Lux specification including 16" 5-spoke RS alloy wheels, electric sunroof, electric windows, heated windscreen and leather steering wheel.
Sure, its essentially a Mk5 Escort inside, with all the grim, dated plastic that goes with that.
The first 2,500 cars, up to May 1994, suffered from slight turbo-lag, but the next 4,500 were improved, thanks to their smaller Garrett T25 Turbo.