Em resposta, outras fábricas lançaram o Volkswagen Gol GT (segue GTS, GTI, e GTI 16v Fiat Uno.5R (segue.6R.4 turbo) e Chevrolet Monza S/R (segue Chevrolet Kadett GS, GSI e Sport).
ZX2 S/R edit The increased presence and success of tuner models from overseas in the late 90s caused Ford to create their own performance model, the ZX2 S/R.
The interior was refreshed for 1999, and the model was retired after 2003.
Specifications, however, were also higher than before.Retrieved b c d "Facilities Ford Motor Company Newsroom".The Escort, driven by Australian driver Frank Gardner went on fat ass escort to comfortably win the 1968 championship.The ZX2 was a much lower-slung and rakish car than either the Escort sedan and wagon, aimed squarely at the youth market as a replacement for the Escort GT (although lacking the latter's rear disc brake setup) and was built exclusively at Ford 's Hermosillo.There was also the Ford EXP, and sister version Mercury LN7, targeting the sports car market, essentially a two-seat hatch with lower roofline which was not as successful as other body styles.A new Ghia X model was introduced around 1996, which included air conditioning and a 6 CD autochanger as standard.The car was freshened in 1982, and added Ford 's blue oval logo for the first time along with a new grille.Retrieved "Car Reviews, New telephone sex worker jobs and Used Car Prices, Photos and Videos - MSN Autos".Mais tarde em 1991 nasce o modelo LX, basicamente um meio termo entre as versões GL e Ghia, usava o motor.6, era o mesmo motor CHT usado até 1989, só mudando a nomenclatura, por também estar sendo usado na linha Gol.For an additional 1,000 the Finesse added alloy wheels, air conditioning, a CD player, fog lamps and metallic paint.A b Charles Bulmer (ed).Early 1992 saw the launch of the Escort RS Cosworth.Ford, europe from 1968 to 2004.
In 1979, Ford Australia gave 01 escort exhaust the Escort an update, increasing basic equipment levels and standardising square headlights on L and GL models (previously only available on Escort Ghia).