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    9 second Ford Escort [ dont think you got these in the USA ]

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    nice wing. any specs on the engine?

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    Have asked , will see what he comes back with.
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    This is the engine

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    Very fast... but man it's ugly.

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    They were built from about 1969 @Sticky Click here to enlarge
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sparky68 Click here to enlarge
    They were built from about 1969 @Sticky Click here to enlarge
    So were a lot of beautiful cars.

    I respect it, don't get me wrong.

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    Those and the MK2 Escort were the weapons of choice when we were kids first starting to drive, great cars and the RS models were fantastic.
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    I think the closest I've seen anything in the US to that is all the rotary powered Toyota starlet's in NJ.

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    Local to me its a very popular choice for drag racing using 4, 6's and even 8.

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    They weighed like 770kg original, right?
    And with an Opel engine is like cursing in church.
    Awesome car though. Truly awesome.
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    They even use one in your fave films @Sticky

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sparky68 Click here to enlarge
    They even use one in your fave films @Sticky

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_puVuHoR6o
    Remember when these movies used to be about street racing?

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