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    Escorts in the family

    Went up to see my family yesterday and help out my little brother with his escort and drool over my brother inlaws.

    The white one is my brothers which has just passed its MOT but still needs 'finishing' and my brother inlaws red MK2 on carbs

    Sorry for poor pics as its my phone and was getting dark.









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    Now were talking mate, gorgeous!!

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    You will like a mates then

    It started life as a 1.3 auto. Then it went cammed pinto on a twin choke then 40's then on to the JRE engine. That engine is running 48 webers and rally cams with cossie rod bolts. It made 228 bhp on the dyno





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    Very nice.

    I am trying to convert my brother to XE power as he loved my 16v Nova
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    very nice cars i love the old rs mexico
    astra coupe bertone on 18" pro race 1.2s now on coilovers

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    Very nice indeed.
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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    a know a guy with a yb engined mk2 on carbs and it kills evos and such like
    never drink and drive .you might spill your drink
    **** n/a turbo is the way

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    Was it just me that read the title and felt let down when it contained cars?

    Like the white one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveDempsey View Post
    Was it just me that read the title and felt let down when it contained cars?

    Like the white one.


    Lovely Escorts there

    Love the bonnet prop on the white one
    FULL Black Leather Heated coupe interior for sale! £200!!!
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    I was looking at for a diff kind of Escort just as Dave
    nice fords I do like the old RWD ones
    built a mk2 with a YB lump on carbs with a few friends

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