Ford Escort (Europe)

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Ford Escort
Ford Escort RS2000 MkI.jpg
Ford Escort RS2000 Mark I
Manufacturer Ford Europe
Production 1968–2003
Body and chassis
Cless Smaw faimily caur (C)
Relatit Ford Orion
Predecessor Ford Anglia (UK)
Successor Ford Laser (Australasie)
Ford Meteor (Australie)
Ford Focus

The Ford Escort is a sma family caur manufactured bi the Ford Motor Company's European division atween 1968 an 2003. The Escort name wis an aa applee'd tae several different designs in North Americae ower the years (see Ford Escort (North Americae)).

The first uise o the Escort name wis Ford Squire, a 1950s estate caur version o the Ford Anglia 100E tho this did no sell vera well bi comparison tae the ither members o the 100E family.

Popularity[eedit | eedit soorce]

In the UK, the Ford Escort is the best-sellin nameplate caur o aw time wi ower 4,000,000 sauld durin in its 32-year production run, accordin tae a survey in Mairch 2009.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "icLiverpool - Recession-proof wise-buys revealed". 2009-03-17. Retrieved 2010-03-28.