Ford Escort (Europe)

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Ford Escort
Ford Escort RS2000 Mark I
ManufacturerFord Europe
Bouk an chassis
ClessSmaw faimily caur (C)
RelatitFord Orion
PredecessorFord Anglia (UK)
SuccessorFord Laser (Australasie)
Ford Meteor (Australie)
Ford Focus

The Ford Escort is a small family car 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 faimily.

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". 17 Mairch 2009. Retrieved 28 Mairch 2010.