Rare twin-cam Escort in the deep south
The South Island is known for holding on to racing nostalgia, and, if you enjoy classic racing, this car could be the perfect start for you to crack into the healthy South Island classicracing scene with. Southland racer John Abbott has a passion for collecting some exciting cars, and his collection includes some notable rarities, but currently taking up space in the corner of his shed is a very rare example of Ford’s mighty twin-cam Mk1 Escort racer — which is now offered for sale to free up some precious garage space.
Intended for Australian racer John Warden, the car was destined to decimate Aussie tracks until Warden’s untimely death, when it was offered to New Zealand driver Jack Nazer.
Could you be the next notable name in this car’s history? Search ‘Deep south Escort’ on themotorhood.com to find out more.