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  • Classic Feature: The Mk1 Fiesta RS

    Classic Feature: The Mk1 Fiesta RS

    3rd May 2020

    Ford never officially produced a Mk1 version of the iconic Fiesta RS, so Guido Pitzen set out to build his own. Regular readers of Classic Ford will know that old Fords, and early Fiestas in particular, are massive in Germany.…

  • Ford Motorsport’s Service Barges

    Ford Motorsport’s Service Barges

    2nd May 2020

    Often overlooked, Ford’s motorsport support vehicles aka service barges have their own understated place in history. These days, if you watch the action at a central service area of a World Rally, you’ll see that the area is as well…

  • Classic Feature: The Mk1 Granada 3.0S

    Classic Feature: The Mk1 Granada 3.0S

    1st May 2020

    Banger racers have got their knockers but this one has turned the tables by restoring a classic Mk1 Granada 3.0S to near-showroom quality. Like it or loathe it, banger racing has long been part of the old Ford scene in…

  • The Top 20 Rare Classic Ford Parts

    The Top 20 Rare Classic Ford Parts

    28th April 2020

    Got a wishlist of spares? It’s bound to have some of these goodies.Here are the top 20 rare classic Ford parts. English diff assemblies It’s the 3.77 and 3.54 ratios everyone currently wants RS2000 alloy sump and pick-up pipe Even…

  • Great Expectations: the Ford GT70

    Great Expectations: the Ford GT70

    27th April 2020

    It may have had a difficult birth, lacked development, and ultimately failed on the rally stage, but the Ford GT70 is a wonderful, exciting oddity with a great tale to tell. On the way back 1970 Monte Carlo rally, when…

  • Harri’s Game: the Cosworth 24-valve Capri

    Harri’s Game: the Cosworth 24-valve Capri

    26th April 2020

    Is this the best all-round Capri we’ve ever featured? Equal parts retro, race, show and modern, Harri Salo’s Cosworth 24-valve Capri is all amazing. There are so many reasons to do what we do. To skin our knuckles, sacrifice holidays,…

  • The Top 20 Competition Fords

    The Top 20 Competition Fords

    25th April 2020

    The top 20 competition Fords? Graham Robson picks his all-time favourites. 1977 Escort RS1800 STW 201R  Of all the big names signed by Ford in the 1970s, the modest Bjorn Waldegard was probably the most successful. In his first full season,…

  • Classic Feature: The Saxon Cortina Recreation

    Classic Feature: The Saxon Cortina Recreation

    24th April 2020

    Building a car from a single picture sounds like a recipe for disaster, but then anything is possible if you happen to be a skilled and passionate classic Ford fan — welcome to Colin Ginn’s Saxon Cortina. If someone tried…

  • The Top 20 Classic Ford Colours

    The Top 20 Classic Ford Colours

    23rd April 2020

    Diamond White or Ermine White — how do you prefer yours? Here are the top 20 classic Ford colours! Signal Amber A perfect mix of orange and yellow – awesome! Venetian Red Venetian Red with a black vinyl roof —…

  • Classic Feature: the Cosworth Escort Van

    Classic Feature: the Cosworth Escort Van

    22nd April 2020

    Scott Slavin’s circuit-bound Cosworth Escort van breaks all the rules — bubble arches on a Mk2, brown interior, bonnet vents, and more — and it’s all the better for it. Scott Slavin’s Cosworth Escort van project was coming along nicely…