Tag Archives: Ford

Ex-Works Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1 – Prepared In Honour Of Jean Todt

The Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1 is instantly one of the most recognisable cars, particularly for Blue Oval fans or followers of rallying. This particular 1968 Ex-Works Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1, with the registration BEV 782G, has particular pedigree. Prepared at the Ford Performance Centre at Boreham Airfield for entry in the 1969 Monte […]

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Show Car Preparation for Fast Ford Featured Mk2 Focus RS

As the RS designation indicates, this is no ordinary Ford Focus. One look at the exterior will tell you that much, with its array of air intakes, low splitter, large spoiler on the boot and an impressive diffuser that is clearly rally-inspired. Under the bonnet, the differences become clearer. In spite of sharing the 2.5 […]

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Performance Blue Paintwork Restored On A Mk2 Ford Focus RS

The Mk2 Focus RS relit the fire for the Ford RS brand. The front wheel drive configuration with an upgraded Duratec ST engine is capable of achieving 0-62 mph in 5.9 seconds, but what’s really impressive is how it covers a kilometre in 25.4 seconds – from a standstill. Small wonder then, Ford UK claims the […]

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Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth Made Show-Ready With Kamikaze Collection Infinity Wax – Part 2

Last week’s blog covered Part 1 of an extensive show car preparation on a Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth. This week the story continues! Having removed the deeper scratches from the soft, solid black paintwork, the next stage was finishing. Every section of the car was polished including the bonnet, boot and door shuts. Using a […]

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Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth Made Show-Ready With Kamikaze Collection Infinity Wax – Part 1

The Ford Sierra RS Cosworth – manufactured from the mid-1980’s to the early 1990’s this car was originally designed to boost Ford’s flagging performance in Group A racing in Europe. In collaboration with Cosworth, Ford took elements and inspiration for the design and engineering from a variety of race vehicles and the RS Cosworth subsequently […]

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DuraBead Protection For A Deep Impact Blue Ford Focus ST-3

The Ford Focus ST has built up a loyal following over the years and it’s easy to see why: it’s the perfect fusion of fun, practicality and affordability. Add in some striking paint colour options and it’s the perfect recipe for Hot Hatch Legend status! This ‘Deep Impact Blue’ ST-3 was a reasonably new car […]

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Gloss Enhancement Treatment – Ford Focus RS Mk1 (2003)

Back in 2003, New Car Protection was very much limited to the traditional, dealership applied polymer sealants and likely as not, the dealership waved a sponge and a cloth over the car before you collected your new pride and joy. As a result cars left the showroom with paintwork marring sealed in with a polymer dressing […]

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