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Let's see your fords

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stevenr

906 posts

101 months

Saturday 25th February 2012
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Fury RS

267 posts

89 months

Sunday 26th February 2012
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Nice RSI you have, don't see so many in silver, looks goodcool...

Kerrzinho

36 posts

117 months

Sunday 1st July 2012
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Sorry for the thread resurrection - I'm looking at buying a Mondeo ST TDCi so was searching for threads and got sucked into looking at the awesome Fords on display here.

I've got a soft spot for Ford, largely caused by growing up around my dad's cars: a Mk1 XR2, two Mk2 XR2s, an XR3i, S2 RST and a Mk1 Mondeo Ghia 4x4 (recently deceased at almost 200k miles)

Anyway, my first Ford was a Mk1 XR2. £475 netted me this bad boy in 2002 - When Mk1s were still cheap!!



It was a dog of a car really. Rusty, unreliable and not the best option for a student on a budget. I absolutely loved it though. Eventually it had to go to be replaced by a Mk5 Zetec-S



I absolutely adored this car. It really was my pride and joy.

Sadly my other half borrowed it one afternoon to go to the shops. It came back like this.



Off to car heaven it went. Complete write-off.

After that I had a few Ford-free years until 18 months ago my grandparents moved in with my parents. An extension and garage conversion to accommodate them meant my dads RST, which he'd owned from new, didn't have a home any more. My inheritance came early! but my dad still refers to it as 'his' Turbo...

It's done more than 100k miles is a bit rusty and is probably almost worthless in its current condition, but I love it and will never part with it. At the moment it's off the road and is basically an ornament. The positives are it costs me buttons on a classic car insurance policy and I've got plenty of time to save the cash for a full restoration.


DouggyMc

766 posts

70 months

Sunday 1st July 2012
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I'm loving that RS Turbo! ^^

This is my 1986 Capri 2.8


Johnnytheboy

13,342 posts

93 months

Monday 2nd July 2012
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DouggyMc said:
I'm loving that RS Turbo! ^^

This is my 1986 Capri 2.8

There's one just like that for sale at a Dorset Ford Dealer. £13k if that makes you feel better!
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mboon

914 posts

109 months

Monday 2nd July 2012
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AlexRS2782

3,316 posts

120 months

Monday 2nd July 2012
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My 2003 Mk1 Focus RS (currently a garage ornament)





And the 1989 Series 2 RS Turbo i owned a few years back




Dohboy78

7 posts

54 months

Tuesday 3rd July 2012
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Here's is my 2010 ST2







It has...

Eibachs

Mongoose Full Exhaust, Downpipe + Race 100 cell Cat

Dotz Exile 19" powder coated gunmetal grey

Powder Coated Front brake callipers

Carbon Fibre Wing Mirror Covers and Bonnet Lip

Debadged Rear

FocusSTOC decals

DMB Carbon Ford Badges, front, rear and wheel centres.

Collins DV

GGR CAIS

Code Red Top Pipe

Awaiting a Radtec Intercooler and Collins Stage 2 Map.

Got more pics... just waiting for photobucket to catch up!

Jam0r

128 posts

78 months

Monday 16th July 2012
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Fiesta ST



Currently running the Mountune 185 kit, BC Coilovers, Turini 16x7 alloys and loads of other bits

elee

43 posts

99 months

Monday 16th July 2012
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my 280

elee

43 posts

99 months

Monday 16th July 2012
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Howard-

3,389 posts

109 months

Saturday 21st July 2012
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Might as well pimp mine here smile








Blukoo

3,805 posts

104 months

Saturday 21st July 2012
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I do love an ST220.

Ian usher

13 posts

48 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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Here's my Ford Mondeo ST220 Saloon.

Ian usher

13 posts

48 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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Ian usher

13 posts

48 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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Ian usher

13 posts

48 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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Ian usher

13 posts

48 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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The milltek sounds sweet
Ian usher said:
Here's my Ford Mondeo ST220 Saloon.

KarlMac

2,217 posts

48 months

Thursday 26th July 2012
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Seems like a good a place of any for my first post...

Current car, after a stream of unimpressive VAGs, is a 2010 ST-3. Done a few bits to it, got a few more bits I'd like to do next year.






CraigMST

6,614 posts

72 months

Friday 27th July 2012
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Is that the Eonin headunit? ^