Ford Escort with a Honda K-Series Inline-Four – Part 1

Ford Escort with a Honda K-series inline-four

Mark Murphy from Classic Ford Thailand started a new Ford Escort project. You may remember his previous build, a Ford Escort wagon with a 2JZ-GTE inline-six. This time around he’s starting with a Mk1 Escort which will receive a modified Nissan S13 independent suspension, Toyota AE86 power steering rack, and a Honda K-series inline-four. Listen … Read more

Ford Escort Van with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

Ford Escort Van with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

Dean Ferris owns and races a unique and powerful Ford Escort panel van. Under the hood sits a turbocharged 4.0 L FG Barra inline-six that makes 720 horsepower to the wheels on 21 psi of boost and E85 fuel. The engine features head studs, upgraded valve springs, oil pump gears, ProBoost Garrett GTX42 turbocharger, and … Read more

Ford Escort with a 600 hp Turbo YB Inline-Four

Ford Escort with a Turbo YB Inline-Four

Gerard O┬┤Connell competes in Irish hill climb racing with his Ford Escort Mk2. The Escort was previously powered by a naturally aspirated Millington inline-four but now has a turbocharged YB inline-four built by Smith and Jones Engineering that makes 600 horsepower. Gerard shifts gears on his sequential transmission using a Geartronics paddle shift system. Watch … Read more