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The Ford Escort story: how Britain’s best-seller blew it

Motoring Research Logo By Gavin Braithwaite-Smith of Motoring Research | Slide 1 of 30: In 1968, Ford launched a car that became a sales sensation. For 42 years, the Escort was truly part of the furniture, transporting families, business people, the emergency services and pretty much everyone else. Here, we take a nostalgic look back at the life and times of the Ford Escort in the UK.

The story of the Ford Escort

In 1968, Ford launched a car that became a sales sensation. For 42 years, the Escort was truly part of the furniture, transporting families, business people, the emergency services and pretty much everyone else.

Here, we take a nostalgic look back at the life and times of the Ford Escort in the UK.

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