The Escort range was introduced in 1968 being modified over the years to keep it competitive in international events. The Mk II Escort was reskinned in 1975 and Ford expanded its rallying activities. In 1978 an Escort won the RAC Rally for the 7th consecutive time. The last of the works Escorts were built at the end of 1979. The production car also had many changes and upgrades over the years to mainFrametain its position. Despite a high specification there were many options available. This is a book of contemporary road and comparison tests and contains full specifications and technical data, new model introductions, drivers' impressions, rallying and long term reports. Models covered include: RS2000, Sport 1600, 1.3 Ghia, RS1800, GL Rally Pack, 2-litre Ghia, Jubilee, 1.3 Sport, Mexico, Group 4.