The windscreen rubbers are like new, and the ford escort cosworth rs 2000 alloy wheels have not been kerbed.
Is the Diana connection really worth paying 15-plus times as much?
Audi dealership and was previously featured in various newspaper and magazine articles.The 1980s hot hatch, which cost 10,073 when it was new, was offered by Silverstone Auctions with no reserve.One car only was finished in black; it was built especially for Lady Diana.Gifted to Princess Diana by Ford, it's one of only two road-going Series 1 RSTs that didn't get painted whitethe other going to another Royal, Prince Michael.Just in case you were wondering what my personal favorite of Princess Dianas cars is (and lets face it as a British car enthusiast I have to have my list of favorite Royal automobiles its the glorious Series 1 Escort RS Turbo.Nick Whale, boss of Silverstone Auctions, said: This is a very special example of the legendary Ford Escort RS Turbo and it certainly proved popular here at the UK's biggest classic car show.The atmosphere when the car was under the hammer was electric and I'm delighted we've been able to secure such a great price on behalf of our vendor, as well as breaking a world record.Maybe there will even be a Bulldog wearing a Union-Flag waiting at the entrance to greet guests.This is expected to make somewhere around 500,000 to 750,000.It is believed to be the lowest mileage Series 1 RS turbo in existence and there was a huge level of interest when it went under the hammer on Sunday.Though that's an eye-watering number, it somehow seems pretty good value compared to the aforementioned Audi.It has had a Mongoose stainless steel exhaust, Jamex shocks and springs fitted.000 miles.Note: This description is provided by the vendor and unless otherwise stated is 'Not Verified' by Barons or any person employed by Barons.The vendor states that this very desirable Ford Escort RS Turbo has had four owners and has been dry stored for several years.The ultra-rare Ford Escort RS Turbo has been driven just 5,568 miles since it left the factory in 1985.The paint and body shell are 100 original, and the dashboard is unmarked.The car in question is a 1994.Prospective purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of any statements made, whether they be statements of fact or opinion).
The key sign of a successful auction is when you have both happy sellers and happy buyers and this time we are proud to have achieved both.
And it ended up selling for a world record 60,188 stunning the saleroom.
The Series 2 RS Turbo continued with the 1986 MK IV model.