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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8 GTi 5d (AC) (1997/R)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8 GTi 5d (AC) (1997/R) - Owner Review

Responsive and good driveability.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

3 out of 5

Lost a bit of value, to be expected.

Costs

4 out of 5

Good value. Cost nothing yet!

Driving

4 out of 5

Responsive and good driveability.

Performance

3 out of 5

A bit underpowered (no speeding tickets).

Reliability

5 out of 5

Excellent.

Image

3 out of 5

But who cares - it's an Escort.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Good all round.

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Security

2 out of 5

Ok, but no blip pack keyless opening.

Service

1 out of 5

No comment. No need to visit.

Problems

Bodywork
Watch out for those wheel arches.

Engine
Alright. Needs another 35bhp.

Gearbox
Ok. 1st and 2nd gear is too short.

Other
Air con a waste of time. Sunroof far better.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes