Owners' Review

Choose a different review

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i LX 5d (1994/L)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i LX 5d (1994/L) - Owner Review

Very good to drive. Clutch and steering perfect.
3

Want to know everything there is to know about this car? Then click on a link to see other car buying advice and help including car reviewscar valuations and cars for sale.

Review submitted by
Anonymous on

Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

2 out of 5

Cheap to buy, hard to sell on.

Costs

4 out of 5

Very cheap to run - fuel consumption on the high side.

Driving

1 out of 5

Very good to drive. Clutch and steering perfect.

Performance

3 out of 5

Nippy in traffic - hard pushed on the motorway.

Reliability

5 out of 5

Hasn't let me down yet.

Image

3 out of 5

Bit 'Old Man', but rear spoiler helps to lift the appearance.

Comfort

3 out of 5

Wind noise at high speed.

Get an Insurance Quote

We've gathered the biggest companies on the market in one place to save you money.

Insurance group: 15

Security

1 out of 5

Not too great, but alarm and deadlocks as standard.

Service

5 out of 5

Very good service.

Problems

Bodywork
Rust around wheelarches / bottom of the doors.

Engine
Tappet noise.

Gearbox
Sometimes difficult to get into reverse.

Other
Seat doesn't go back far enough (I'm only 6 foot).

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