FORD ESCORT QUATTRO: VORSPRUNG ‘DIRK’ TECHNIK

His name’s Dirk, he’s German, he’s built a Ford Escort Quattro, and by that we mean underneath that Escort is an Audi 4×4 system. Oh, and it can outrun a Bugatti Veyron! Feature from Fast Ford. Words: Ben Birch. Photos: Ade Brannan It’s not often we’re thrown a complete and utter curve-ball feature car here. …

MODIFIED FOCUS RS MK2: “IT’S A BIT MENTAL”

Understatement of the year goes to Steve Hill, owner of this bonkers modified Focus RS Mk2 with a whopping 722bhp under the bonnet! Feature from Fast Ford. Words: Ben Birch. Photos: Ade Brannan What performance car would you upgrade to if a 600bhp modified Focus RS Mk2 wasn’t crazy enough? Most of us will never …

TUNED SIERRA RS500 COSWORTH: WHEN LESS IS MORE

After 30 years of modifying and racing Fords of all ages, Ali McMillan created his ideal tuned Sierra RS500 Cosworth. Feature from Fast Ford. Words: Ben Birch. Photos: Ade Brannan. Maybe times have changed, but the thought of a Cosworth road car equipped with mega horsepower, straight-cut gearbox and rose-jointed suspension doesn’t sound quite as …