Ford Escort RS1800 MK. II RAC Rally Italeri 3650 1/24 Plastic Model Kit


SKU: Italeri-3650

The Ford Escort Mk 2 was launched in 1975. It was a significant evolution. It used the reliable mechanical components as the Mk 1 but adopted a new design based on a squared-style look to be in line with the stylistic taste of the 70s. In addition to the more classic version, it was also released the Escort Sport version characterized by a more aggressive look. To compete, in World Rally Championship, a model, the RS 1800, was introduced to complete the line-up. Successful results were achieved. From 1975 to 1979 the Ford Escort RS 1800 won for five consecutive years the prestigious RAC (Royal Automobile Club) Rally, the most important rally event organized in the United Kingdom.