The first production models had rolled off the production lines on 2 December Unlike the first Escort which was developed by Ford of Britain , the second generation was developed jointly between the UK and Ford of Germany. Codenamed "Brenda" during its development, it used the same mechanical components as the Mark I. The estate and van versions used the same panelwork as the Mark I, but with the Mark II front end and interior.
Bowden happy with Inter Dominion hopefuls Matt Bowden is more than happy with how things are going with Inter Dominion hopefuls Spankem and Cruz Bromac as they shape up for the first heats on Saturday. The team arrived in Sydney last Friday and travelled by road to Melbourne on Saturday. Possibly Spankem has done a little better but not enough for anyone to be concerned about. Cruz is a hot favourite in his heat and will also be ready for a big run. He had the third fastest last half and last quarter.
What if I could precisely line up photos taken in with my own and combine the two together? Now comes the fun part. Where was the exact spot the photographer stood? How high off the ground was the camera?