In 6 years time it won only 10 rounds of World Rally Championship (8 in Group A era and 2 in WRC) and never crowned driver's or manufacturer's Champion.
Delecour and Ford were tipped as serious contenders for the escort per weekend 1994 World Championship, especially after Delecour's victory on the Monte Carlo Rally.Later production models were available without the oversize tail spoiler although by far the majority were still ordered with.With Thiry, Ari Vatanen (on a donne in cerca d'amore 1959 one-off podium-scoring basis sesso al cellulare annunci at the Safari Rally after Thiry suffered an injury) and four-time World Rally Champion Juha Kankkunen now behind the wheel of the cars, the Escort name finally bowed out of works rallying altogether after a double-podium.It was also a successful Group N contender.The, ford Escort RS Cosworth is a sports derivative and the 1st 2500 were rally homologation special of the fifth generation European, ford Escort.Group A cars also had to run with a smaller turbo restrictor than previously, which was a particular handicap for Ford, since the rally Escort's seven-speed gearbox was not well suited to a lower-revving engine.
These units displayed significant turbo lag due to the huge inertia introduced by the T35 unit and the detuned nature of their competition derived engine until 3500rpm.
The final guest driver proved a greater success, however: on a one-off drive for the team, Tommi Mäkinen won the Lakes Rally.
Przystosowano do niej nadwozie Escorta MkV odpowiednio zmodyfikowane przez.
Its chassis had excellent grip, traction and poise.Both works Escorts retired on the San Remo Rally, Delecour's after an accident and Biasion's with engine failure after a radiator hose split, but the event was won by Italian Franco Cunico, in a privately entered Escort Cosworth.Delecour finished second, but there were no further top-three placings that season and Ford finished at the bottom of the manufacturers' championship.Like its Sierra predecessor, they are commonly nicknamed "Cossie" by enthusiasts.WRC Victories edit Overall Winner in the W2L Series edit References edit External links edit Media related to Ford Escort RS Cosworth at Wikimedia Commons.The Escort Cosworth was developed by the Ford works rally team during 19Its first appearances, prior to homologation, were in the Spanish championship, in the hands of Jose Maria Bardolet, and on the 1992 Scottish Rally, where it was driven by Malcolm Wilson, who was.It was, in fact, used during two Grands Prix in the 1992 season to trial this new safety concept, which was officially introduced in the sport the following year (using other road cars).
The smaller turbo cars were not.I.A recognised and only the first 2500 cars made before re in fact 'Homologation special versions." It was instantly recognisable due to its large "whale tail" rear spoiler.