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  1. Car was found in a garage in Coulsdon. The car was 99% complete. The new brightwork the owner bought are gone. The paint work had a couple of scratches, a couple of broken lights from being hidden & a damaged carpet.
  2. Moonstone 2wd Sapphire Cosworth registration number G637BNO has neen stolen from a council garage in Great Yeldham, Essex. Thieves ripped the door off the garage before dragging the car away. The car is fitted with a stage 1 chip & has an uprated exhaust system. The car has a cloth interior. It also has clear front indicators. The theft occurred between 25th February & 3rd March 2020.
  3. A white mk1 Escort rolling shell was stolen from a unit where the vehicle has been in storage long term in the Droitwich area of Worcestershire at some point in the week before Christmas 2019. The car is described as having a rough white paint job on the bodywork & is blue inside. The car had the front wings removed as they were rotten butwere stolen along with a set of new Magnum wings & other panels. The car didn't have number plates fitted. The 1100 engine & box were still fitted in the car. The unit was broken into & a lot of stuff moved to get to the car. Other cars were damaged too. The Escort will have been towed, trailered or removed using a lorry due to being a rolling shell.
  4. Green mk1 Escort registration number XHM885G was stolen from outside the owners house in Harlesden, NW10, London on Thursday 9th January 2020. The car has been untaxed since 2004 & has 6 dial clocks, a wooden steering wheel & has a 1300 crossflow fitted with a Weber carb instead of the Fomoco one. The car is also automatic. The car has rectangular headlights & has a few rust spots & marks. The rear bumper has a dent in it & is fitted with a 3rd brake light in the back window. The car was on a trailer with no wheels when it was stolen. Both the Escort & trailer were taken so the thieves will have had to have brought wheels with them. This is the THIRD time the owner has had the vehicle stolen!!
  5. Blue Escort Cosworth registration K858WJA was stolen from Chawston near St Neots, Bedfordshire at around 4am on the morning of Friday 3rd January 2020. The car has some rust patches on the front wings, the offside front fog light glass is missing, as is the lower front splitter. The whale tail & boot spoiler aren't fitted either. The car has an aero style petrol filler cap & Morette quad lights.
  6. This one was sadly recovered at the weekend burnt out after being used to steal an ATM machine
  7. A white mk2 Cortina GT registration number XME322G was stolen from the garage at a propertyin Croydon sometime between the 6th & the 11th December 2019. The 76 year old owner has had the car from new & is devastated by the theft. He was approached by a man in Purley asking to buy it before it was parked up.
  8. RECOVERED BURNT OUT Red Sierra based P100 registration J302KKO was stolen between 8:30-9pm on Wednesday 4th December 2019. The truck is red which has faded in the sun with black bull bars on the front & has a 2.0 Pinto engine. The truck belonged to the owners late father who bought it new so has huge sentimental value. Anyone with any info can contact Kent Police
  9. A white mk3 Capri was stolen from a garage in Wykes Green, Basildon between Thursday 28th November & Tuesday 3rd December 2019. The car is an ongoing project so will have been lifted, towed or trailered away. The car is fitted with an X pack bodykit & is painted ice white on the bodywork & black on the under side, in tge engine bay & inside the car. with the bodykit, the car will stand out. The car is running a turbocharged 2.8 V6 engine. The running gear is painted blue. The car has tinted windows & colour coded door mirrors. The car has shark grey Recaro seats & black door cards which weren't fitted but were in the car when it was stolen. The car is fitted with 9x13" 4 spoke Revolution alloys & BF Goodrich tyres. There was no registration number on the car when it was stolen. Other parts stolen include a turbo tail boot spoiler, an original RS500 radiator & intercooler, 2 type 9 5 speed gearboxes, 8 Pepperpot alloys (2 of which were painted blue), a twin turbo kit for a 2.9 V6, some boxes of Capri spares & 4 silver Mondeo doors. Anyone with any info can contact Essex police quoting crime reference number 42/191354/19
  10. Sunset red mk1 Escort Mexico registration number CKL602K was stolen from the M&S petrol station on Wokingham Road in Reading at around 7pm on the evening of Saturday 9th November 2019. The car is powered by a 1640 crossflow on 40s mated to a 5 speed type 9 box. The car also has a limited slip diff fitted. The car has 2.8i Capri Bilsteins & brakes on the front & standard Mexico rear shocks & brakes. The car has had the black Mexico stripes removed from the roof but the side stripes are still on it. The car has black rolltop seats & Lotus steels. The owner has had the car for over 20 years.
  11. Silver mk3 Capri 1.6LS registration number A886BVO was stolen from outside the owners address on Caple Road, Forsst Gate E7 late on Monday 21st or the early hours of Tuesday 22nd October 2019. The car has been with the owner for 15 years & is completely standard. The wheels were resprayed silver a year or so ago but the paint is coming off. The handle for the sunroof isn't attached but is lying in the centre console. The paint is buckling on the filler cap & there is damage on the boot under the back window with some parts missing, the rear wiper doesn't work because of the damage. There is a JVC CD player where the original radio sat & has been jammed in.
  12. Blue & White Ford Anglia 105E registration GKX840C was stolen from a locked garage in Deal, Kent within the week of 13th to 20th October 2018. The car was originally yellow & is completely standard & has been resprayed blue & white to make it a Harry Potter replica car complete with an owl in the back. The car has clear front indicators. Possibly sotted heading down the M20 on 17/10/19 around 12:30pm - Dartford crossing direction driven by a lad in his 20s. There's also another report of a lad driving an Anglia asking a postman for directions to Dover
  13. White 3dr Cosworth reg D427KUE is believed to have been stolen from a private secure garage in the Worfield area of Bridgnorth either late on Friday 11th or early on Saturday 12th October 2019. The car is believed to be standard aside from a Magnex exhaust. The car has been owned for around 20 years.
  14. Genuine mk1 Escort Mexico ex ShellSPORT racer registration number XNO268L was stolen from a garage in the Reading area at some time between 28th August & 28th September 2019. As it's a genuine ShellSPORT car it has the distinctive graphics applied during the race series which ran in the 70s. Restoration of the car has just been completed, the original rollcage & Britax 3 point harnesses were left out. The car does retain it's uprated Bilstein shocks. Anyone with any info can contact Thames Valley police on 101 or 01865841148.
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