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  1. The Classic Ford November 2020 issue is out now, and inside we celebrate classic Fords on TV with exclusive features on The Sweeney Consul GT, Minder Capri plus the top 10 classic Fords on the small screen! Also inside this issue: Osian Pryce’s Mk2 Escort: The lowdown on the rallying star’s daily driver Capri 280: what to look for and how much to pay for the runout Capri model Tuning the Cosworth YB: ultimate guide to getting more from the YBT How to get the mag: Find your nearest UK stockist of the November 2020 issue via our Storefinder Can’t ge
  2. The October 2020 issue is available now. Inside we celebrate 45 years of the iconic Mk2 Escort with special feature cars, limited-editions and tech guides — it’s all here! Also inside this issue 300,000-mile Capri: Incredible, mile-munching Capri Laser that’s a constant rolling restoration for its owner Inside Boreham: Rare photos unearthed for Ford Motorsport‘s HQ during the heyday of the Mk2 Escort DIY brake lines: how to make up hard and flexi pipes How to get the mag Find your nearest UK stockist of the October 2020 issue via our Storefinder Can’t get dow
  3. With the Mk3 Cortina celebrating its 50th birthday, the September 2020 issue out today features a 12-page guide to the ’70s Coke bottle classic Plus rare four-door Escort Mexico, even rarer Anglia Touring, works RS1600 recreation, angle grinder tech, Zetec SE tuning guide, Escort Bonus and more How to get the mag Find your nearest UK stockist of the Classic Ford September 2020 issue via the Storefinder Can’t get down the shops? Order your print copy direct from the publishers: https://shop.kelsey.co.uk/issue/View/issue/CFD294/classic-ford-september-2020
  4. Road or track; how do you prefer your yours? In the August 2020 issue out now we’ve got both bases covered with two Mk1 Escorts that really define the circuit and Fast Road disciplines. Also inside this issue Top 10 Af-Ford-able classics: the best budget classic Fords you can buy for under £3000! Capri 1600XL restoration: one family’s incrediby-detailed restoration of their Grandad’s rare Mk1 Pro Street Corsair: 11 years in the making but well worth the wait How to get the mag Find your nearest UK stockist of the Classic Ford August 2020 issue via the Storef
  5. There’s nothing more satisfying than rebuilding your Ford yourself, and the Classic Ford July 2020 issue — out now — is packed with tips, ideas and inspiration to help you become a bona fide Homebuilt Hero! The backbone of the classic Ford scene has always been the enthusiast working away in the shed, adapting parts to improve their car. But it’s not just about tuning and improving Fords in 2020, of course — restoration has such as huge part to play in the build of any classic Ford now, unless you’re extremely lucky! And in these times of lockdown we’ve thrown open garage doors
  6. Inside the Classic Ford May-June 2020 issue out now, we pay tribute to Ford’s legendary twin-cam engines from the classic Lotus and BDA, to the more-modern Zetec and Duratec. Boy have we got a distraction for you this issue, with our focus on Ford’s always-awesome array of twin-cam engines. Since the first collaboration with Lotus (the Pre-Crossflow-based Lotus twin-cam of 1962), Ford has always pushed the boundaries with its powerplants, working closely with engineering geniuses like Cosworth and even Yamaha and Mazda for its regular production and high-performance twin-cam en
  7. The Classic Ford Spring 2020 issue is available now, and it’s a bumper 148-page edition dedicated to Ford’s 1980s Heroes! Pop music, fashion trends, politicians… looking back, they all help define a decade, and so does the automobile. So while in popular culture the 1980s might be remembered for Madonna, shoulder pads and, erm, Thatcher, this issue we’re here to sing the praises of cars that proudly wear the badge that is blue and oval. The 1980s was the decade that saw European Fords change forever, with big changes to the method of propulsion and driveline — not to mention th
  8. The April 2020 issue is out now, and with Spring on the way, it’s time to dust off your classic and hit the road. Don’t miss this essential issue featuring five great roadtrips to do this weekend Inside the Classic Ford April 2020 issue Road trips special: five great drives to do this weekend plus the best B-road Fords and essential trip advice How to replace A-panels: step-by-step guide to repairing the most rot-prone area of ’60s and ’70s Fords Sapphire Cosworth 4×4 buying guide: the most practical of Cosworths also makes a capable classic Ford Plus find out how
  9. Classic Ford March 2020 issue is out now, celebrating 50 years of Ford’s World Cup Rally win with our global special highlighting quality classic Fords from all across the world! The same but different. That’s probably the best way to describe the global classic Ford movement – a melting pot of shared car lines, model names, designs, and even running gear, but with the various Fords regional companies adding their own locally-sourced ingredients to make them all subtly different flavours. Add the owners’ own unique takes on styling, modifying and yes, restoration into the saucepan a
  10. Start 2020 like a boss! In the Classic Ford February 2020 issue out now, we show you 20 tips to kickstart your classic Ford year, plus full Escort RS Turbo buying guide! Inside this issue: Twenty for 2020: top tips to get your mojo back and your classic Ford fired up for the new year. DIY body repairs: how to fold and shape sheet steel to make your own repair sections and infill panels. Escort RS Turbo buying guide: we show you what to look for and how much to pay when buying the quintessential ’80s fast Ford. Old Skool Ford Tour Of The Moor Find your nearest UK stockis
  11. Do you prefer your Fords Classic or Retro? In the Classic Ford January 2020 issue, out now, we’ve got both covered with stunning reader restorations and incredible show-car builds. It’s all here! This issue we celebrate all that’s great and good about the classic Ford scene with our annual Classic Ford Awards special. From the products to the shows, the clubs to the people involved, owning and enjoying classic Fords makes this scene one that we’re proud to be a part of. Most importantly of all, of course, are the cars themselves, and we reveal your Classic Ford Of The Year. As
  12. With Ford’s mighty Capri celebrating its 50th birthday, it’s the perfect time to detail every official version produced, and you can find them all in the Classic Ford November 2019 edition, available now! It’s safe to say that the Capri changed the face of motoring in the UK. It was one of the best-selling cars for countless years, and with millions on our roads at one point, pretty much everyone who picks up the Classic Ford November 2019 issue will have warm memories of them. To hit the magic 50 is a major milestone, and as the tributes continue to be paid to Ford’s still incr
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