365Tees Design 86 Ford Escort Mexico

Does anyone remember when a 2-door Ford Escort (Mk1 or Mk2) was an affordable runaround for new drivers?  I remember people cheerfully crashing them when I was oval racing.  Now they are enshrined and carefully “south-londoned” to look a bit like the car...

365Tees Design 83 Ford Cortina Lotus

Not content with the Mark 1 Lotus Cortina, Ford tried the same formula with the new Mk2 Cortina.  Bigger, heavier and more squared off, it wasn’t as quick as its predecessor.  Partly due to the fact it had the same Lotus twin-cam motor.  It was much more of a...

365Tees Design 82 Lotus Cortina

The classic 1960s saloon car racer.  The Cortina was already a smart-handling car but when Lotus got their hands on it it became a champion.  Hot twin-cam engine, reworked rear suspension and drastic lightening, it had it all.  Then Jim Clark drove it and iconic...