Ford Escort (Europe) facts for kids

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For the North American Ford Escort, see Ford Escort (North America). For the 1950s Ford Escort estate car, see Ford Squire.

The European Ford Escort was a car made by Ford Motor Company from 1968 through 2000. In UK the Four-door saloon and the Three-door hatchback was discontinued in 1998

Replacement and discontinuation

Ford launched the Focus in 1998. It was supposed to replace the Escort, which was now 30 years old. However, the Escort wasn't fully discontinued until 2000. The van version continued on until 2002 when it was replaced with the Transit Connect.


This shows how the Ford Escort has changed each generation.

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