2-door/4-door 4-seater saloon estate.
Big-selling small-medium Ford, UK designed but also built in West Germany, assembled worldwide lke other seventies Fords. Rounded style monocoque, MacPherson front end, cross-flow head engines, slick gearboxes. Automatic option on 1300s, but rare. Cheap and cheerful, and hundreds of tatty ones survive. Gave rise to many more exciting versions.
- 1098cc/1297cc (S4 OHV)
- Front engine, rear-wheel drive
- Production dates:
- 1968 to 1974
- Number produced:
- 1,076,112 of all types in UK, 2,228,349 total European production