Mk1 Ford Fiesta Kingfisher Model Info (December 1978)
The Mk1 Ford Fiesta kingfisher was a special edition released in December 1978. 2500 models were produced in either Strato silver, Cosmos blue, or a two tone combination of both colours (upper Cosmos /lower Strato).
The kingfisher was based on the L spec model with some additions including a screened glass sunroof, remote control drivers mirror, head restraints, bodyside mouldings, halogen headlights and a graded band tinted/laminated windscreen.
This Fiesta also came equipped with 4 1/2" rims wheels with embelishers, a Ford MW/LW push button radio, intermittent wipe and electronic screenwash, reclining seats finished in blue/Verons/Crushed velour trim, a centre cosnole with clock, 4 spoke steering wheel, both drivers and passengers vanity mirrors, a lockable load compartment floor and a tailgate turn lock.
The single tone colour version did not feature the glass sunroof, drivers remote control mirror or head restraints as standard, they were available as a special option pack at extra cost.
Mk1 Fiesta Kingfisher Pricing
Launch Prices of the Fiesta Kingfisher were as follows (including car tax and VAT):
|Fiesta Kingfisher Two-tone||£3073.10|
|Fiesta Kingfisher Single Tone||£2882.07|
|Alloy wheel option||£100|
|Single tone special option pack||£150.00|
Fiesta Kingfisher Colour & Trim Variations
Colours listed are based on information taken from 'Ford Cars' brochures, ordered by year of availablity.
|Colour Name||Colour Type||Year||Colour Code||Paint Sample||Interior Pattern||Interior Colour|
|Cosmos Blue/Strato Silver||Metallic/Metallic||1978|
Known UK Fiesta Kingfisher Vehicles
We currently have 3 Mk1 Ford Fiesta Kingfisher cars on the database. If yours isn't listed then please add it by filling out the form on the register page.
|Registration||Model||Year||Engine Size||Transmission||Fuel Type||Colour||Image|
|BCD8 **T||Kingfisher||1979||1.1||4spd Manual||Petrol||Cosmos Blue/Strato Silver||YES|
|XVX8 **S||Kingfisher||Unknown||1.1||4spd Manual||Petrol||No|
|YHJ7 **T||Kingfisher||1978||1.1||4spd Manual||Petrol||Cosmos Blue/Strato Silver||YES|
*Disclaimer: Please note that the information contained in our Retro Fiesta Register is reliant on submissions by owners and enthusiasts, whilst we make every effort to ensure it's accuracy, we cannot be sure that it is 100% correct. If you can improve on the information listed please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org