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Mk1 Ford Fiesta GL (1980-83) Model Info

Sitting somewhere between the L and S models, the Mk1 Fiesta GL was a later addition to the mark one range in 1980. the GL gave it's owner a little more luxury over the basic models, Ford described it as 'The Fiesta with added style'. Available with one of three petrol engine choices (950, 1100 or 1300cc), the GL also came equipped with Halogen headlights, a centre console with clock, 'Windsor' fabric trim and a Ford P21 push button radio. The two higher capacity engined car choices were fitted with servo assisted brakes and the 1300 even got a rear anti-roll bar as standard.

Fiesta GL 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 Interior Sample
Diamond WhiteSolid1981Ford Diamond White
Dove GreySolid1981C1Ford Dove Grey
Meadow GreenSolid1981Ford Meadow Green
Midnight BlueSolid1981Ford Midnight Blue
Nordic BlueSolid1981Ford Nordic Blue
Prarie YellowSolid1981Ford Prarie Yellow
Sunburst RedSolid1981Ford Sunburst Red
TerracottaSolid1981Ford Terracotta
Tuscan BeigeSolid1981Ford Tuscan Beige
Venetian RedSolid1981Ford Venetian Red
Arctic BlueMetallic1981Ford Arctic Blue
Aztec BronzeMetallic1981Ford Aztec Bronze
Chestnut BrownMetallic1981Ford Chestnut Brown
Cobalt BlueMetallic1981Ford Cobalt Blue
Crystal GreenMetallic1981Ford Crystal Green
Forest GreenMetallic1981Ford Forest Green
Solar GoldMetallic1981Ford Solar Gold
Strato SilverMetallic1981Ford Strato Silver
Tibetan GoldMetallic1981Ford Tibetan Gold
BlackSolid1982A2Ford BlackYorkGrey
BlackSolid1982A2Ford BlackYorkTan
Diamond WhiteSolid1982B2Ford Diamond WhiteYorkGrey
Celtic BronzeMetallic198272Ford Celtic BronzeYorkGrey
Celtic BronzeMetallic198272Ford Celtic BronzeYorkPeat
Champagne GoldMetallic198252Ford Champagne GoldYorkPeat
Champagne GoldMetallic198252Ford Champagne GoldYorkTan
Crystal GreenMetallic198262Ford Crystal GreenYorkGrey
Forest GreenMetallic198242Ford Forest GreenYorkGrey
Forest GreenMetallic198242Ford Forest GreenYorkTan
Graphite GreyMetallic198292Ford Graphite GreyYorkGrey
Graphite GreyMetallic198292Ford Graphite GreyYorkTan
Strato SilverMetallic1982V2Ford Strato SilverYorkGrey
Strato SilverMetallic1982V2Ford Strato SilverYorkBlue
Titan BlueMetallic198232Ford Titan BlueYorkGrey
Titan BlueMetallic198232Ford Titan BlueYorkBlue
Venus GoldMetallic198212Ford Venus GoldYorkPeat
Venus GoldMetallic198212Ford Venus GoldYorkTan
Walnut BrownMetallic198282Ford Walnut BrownYorkPeat
Walnut BrownMetallic198282Ford Walnut BrownYorkTan

Image Gallery - Mk1 Fiesta GL

Images of a period correct Mk1 Fiesta GL, finished in Sienna Brown.

A big thanks to the guys at KGF Classic Cars who kindly gave permission to use their stunning photos for this section. If you're looking for a retro/classic car that's as close to factory fresh as you will find, give them a shout.

Brochure Image

Mk1 Ford Fiesta GL brochure

Known UK Fiesta GL Vehicles

We currently have 72 Mk1 Ford Fiesta GL 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 Status Details
477* *IGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldOn the RoadYES
A256 **OGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolOff the RoadNo
A633 **HGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolGoldOff the RoadYES
AAC* *6GL19831.04spd ManualPetrolVenetian RedOn the RoadYES
BLP5 **YGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedUnknownYES
BUR6 **XGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownNo
CBE5 **XGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolBronze On the RoadNo
CLW5 **YGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolCosmos BlueOn the RoadYES
CNO* *XGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
DUJ7 **VGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolRedUnknownYES
EJO2 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownNo
EKE9 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolGold On the RoadYES
EKN2 **YGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldOn the RoadNo
ELF8 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolOn the RoadYES
FCL4 **YGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
FEV8 **YGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedUnknownNo
FKC4 **YGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
FYX2 **WGLUnknown1.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
GHW7 **XGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
GRU5 **VGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolVenetian RedUnknownYES
GRU5 **VGL19801.34spd ManualPetrolCosmos BlueUnknownYES
GVJ3 **XGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedUnknownYES
HHC3 **YGLUnknown4spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
HHU1 **XGL19811.04spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
HRN9 **WGLUnknown1.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
JEV7 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolCasbian BlueOff the RoadNo
JKR* *VGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
JWC* *YGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolCaspian BlueOn the RoadYES
KPU* *YGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
KTF8 **WGL19811.04spd ManualPetrolDiamond WhiteOn the RoadYES
KUY1 **XGLUnknown1.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
LAN3 **WGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolRegency GreenUnknownYES
LEX6 **VGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolCorsica BlueScrappedYES
LFX* *WGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolDiamond WhiteUnknownNo
LPU8 **YGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolCrystal GreenUnknownYES
LTH4 **XGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
LVX9 **WGLUnknown1.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
MEA5 **VGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolOff the RoadNo
MOR4 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolChampagne Gold Off the RoadNo
MOT4 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldOff the RoadNo
MPJ9 **WGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolGoldUnknownYES
MRR6 **WGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
NOD8 **WGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolArctic BlueOff the RoadNo
NOV* *XGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolBlueOff the RoadYES
NUY8 **YGL19824spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
OAO3 **WGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
OHU5 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolMetallic BlueOn the RoadNo
OLR8 **WGL19801.14spd ManualPetrolYellowUnknownYES
OPP5 **VGL19801.64spd ManualPetrolOff the RoadYES
OWJ7 **XGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldOff the RoadYES
PGP2 **YGL19831.14spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedUnknownYES
PNV7 **VGL19801.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
RAB3 **YGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
RDV7 **WGL19811.34spd ManualPetrolVenetian RedUnknownYES
RFX5 **WGL19834spd ManualPetrolStrato SilverUnknownYES
ROH6 **YGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolDiamond WhiteOff the RoadYES
SAH3 **WGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolScrappedYES
SDU1 **WGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolCrystal GreenUnknownYES
SFM9 **VGL19801.34spd ManualPetrolBeige On the RoadYES
SMG* *YGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedUnknownYES
SPL* *XGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldUnknownYES
UAD7 **XGL19811.14spd ManualPetrolGreenUnknownYES
ULN3 **XGL19811.14spd ManualPetrolDove GreyOn the RoadYES
UMC2 **YGL19831.34spd ManualPetrolBeigeUnknownYES
VLS4 **XGL19821.14spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedScrappedYES
VRT3 **XGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolTerracottaUnknownYES
WCW6 **YGLUnknown1.34spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
WHG3 **YGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolChampagne GoldUnknownYES
WRS2 **YGLUnknown1.14spd ManualPetrolUnknownYES
XBD5 **XGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolRedUnknownYES
XDG7 **XGL19821.34spd ManualPetrolCaribbean BlueUnknownYES
XEH* *XGL19811.04spd ManualPetrolSunburst RedOff the RoadNo

*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 info@projectbobcat.com

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