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A resource site for owners of the Mk1 & 2 Fiesta

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Mk1 and Mk2 Fiesta Project Build Diaries

We all love a good read through a build thread, some great Fiesta projects have appeared on forums over the years and then been lost as time moved on, so we are collecting together some of the best retro Fiesta build topics so that they can be read for many years to come. Below are some of the most popular, detailed and inspiring Mk1 and Mk2 Fiesta builds that you'll find.

Mk1 Projects

Mk2 Projects

Our Project Cars

The Cars owned and modified by the ProjectBobcat Web Team

1987 1.1L Automatic Zetec SE Conversion

7th September 2012

This 1.1L Automatic is being converted to run a 1.4 Zetec SE and a manual box.
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In Progress

1988 Popular Plus 2.0 Silvertop Zetec Conversion

18th November 2007

This project was initially upgraded from a basic 1.1 Popular Plus to full XR2 running gear, then on to run a 2 litre silvertop Zetec on standard Ford engine management.
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1988 Popular Plus Zetec conversion version 2.0

4th January 2011

This project re-shells the first attempt that was sadly written off.
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In Progress

2003 Ford Transit Mk6 Recovery Truck

22nd May 2022

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In Progress

2006 Mk3 Mondeo ST TDCI Estate

26th September 2016

Not a Fiesta for once, our Mondeo Estate daily driver, bought with the intention of a few light mods and a tidy up
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In Progress