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#88542 - 15th Dec 2004 2:56pm Cosworth Engine
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I was talking to Dazza earlier on about Cosworth Engines and we were both wondering what YB stands for. Can anyone help? I looked on the internet trying to find out but I can't frown

Also, another question, which Cossie do you prefer? Sierra or Escort? smile

Vicky x

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#88543 - 15th Dec 2004 2:58pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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YB, in what context?

Escort all the way, but mind you, some of the old sierras are darn sexy.
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#88544 - 15th Dec 2004 2:59pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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Like I said before Vicks i dont think it stands for anything, all i know is that the YB engine is based on the old pinto engine.

Also its gotta be Escort Cosworth all the way!

Intresting Fact: The Escort Cos is atucally based on the Sierra Cossie rather than a standard Escort - i.e Esc Cos parts wont fit my car!
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#88545 - 15th Dec 2004 3:03pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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All i can find about the YB series is that it ran from 1984 -1989 200 BHP - 400+BHP
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#88546 - 15th Dec 2004 3:10pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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Oooh I didn't know that it was based on sierra cossie. the interestin! smile ya learn sumthin new everyday.

oh wel maybe it dont stand for n e fin.

I prefer the escort cosworth too smile

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#88547 - 15th Dec 2004 3:13pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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#88548 - 15th Dec 2004 3:18pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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This is a very sexy sierra.





Much nicer than the newer shape in my opinion.



I dunno, think i might have to change my mind back to the very old school sierra
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#88549 - 15th Dec 2004 3:25pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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I can honestly say I don't really like the sierra cossies as much as exscorts. and i prefer this shape......

to this shape

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#88550 - 15th Dec 2004 3:31pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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Nice!
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#88551 - 15th Dec 2004 3:31pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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#88552 - 15th Dec 2004 3:34pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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Dazza, now thats a car!!!! laugh laugh laugh Phhhwwwooooaaarrr!

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#88553 - 15th Dec 2004 3:37pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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That sierra is horrible daz, but dazza, that escort is one sexy machine.
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#88554 - 15th Dec 2004 3:48pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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that pic is the one vicky couldnt post
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#88555 - 15th Dec 2004 4:04pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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The sierra daz posted is fit. Theya re the best shape!

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#88556 - 15th Dec 2004 4:07pm Re: Cosworth Engine
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I dont like tha Flip Sierra - Ford's dont take kindly to Jap stylin or things like that in my mind, save that paint colour for a Paxo.

Out of the 2 shapes of Sierra - I like both, seen sum mint old skool sierra's but would prolly say the Mk2 Sierra was the nicer model, only cos I have more experiance with em.
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