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Ascort TSV 1300 Reference Documents

 

List of detailed Ascort articles

The following is a list of magazines which contain detailed articles on the Ascort. Numerous other less detailed ones also exist. With a little patience, copies of these magazines can often be found for sale on ebay. (Articles have not been copied due to potential copywrite issues)

 

 

 

 

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Link to an unpublished drivers impression article about the Ascort by Australian motoring journalist Pedr Davis. December 1958

 

 

 

 

 

The cost of the Ascort when new, compared to other sports cars and sedans of the era. All prices are Australian pounds (pre decimal currency) in 1959.

 

        Ascort TSV 1300 - 2250

        Austin Healey 100/6 - 2098

        Citroen DS - 2286

        Ford Zephyr Mk II - 1302

        Holden Special - 1161

        Humber Super Snipe - 1825

        Jaguar XK 150 - 2919

        Jaguar Mk 1 2.4 litre - 2382

        Mercedes 220 S - 2852

        Morris Minor 1000 - 920

        MGA - 1376

        Porsche 356 - 2545

        Triumph TR3 - 1695

        Volkswagen Beetle - 971