What is it?
An outstanding Ford Ka Studio finished in rare Amethyst metallic paint with an incredible 11,000 miles on the mileometer. The Ka kicked off ‘New Edge’ design with bold exterior styling recognised with its use of intersecting arcs and crisp lines tied up in a compact modern body offering a neat yet airy cabin.
What’s it got?
As you would expect to keep the new price point down Ford kept the specification to ‘what do we need? ’ this exceptional example has power steering, opening rear windows, metallic paint, radio cassette, driver’s airbag, bright finish scuff plates with KA logo, sports style white dials, Cosmos analogue clock, driver’s seat height adjustment, 50:50 split back seats, door cup holders, rear cup holders, headlining storage net and an innovative revolving lid glovebox.
How does it drive?
With a wheel at each corner it handles extremely well, being small and light with relatively narrow tyres the Ka is perfectly nippy around town and a hoot when pushed a little harder on twisting tarmac. The dependable and frugal 1.3 SOHC four-cylinder engine produces 70bhp and 106Nm of torque to achieve a top speed of 104mph and 0-60 in 13.7 seconds.
Why this one?
The first examples are soon approaching 25 years old!! The interior is clean and free from wear defying its age. The adorable Ford Ka represents superb value into classic car ownership, this incredible preserved example with just 11,000 miles is unquestionably one of the best low mileage cars in existence. Coming with the original owners pouch, service book Ford main dealer number plates and window remain.
Serviced like clockwork every year by a fastidious owner in the same month at the same ford dealership ensuring the original service book reflects the historic care the car has experienced.