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Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Thu 24th March 2016

In late 2015 Keith Adams of Modern Classic interviewed Steve Harper in his Studio about this past...

Ford Escort Van theme sketch 1987

From this rendering and others created by Steve Harper, Chris Johnson and Cliff Wilkins during the middle of 1987, a project programme was undertaken to develop a van derivative of the CE14 Escort range.

Tape drawings, product and manufacturing feasibility studies and a full-size claymodel were developed, in conjunction with a team of liaising Ford designers & engineers.

This culminated in the release of the master CAD body A-surface design, interior structure, trim & covering panels and detail design evaluation prototypes.