Ferguson Formula Vehicles

HFR/FFD/GKN Research Cars and Works Conversions

(Note: this list is not definitive. If you know of the whereabouts of any vehicles marked with an asterisk, or can add to the list, please contact us)

Definition
  • Cars converted by HFR, FFD or GKN
  • Cars with components (VCs, transfer cases, transmissions, complete drivelines) built by HFR or FFD and delivered to manufacturer

Research cars, converted vehicles and limited production vehicles built by Harry Ferguson Research, FF Developments and GKN

*indicates whereabouts not known, if vehicle is known to have been scrapped or is not known to have survived

Ferguson Research Cars

Dixon-Rolt Crab
R2*
R3E*
R3G*
R3F
R4/1*
R4/2*
R5/1
R5/2
(Note: RPE 4, the car commonly referred to as R4 is in fact R3F)
Ferguson-Climax F1 car, P99

Indy cars

Novi-Ferguson P104
Granatelli-Novi 4WD (understood to have been scrapped)
Paxton Turbocar
Lotus 56

Formula 1 cars, single seat racing cars and sports racing cars

Lotus 56B
Lotus 63
BRM P67
Felday 4
Felday 5
Hepworth Sandblaster
Matra MS84*

Vehicles converted by Harry Ferguson Research, FF Developments or GKN

Mk4 Zephyr saloons, including police cars
Mk4 Zephyr estate
Mk4 Zodiac Estate
Jaguar XJ6 V8 FF*
1965 Ford Mustang Tudor
1966 Ford Mustang Tudor*
1968 Ford Mustangs (believed 2) built for Borg-Warner*
1968 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet
1971 Ford Mustang Boss 305 convertible
Triumph Stag (2)
Triumph 2.5PI Estate
Triumph 2.5PI estate with Stag engine
Triumph 2.5PI saloon*
Opel Admiral*
Opel Monza
Opel Senator MVEE*
Opel Senator, civilian*
Ford Capri Mk1
Ford Capri Mk1 (German built)
Ford Capri II
Bedford CF 4×4
Jensen FFF100
Reliant Scimitar GTE
Ford Custom 500*
Plymouth Fury Police car*
Ford Fairlane Police car*
Volvo 144*
Volvo 164*

Limited production cars built by other companies with components supplied by Harry Ferguson Research or FF Developments

Jensen FF
Schuler Super Ranger
RS200
Stonefield

4WD vehicles built by FF Developments as prototypes/proof of concept/production engineering

XJ220 4WD
AMC Eagle
Ford Sierra XR4x4/Cosworth 4×4/Scorpio 4×4
Ford RS200
Escort Cosworth Turbo
Fiat 128*
BMW 325iX
VW Golf Syncro
VW Transporter Syncro
VW Passat GT Syncro
Range Rover Classic, 1989-on
Chevy Astro/GMC Safari
MG Metro 6R4
Opel Manta B Group B rally car
Land Rover Freelander
Volvo 850 T4 4×4
Subaru Rex
Toyota Vista
Toyota Camry
Toyota Celica GT4
Peugeot 405 Mi16 4×4
Buick Century

4WD vehicles engineered by other companies using FF technology

Fairchild-Hiller (New York) Safety Car
Lancia Delta S4
Lancia Delta HF 4×4 and Integrale
Renault 21 Quadra
Renault Espace Quadra
Peugeot 205 T16
Audi quattro Sport S1
TechCraft BRM
Lotus 64