A pre-production 1991 Ford Granada Scorpio, used exclusively by Ford for training purposes in Northern Ireland, will be offered at auction by Classic Car Auctions on 3 December at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre.
An incredibly rare find, the car was saved from destruction by its current owner with just 1,325 miles on the clock, and has spent almost all of its life in dry, heated storage having never been road registered.
Renault and Volkswagen will soon learn if some of their models will be banned in France.
Last week, France said it would look for more information from criminal investigations into Renault and Volkswagen diesel emissions before deciding whether to ban any of their cars from sale following the emissions scandal and device cheating.
Volkswagen has pulled out of WRC but is now supporting more customer teams.
It’s also looking at the future of electric powered motor sport beyond 2020.