1985 Renault 5

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1985
  • Country VAT 
    FR
  • Chassis number 
    VF1822000E0001115
  • Lot number 
    27
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    White
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

For sale in our upcoming auction on September 16th at the Montreux Palace, exhibition on the Montreux Palace garden, from September 13 to 16. The Turbo 2 Renault 5, which we propose you today, has a known and nevertheless delicate history. This car was bought in 1985, new and was ordered under the order form n?98579. Acquired and registered in Paris 11 Mars 1985, and delivered in the Alpine center of Paris 1 Mars 1985. Unfortunately the date of the sale to the second owner is unknown, but the latter would have acquired it to make it undergo a major engine preparation. This preparation has apparently been made in a cavalier way, resulted in the breakage of the engine. Since the vehicle has been bought by its current owner, experimental old rally driver and several times medal holders, in 2009. The latter began to replace the original engine, a R5 Turbo 2, the loss of the " matching number ,? but made it with the help of the famous St?phane Poudrel.
An important record of invoices and follow-ups comes with the vehicle, drawing the maintenance of the first owner as well as the restoration and the preparation operated by the current owner. This Turbo 2 Renault 5 is proposed in a white livery, the inside is not from origin because it benefits from harness 4 approved points. The majority of the restored parts are stock of parts are in possession of the owner, and it can be discussed a possible recovery of these by the new buyer of this French iconic racing car. More details of the car and registration for online or telephone bid here : www.galartis.ch / +41 21 695 25 25

Contact? : Alexandre THOMAS
+41 (0)79 946 27 59
alexandre.thomas@galartis.ch