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Lot No. 715 - 1988 Renault 5 GT Turbo

Sold for: £9,102

A very smart example of Renault's talented 80s hot hatch with around £7,500 of expenditure in current ownership.
Details Specification Condition Report
  • A 'Phase 2' car with 118bhp, a water-cooled turbo, new ignition, bumpers and arches
  • Original UK right-hand drive car with no performance modifications
  • Quality respray in Black polished to a deep shine
  • Smart interior in two-tone dark grey/light grey cloth seats with red triangle pattern
  • Around £7,500 of expenditure in current ownership including a bottom-up engine rebuild
  • New cylinder head, new clutch, radiator, track rods/ends, wheel bearings, shocks
  • Front suspension is not original and is now coil-over shocks
  • 1990s Renault 19 Turbo wheels. Tyres less than 1,000 miles
  • Full history with its current owner (4-years), minimal history prior
  • Indicating 75,300 miles. (unwarranted). Fresh MOT until July 2021. Sensibly guided
Year of manufacture:
1988
Make:
Renault
Chassis number:
VF1C4050500995069
Transmission:
Manual
Engine capacity:
1397
Body colour:
Black
MOT Expiry:
Monday 26 July 2021
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
E742 YNT
Model:
5 GT Turbo
Engine number:
C027496
Odometer Reading:
75350
miles
Warranted Mileage:
Not warranted

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

93 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Excellent respray polished to a high shine. Very minor imperfections.

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

All original with wear and tear commensurate with age.

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Bottom up rebuild with new radiator and piping. Excellent running condition.

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

New clutch. Gear box precise for age.

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Remarks

New track rods/ends and replacement wheel bearings and rear shocks give car a solid feel on the road. Front suspension is not original and is now coil-over shocks. Wheels are not original but look appropriate, being ex 1990s Renault 19 Turbo wheels. Tyres very new with less than 1000 Miles wear.

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

All critical components (eg lights, ignition) function well. Passenger side electric window can be sporadic. Heating fan works but is a bit noisy.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Vehicle history under current owner (nearly 4 years) very comprehensive including about £7,500 worth of bills, receipts and work invoices. History prior to that, minimal. This car looks great and runs well enough and reliably enough to be a daily driver. It is an original British RHD car with no performance modifications so therefore, largely unmolested. Decals and badges all original and present.

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