1986 Renault 5 GT Turbo

Lot: 225

Sold for (£): 8,800
Offered for sale is a 1.4L 1986 Renault 5 GT Turbo manual that has been with the current owner for the last 31 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Very, very special example of Renault's, mid-eighties Turbo hatch...

  • One fastidious lady owner from new over 31 years
  • Originally supplied by Renault Main Agent P.Baldock & Son Ltd of Bracknell 
  • Right-hand drive car with an amazing, performance-related specification (see below)
  • Stylishly finished in Blanc Nacre (Pearl White Metallic) with White/Red Leather trim
  • Service history - no expense spared (circa £30,000 on maintenance & improvements) 
  • Apparently never driven in the rain and always kept in a heated and carpeted garage
  • Graham Goode has confirmed it's the best GT Turbo he has ever seen


Lot Details

Registration: JVN348 RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1986 Engine size: 1.4L
Make: Renault Odometer reading (miles): 89803
Model: 5 GT Turbo MOT expiry: 2018-01-29
Warranted: No Chassis number: VF1C40505G0500392

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Blanc Nacre (Pearl White Metallic) with White/Red trim. Tinted glass, Colour coded bumpers and arches, Clear indicators, Rear aerofoil with 3rd brake light.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Black leather 3-spoke Italvolanti Sprint steering wheel, Lockwood White instrument dials, Red leather covered gear lever knob, Bespoke trimmed two-tone Grey & Red 'Connolly' leather hand-crafted by top ex-Aston Martin specialist trimmer, Red carpets, E/windows, Trio sound system with concealed graphic equaliser.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Equipped with Graham Goode Racing Gas flowed competition cylinder head, Fully balanced bottom end, High efficiency air to air intercooler, Uprated Turbo boost pressure, K&N filter, Strut brace, Alloy radiator, Racing Silicone hoses, Silicone ignition leads.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Drives without fault. 

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Koni Sports adjustable shock absorbers, Front drilled disc brakes, Rear grooved disc brakes, Central locking, Immobilizer, Scorpion stainless steel Sports exhaust, 15" Pearl White 5-spoke Speedline alloys with Renault centre caps,


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Originally supplied by Renault Main Agent P.Baldock & Son Ltd of Bracknell to it one & only owner ! All original owners book pack/manuals etc, Service history - no expense spared (circa £30,000 on maintenance & improvements), All performance engineering works & maintenance carried out by Graham Goode Racing, 1 fastidious Lady owner from new

Never driven in the rain, Always garaged (Heated & carpeted) & only ever driven by owner/husband & Graham Goode Technician. I spoke to Graham Goode ref the car, he has confirmed all work carried out & indeed says its the best GT Turbo he has ever seen/worked on...A very special GT Turbo indeed.




About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history