1989 Renault 5 GT Turbo

Lot: 594

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Offered for sale is a 1.4L 1989 Renault 5 GT Turbo manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 92 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A restored 5 GT Turbo that's definitely not for the shy or retiring...

  • Treated to a full body restoration which alone cost in excess of £5,000
  • Dramatically finished in Honda Purple with red details and gold wheels
  • Refurbished ignition system, rear roll cage and racing bucket seats/harnesses
  • Engine rebuilt with updated parts, double capacity intercooler, updated head gasket 
  • High-flow race radiator and Wossner forged pistons fitted by the previous keeper
  • Lots of bills and receipts for the restoration. MOT until June 2020 issued with no advisories 


Lot Details

Registration: G817 LGH RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1989 Engine size: 1.4L
Make: Renault Odometer reading (miles): 108402
Model: 5 GT Turbo MOT expiry: 2020-06-23
Warranted: No Chassis number: VfF1C4050501453391

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 92 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Body restoration cost in excess of £5,000, repainted in Honda motorcycle purple


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


Interior renovated at the same point as the body restoration, roll cage, race bucket seats with harnesses, race steering wheel


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Rebuilt engine with receipts for parts including wossner forged pistons, uprated head gasket bolts etc...


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Not massive service history, but does have all the important bills/receipts for parts fitted since restoration.

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