1964 Renault R8 Major (R1132)

Lot: 891

Sold for (£): 3,520
Offered for sale is a 1.108L 1964 Renault R8 (R1132 Major) manual that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Quirky little French sixties saloon that's now becoming rare...


  • The 8 Major (model R1132), introduced in 1964, featured an 1108 cc engine developing 49bhp. 
  • Recently recommissioned. Restored braking system using Renault parts and a rebuilt starter 
  • Interior refurbished and new seats made to the original high standard in Tan B-Trim 
  • Fully prepared and resprayed in Ile-de-France Blue and now looks really smart
  • Showing 23,2000 miles and there is some history with the car


Lot Details

Registration: BDV 401B RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1964 Engine size: 1.108L
Make: Renault Odometer reading (miles): 23200
Model: R8 (R1132 Major) MOT expiry:
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: 688-02 15410

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History

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