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    Happy 120th anniversary Renault

    There's a good French video about the 120 of Renault showing the models who made Renault history.
    https://www.caradisiac.com/video/vid...167365/245951/

    Edit: Wrong link, here the correct one. https://www.caradisiac.com/renault-1...ire-167971.htm

    Along with others links to French sites about Renault's 120 years.
    https://www.challenges.fr/automobile...-autres_565353
    https://www.retromobile.fr/visiteurs...ans-de-Renault
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    Re: Happy 120th anniversary Renault

    When I was a dadblamed whippersnapper I wanted an R-8 or R-10 Gordini. Cat's meow.

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    Re: Happy 120th anniversary Renault

    “Until Louis Renault came along, nobody knew where to put the engine, gearbox and differential.

    “That’s what is revolutionary about my car — it was the first car in the world where the engine, gearbox, prop shaft and diff were in a line.

    “Renault patented that, and he made more money out of that than he did out of making cars.

    “Everyone realised that was the way to go.”
    https://thewest.com.au/lifestyle/mot...-ng-b88600439z


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    I vaguely remember my uncle's early 60s Renault Caravelle cabriolet.
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    Re: Happy 120th anniversary Renault

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