Published on : December 22nd 2017
From February 7th 2018
to February 11th 2018
Renault at the 2018 Retromobile Motorshow, Paris
For 120 years, Renault has made your life easier!
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Renault at the 2018 Retromobile Motorshow, Paris 1, Place de la Porte de Versailles 75015, Paris France
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Renault is celebrating 120 years of "Easy Life" with a display of around twenty vehicles, each of which satisfied the needs of customers in its time, by making their lives easier.

  • A Type A from 1898, the first Renault vehicle

  • A Renault Type B from 1899, often considered as the first saloon in history

  • A Type BD postal van from 1909 with a mini post-office on board

  • A Type AG1 taxi from 1910, the fleet vehicle of the 1910s

  • A Type KJ1 from 1923, the Twingo of the 1920s

  • A Type PR coach from 1927, the Trafic SpaceClass of the 1920s

  • A Vivastella PG7 from 1933, the large road car of the 1930s

  • A Juvaquatre from 1937, the Clio of the 1940s

  • A 4CV from 1947, the first Renault to be sold in over one million units

  • A Colorale from 1950, Renault's first SUV

  • An Estafette ice cream van from 1959, the Trafic of the 1960s

  • A Renault 4 from 1961, the "blue jeans" car

  • An R8 Gordini from 1964, the sports car that helped motor sports democratization

  • A Renault 16 from 1965, a car with bold architecture and an innovative interior layout

  • An electric Renault 5 from 1974, a response to the first oil shock

  • A Renault 30 TX from 1975, or executive design as seen by Renault

  • A Renault 9 from 1981, the global car

  • A breakdown of the MPV concept: Espace (1984), Twingo (1992) and Scenic (1996)

It is also the anniversary of Renault's victory in the 1978 24 Heures du Mans event, which will be celebrated with a display of four Renault Alpine prototypes from 1978, including the winning chassis: the A442 B driven by Didier Pironi and Jean-Pierre Jaussaud.

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