Make & Model: Renault 5 GT Turbo
Year of Manufacture: 1990
Colour: Imperial blue exterior, Standard black/grey interior
Description: As rare as they are this is a truly stunning one off a kind GT Turbo that has been lovingly enhanced and maintained. It has featured in numerous publications and turns heads where ever it goes. This GT Turbo really does stand out from everything. It has been resprayed in Ford Imperial blue with a carbon fibre bonnet and systematically upgraded throughout. The body work is in excellent shape and the engine sounds fantastic and pulls extremely well through all the gears. Starts and drives perfectly and goes like a bullet.
Major mechanical enhancements include: Engine has had uprated valves, springs, rally cam, rally carb, double head gasket, uprated oil pump, uprated water pump, custom manifold and down pipe, Scorpion exhaust system, 2.2 diesel turbo, fully rebuilt with Garrett core and ball bearings added, Evo 8 intercooler, green cotton filter on alloy intake hose, hard pipe kit, alloy lobster, full silicone hose kit, engine bay simplified with more alloy then a scrap yard! Its also had a full service, new dizzy cap, new leads, new sparks, new oil filter and new engine and box oil, new clutch cable and new wish bones fitted recently. The interior is very tidy and nearly standard, CD/Radio relocated to the dash and oil pressure, water temp, boost gauges fitted in its place.
This is a one off G5 with thousands spent on enhancements in addition to a huge amount of blood, sweat and tears to get it in the shape its in today. A magnificent car to behold and the only one of its kind.