Renault 5 turbo facts

Did you know that: The Renault 5 Turbo or R5 Turbo that was produced from 1980 till 1986 by the French manufacturer Renault at the time of its launch it was the most powerful production French car. Though it used a modified body from a standard Renault 5, and was badged a Renault 5, the mechanicals were radically different, the most obvious difference being rear-wheel drive and rear-mid-engined instead of the normal version’s front-wheel drive and front-mounted engine. The car was primarily designed for rallying, but was also sold in a street version.