1976 Renault 16Review
C'est Bon! — 900kg of FWD colomn change french fun. Built from compressed rust though. Great in winter conditions, and with an intricate brake balance distribution system. A bit hard to maintain as no parts on the car looked like anything ever delivered from other manufacturers, or even Renault themselves.
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