Renault 4 Norev

Renault 4 1961

Photo Sven Storbeck on Wikimedia.

Norev 510031

Type

Renault 4L

Two copies.

Tyres are too wide and do not fit on the rims. Body too high at least in the front. Globular headlights.

Modifications

  • Tyres glued on rims; chassis lowered by grinding axle paths. This is not enough yet (white R4). See comparative photo.Comparison before/after
  • Tyres and rims thinned. Front wheel axle unit of the white car lowered about 0.5 mm.

The R4 was produced from 1961 to 1992. Version with original grille.

Features (1961 model): 747 cm³ four-cylinder in-line engine, 19.5 kW (26.5 hp) SAE. Tyres 135 × 330. Top speed 106 km/h.

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Renault 4 1961

Photo Sven Storbeck on Wikimedia.

Dimension Actual 1:87 Model
Length 3 668 42.2 44.1
Width 1 485 17.1 17.6
Height 1 550 17.8 17,6 1
Wheelbase 2 421 27.8 28.0
Front track 1 280 14.7 14.4
Rear track 1 248 14.3 13.8
Wheel diameter 546 6.3 6.8
Tyre width 135 1.6 1.7
  1. After lowering.