The post-war period saw the boom of the aerospace industry. In France, a handful of engineers decided to apply aeronautic technologies to cars. The result was the Étoile Filante (shooting star), Renault’s first and only land speed record streamliner car ever produced. In this lavishly illustrated volume its adventure on the Salt Lake of Bonneville in September 1956 and its success in breaking 4 speed records.
The Juvaquatre experienced life in a variety of guises, from a two-door family car to a commercial vehicle. Louis Renault’s boundless affection for this vehicle made it part of the Renault legend. For many French people, it was also a familiar part of their everyday lives. In this volume the complete profile and all versions produced.
In an alphabethical order, from A for Airfix up to Z for Zaugg-Models, 1062 schedules portraiting about 1250 miniatures of Citroen 2CV with the modelâ€™s profile, guide to rarity, scale, colours, year of production etc.