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See previous page See next page BACK UP NEXT See parent page G£13 Renault 16 Tour De France set

Is this the sole example of a car only available in a Gift Set? I cannot quickly think of any others. There may have been colour changes like the Marlin and several only came with odd extras in the box but this never had its own number.

Anyway it is, I believe, the first appearance of the Renault 16TS when the Gift Set came out in 1968. The Renault has had a conversion with its hatchback completely removed and an extended floor added on which there is a cameraman and a beautifully detailed camera. (That is actually quite remarkable - with a nice jewel even as its lens).

In addition the Set would have had a cyclist on a racing bike. The bike and rider have disappeared in this case as I really only wanted to have the car in stock. I shall, however, see  if I can complete the set in due course.

This has the rarer red roof sign and is in excellent condition all round. The only faults I have spotted are a tiny crack in a side window and small chunk of the bonnet decal missing. The chrome is very nice at the front and the rear has just small paint loss on the corners of the extended floor. [Now sold to a collector in Berkeley, CA]

Superb boxed example

Another example with a black header board

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