«Renault vivaquatre» the small family car which was developed by experts of French company «Renaul» during between 1937 and 1960 represents. Thus manufacture of the given model of the car practically completely has been stopped within war. For the first time the new car has been presented to general public per 1937. «Renault vivaquatre» was issued in the form of a sedan till 1948 then all efforts of experts of the company have been concentrated to development of model of the car «Renault 4CV». In second half of 1952 the factory has renewed manufacture of sedans.
The car differed simple enough external design of the ex-terrier. In front there was a forward bumper and the optical system presented by 2 headlights, also the bar of a radiator here was placed. It is necessary to note, that the wheel base of the car makes 2030 millimeters, and the length makes 4710 mm, width – 1760 millimeters. The weight of the car «Renault vivaquatre» makes 1400 kg. The given vehicle was enough greater, but had excellent characteristics of dynamics, controllability, and the significant weight of the car provided high parameters of stability at movement on a road covering. Also it is necessary to carry a magnificent forward part of the car which represented really the magnificent masterpiece developed by designers of company «Renault» to the basic features of the external ex-terrier. On both sides of lateral wings there were special apertures, for an increase of delivery of fresh air to the engine. Distinctive feature of this model of the car – absence of spare wheels on both sides of lateral wings as it could be met at cars of similar type.
On the car the manufacturer established the power unit which differed high parameters of reliability and durability of its separate elements. The volume of the power unit makes 2,4 liters. The engine will consist of 4 blocks of heads of cylinders, and the effort from the engine is passed to back wheels of the car. The maximal capacity of the engine makes 55 horsepower’s (41 kw) at 3300 turns in a minute. On each cylinder 2 valves are established. The parity of a parameter of capacity of the power unit to weight of the car makes 0,04 horsepower’s on kg.