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Renault 2087N 4WD.

Two Renault R2087 4WDS

The Renault 2087 4x4 is made as an ambulance. It very good in sand, very bad for grass...
It is a good van for transforming into a camper; an original is at left.

These pictures were taken in Spain
R2087 4x4 Spain
of a R2087 in company with a 2CV
R2087 4x4 Spain
  R2087 4x4 Spain


LOA4.615 m
Width1.93 m
H2.60 m
Weight2,000 kgs
PMax3,500 kgs
EngineType 668-5 668-9 1,996 cm3.
Type 671-04 "etendard" 2,141 cm3 Gasoline and 2,500 cm3 Diesel
Wheels9.00 R 16 or 10 R 20
Gearbox4-speed x 2-speed transfer case
Speed max88 km/h
Consumption19 l/100 km

Designed in 1953 in Flins, Renault Laboratory. First model in 1960. A lot of R2087 were used in the Algerian desert war of 1963. The French army used a lot of this car as ambulances. Some R2087 can still be found in Africa and known as "taxi-brousse".

Principal Dates:

End of fabrication: 1970.
Exit from French army: 1990.
No more R2087 in French army: 2000.

- Timothee Allaguillaume [alt'] 12/'96

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