1939 - Renault - Eight

Technical Specs of This Model
1. Eight 1939
General Information
Make Renault
Model Eight
Production Year 1939
Production Number
Model Code
Model Family
Chassis and Dimensions
Chassis Type 4/5S SAL
Number of Doors
Wheelbase 2350 mm     (92,5 in)
Front Track
Rear Track
Length 3759 mm     (148 in)
Width 1397 mm     (55 in)
Ground Clearance
Length / Wheelbase Ratio 1,6
Weight Distribution (front/rear)
Fuel Capacity 27,3 litre   (6 Imp gal ,  7,2 US gal)
Drag Coefficient
Frontal Area
Engine Specifications
Engine Manufacturer Renault
Engine Location
Engine Alignment Longitudinal
Engine Construction
Coolant Type Water
Engine Type SV
Number of Cylinders and Placement S-4
Valves per Cylinder 2    (Total of 8 Pieces)
Engine Displacement 1003 cc     (61,21 cu in)
Bore 58 mm     (2,28 in)
Stroke 95 mm     (3,74 in)
Bore / Stroke Ratio 0,61
Unitary Capacity 250,75 cc/cylinder    (15,3 cu in/cylinder)
Number of Main Bearings
Compression Ratio
Fuel System Type
Aspiration Type Normal
Compressor Type -
Intercooler Type None
Catalytic Converter No
Maximum Engine Power
Maximum Engine Power rpm
Maximum Engine Torque
Maximum Engine Torque rpm
Engine Torque at Max. Engine Power rpm
Power / Weight Ratio
Power / Engine Displacement Ratio
CO2 Emissions
Fuel Consumption
0 - 80 km/h
0 - 60 mph
0 - 100 km/h
0 - 160 km/h
80 - 120 km/h (in top gear)
0 - 400 m Acceleration
0 - 1000 m Acceleration
Top Speed
Gearbox and Transmission
Transmission Type 3M
Top Gear Ratio 5,1 : 1
Final Drive Ratio
Drive Wheels RWD (Rear Wheel Drive)
Handling, Suspension Geometry and Brakes
Steering Type
Steering Turns (lock to lock)
Turning Circle Diameter
Suspension (front) I.
Suspension (rear) LA.TL.
Brakes (front/rear)
Brake Disc Diameter (front)
Brake Disc Diameter (rear)
Wheels (front)
Wheels (rear)
Tyres (front)
Tyres (rear)