The Renault 10 was produced from 1965 through 1971 and was positioned between the 8 and 12 models. It had a very similar design to the Renault 8 but slightly longer offering extra interior room to the passengers and additional room for luggage. The double overhead cam, four-cylinder engine offered 48 horsepower; the displacement was enlarged to 1289cc for 1970 and was rated at 56 bhp.
It was a well-priced, mass produced car that sold well and popular with many. It was originally priced at $1780 when it went on sale in the US, later increasing to $1780 before peaking at around $1850. By Daniel Vaughan | Nov 2008