IKA-Renault Torino 1966-1981

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IKA-Renault Torino 26/10/1966 - 30/12/1981 - 380W

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I am reaching out to you with a request that not only seeks the inclusion of a legendary car in your already impressive selection of vehicles but also the opportunity to explore and celebrate the rich history that surrounds it. I am referring to the iconic Renault Ika Torino 380W, whose story is as fascinating as its performance on the road.

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The Renault Ika Torino 380W is not just a car; it is a symbol of international collaboration and a manifestation of the ingenuity and passion of two nations: France and Argentina. Manufactured by Industrias Kaiser Argentina (IKA) under license from Renault, this vehicle is the result of a unique fusion of European engineering and the vibrant automotive culture of Latin America.

One of the most notable features of the Renault Ika Torino 380W is its impressive engine. Equipped with a variety of engine options, ranging from six-cylinder engines to more powerful V8 versions, the Torino 380W offered exceptional performance in its time. But what makes it even more special is the fact that it was the first car to feature three carburetors, a technical innovation that set it apart from its contemporaries and made it a true icon of its time.

Speaking of racing, we cannot overlook the notable participation of the Renault Ika Torino 380W in the legendary 84-hour endurance race at Nürburgring. This epic challenge tested the endurance and performance of cars on one of the most demanding tracks in the world. The participation of the Torino 380W in this iconic race is a testament to its durability and ability to face the toughest challenges.


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In the “Misión Argentina,” an ambitious project aimed at developing a national car for the Argentine market, the Renault Ika Torino 380W played a crucial role. Important figures such as Juan Manuel Fangio, a legend of Argentine motorsport and five-time Formula 1 World Champion, were involved in the development and promotion of this iconic car. Other prominent drivers and personalities also contributed to making the Torino 380W a symbol of national pride and automotive excellence.

In addition to its performance and its role in the history of motorsport, the Renault Ika Torino 380W also stood out for its distinctive design, which combined European elegance with Latin American style. Its imposing presence on the road and luxurious interior made it a symbol of status and prestige in its time.

It is worth noting that renowned car designer Horacio Pagani collects a Renault Ika Torino 380W, further underscoring the cultural and historical significance of this iconic model.

In summary, the Renault Ika Torino 380W is much more than a car. It is a symbol of innovation, collaboration, and passion for excellence. Its inclusion in Forza Motorsport would not only give players the opportunity to experience its performance on the track but also to immerse themselves in a rich and captivating history that has left an indelible mark on the automotive industry.

I eagerly await the consideration of this request, and I am confident that the Forza Motorsport community would enthusiastically welcome the inclusion of the Renault Ika Torino 380W in the game.

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Sincerely, Walter.-

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IKA-Renault Torino 26/10/1966 - 30/12/1981 - 380W

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IKA_Torino_380_W_1967_01

I am reaching out to you with a request that not only seeks the inclusion of a legendary car in your already impressive selection of vehicles but also the opportunity to explore and celebrate the rich history that surrounds it. I am referring to the iconic Renault Ika Torino 380W, whose story is as fascinating as its performance on the road.

  • Sin título

The Renault Ika Torino 380W is not just a car; it is a symbol of international collaboration and a manifestation of the ingenuity and passion of two nations: France and Argentina. Manufactured by Industrias Kaiser Argentina (IKA) under license from Renault, this vehicle is the result of a unique fusion of European engineering and the vibrant automotive culture of Latin America.

One of the most notable features of the Renault Ika Torino 380W is its impressive engine. Equipped with a variety of engine options, ranging from six-cylinder engines to more powerful V8 versions, the Torino 380W offered exceptional performance in its time. But what makes it even more special is the fact that it was the first car to feature three carburetors, a technical innovation that set it apart from its contemporaries and made it a true icon of its time.

Speaking of racing, we cannot overlook the notable participation of the Renault Ika Torino 380W in the legendary 84-hour endurance race at Nürburgring. This epic challenge tested the endurance and performance of cars on one of the most demanding tracks in the world. The participation of the Torino 380W in this iconic race is a testament to its durability and ability to face the toughest challenges.


Sin título

In the “Misión Argentina,” an ambitious project aimed at developing a national car for the Argentine market, the Renault Ika Torino 380W played a crucial role. Important figures such as Juan Manuel Fangio, a legend of Argentine motorsport and five-time Formula 1 World Champion, were involved in the development and promotion of this iconic car. Other prominent drivers and personalities also contributed to making the Torino 380W a symbol of national pride and automotive excellence.

In addition to its performance and its role in the history of motorsport, the Renault Ika Torino 380W also stood out for its distinctive design, which combined European elegance with Latin American style. Its imposing presence on the road and luxurious interior made it a symbol of status and prestige in its time.

It is worth noting that renowned car designer Horacio Pagani collects a Renault Ika Torino 380W, further underscoring the cultural and historical significance of this iconic model.

In summary, the Renault Ika Torino 380W is much more than a car. It is a symbol of innovation, collaboration, and passion for excellence. Its inclusion in Forza Motorsport would not only give players the opportunity to experience its performance on the track but also to immerse themselves in a rich and captivating history that has left an indelible mark on the automotive industry.

I eagerly await the consideration of this request, and I am confident that the Forza Motorsport community would enthusiastically welcome the inclusion of the Renault Ika Torino 380W in the game.

  • UnnamedJorgeTorino

Sincerely, Walter.-

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