This is my R16 TS - December
~The first R16 is ready on January 2, 1965.
~Renault 16's were introduced in October 1965 in the DL and
GL form (1470cc, 4 speed). Alternators and electric cooling
fans were standard for all models.
~Voted best new car in the world for 1965.
~R16TS introduced (1565cc crossflow engine, 87.5 [DIN] BHP 104
~Automatic versions available (1565cc).
~Models GL and DL replaced by L and TL models (1565cc). Rear
lenses changed from the teardrop shape to an new oblong shape.
~TX model introduced (1647cc, 5 speed) in both manual and
automatic versions with electric windows, central locking,
sports wheels, tinted glass. Also, the headlamps were replaced
from two rectangular to four squared.
~TS model discontinued
~L model discontinued
~TL and TX models discontinued and replaced by the R18
The info in this page it's here thanks to Ken Smith, Simon German (Renault Owners Club of the UK), and Viktor Posta.