Here it is! The new Renault Mégane RS is fleeing on the Web and this allows us to see for the first time in clear the compact sports car that intends to take again its position as the most efficient car of the segment.
Overall this Mégane R.S has a muscular look and will be only a five-door version unlike the old generation. It adopts the same 3D rear lights as those of the Renault GT.
This new generation of the Renault Mégane R.S. will have four steering wheels and will be available in two chassis (Sport and Cup) and will be available in EDC as well as in six-speed manual gear, to the delight of the purists. It should have power around 300 horsepower, more power than necessary to deal with the Honda Civic Type R, Seat Leon Cupra and other Ford Focus ST.
A cavalry which should leave the 4-cylinder 1 .8L that equips the new Alpine A110 (presented at the last Geneva Motor Show with a 250hp cavalry and a maximum torque of 320Nm). So exits the 2.0 as the former head of the segment C program at Renault, André Abboud (Managing Director of the Renault Group in Algeria as of August) had more or less confirmed in December 2015, He “did not see the current 2.0 Turbo exceed 300ch” because “the Mégane IV RS can under no circumstances do worse than the current generation …”