there will be No last name ‘RS’ in the Renault Twingo, at least for the moment, but a version more spicy: this is the new Renault Twingo GT, born to be the most powerful and dynamic within the range of the model, as we told you few days ago with his first ‘teaser’ of advancement. It will be officially presented at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 -from the 23 of June, and will be on sale later.
Its design tries to remind us of the prototype Renault Twin’ Run Concept, although there are many logical differences because of that now we are before a production model less radical. The Renault Twingo GT maintains its nature of engine and rear propulsion rear, a sign of identity in the new generation of the city, but here you’ll find a lot more fun that in versions less potent.
In its design, the Renault Twingo GT 2017 stands out for its alloy wheels of 17 inches with specific design, along with its dual rear-exit exhaust, and a unique color for their body: Orange Pepper -you can see it in the images that illustrate this article, together with the Grey Moon Deep Orange or White Glacier that will also be available
110 HP turbo, propulsion and a rear chassis, a more sporty: the new Renault Twingo GT
turbo engine 0.9 TCe three-cylinder engine has been boosted up to the 110 HP and 170 Nm of torque, thanks to a new electronic management and air intake modified. In addition, its gearbox adopts new developments in shorts, making the engine turn up a regime with greater ease and allowing better acceleration.
you have Not provided performance data, but taking into account that the Renault Twingo TCe 90 HP can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 10,8 seconds, we can expect that the Twingo GT do the own well under ten seconds. But not everything will be cold numbers, as the sensations in your steering wheel will be enhanced with a more dynamic.
Renault Sport has worked on the chassis of this new Twingo GT, by adopting new settings in your address and ESP, as well as a sport-tuned suspension firmer, making it more agile than the standard versions. In its interior there is also a small touch of sportiness, with details in orange color, metal pedals or thresholds of the door ‘Renault Sport’.
remember that this little one has a twin brother -from the purely technical point of view – in the Smart ForFour Brabus, with which it shares platform and engine. The Renault Twingo GT will be on sale in the next few months: at the moment there is no specific date of marketing, nor have facilitated their prices.