few weeks Ago, we knew the Renault Clio RS 16 Concept, a prototype end, and with 275 HP from the utilitarian French. Now you happen to be renewed the production model and some of its novelties will be inherited directly from the concept. The new Renault Clio RS will, with some differences at the level of aesthetic and technological, in addition to a range formed by two models with different levels of power.
the outer appearance of The Clio RS keeps their philosophy of sport and includes for the first time in a production car system RS Vision. This new LED lighting is integrated into the bumper specific and has the shape of a checkered flag. Premieres also wheels of 18 inches, side skirts and a lag behind more aggressive thanks to a rear spoiler and double output exhaust integrated in the rear diffuser.
Other improvements to dynamic level that presents the new Clio RS is the system Launch Control or the RS Drive with three driving modes (Normal, Sport or Race). It also adds the application RS Monitor to monitor several parameters or the limits of compression, hydraulic, inherited from the rally. Nor can we stop naming system escape signed by Akrapovič that may be mounted on the Trophy.
Because, as we said at the beginning, the Renault Clio RS will have two versions. Both mounted the engine gasoline turbo 1.6-liter engine and an automatic gearbox of double clutch and six-speed. The ‘normal’ develop 200 HP and can be configured with the chassis Sport (more for daily use) and Cup (to horse between the road and the circuit). Above will be the version Trophy with 220 HP and a chassis Trophy lowered and ready for track.
The most powerful version is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 6,6 seconds, runs 400 meters from a standing start at 14.5 seconds and has a top speed of 235 km/h. On the other hand Renault has taken the opportunity to present the finish > Line, for all those who want a Clio sporty, but without much power. It includes specific elements that are reminiscent of the equipment of RS.
Source – Renault
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