R enault today introduced under the Geneva Motor Show to the more radical version of Clio far. After having advance using small fragments of images that just left appreciate some minor details, the new Clio RS 220 Trophy is now official.
This is an even more spicy more rigid and low version of the Clio RS, based on chassis Trophy and increases its power by 10%, plus win a transmission EDC automatic operation more rapid .
uses the same block 4-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged engine capacity but with improved performance with 20 extra hp, making 220 horsepower with 260 Nm of torque, meaning that Clio RS 220 Trophy won additional 20 Nm torque. It also has a function that achieves a torque boost that in certain circumstances elevates up to 280 Nm .
The engineers put a bigger turbo, one additional air intake, specific exhaust system, and a new mapping for engine electronics. The propellant may now turn to the 6,800 rpm, which means 300 rpm more than the conventional RS.
On the other hand, EDC dual clutch transmission increased its operating speed , making gear changes are noticeably faster.
In Normal modes and sport speed increased by 40 percent while in race is 50% faster, thanks to a recalibration of the software. In addition, Renault engineers have reduced the journey from paddle shift 30 percent w o achieve more immediate changes .
Furthermore Trophy adopted a chassis, which lowers the height of the car by 20mm at the front and 10mm at the rear. The Clio RS 220 Trophy also gains firmer dampers, some modifications to the steering system, which ensures accuracy was improved.
From an aesthetic point of view, the Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy differs from conventional Clio RS by adopting alloy wheels 18-inch diamond and black finish, the emblem Trophy on the front, trim and molding specific numbered doors in doorways.
In addition it offers a new color for the body called Frost White matte black finish and roof color. The new Clio RS 220 Trophy will arrive in dealerships in Europe from June, then gradually achieved in other international markets.