New Megane R.S. revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Megane R.SRenault Sport has taken the wraps off New Renault Mégane R.S. at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show.

Since the launch of the original Mégane R.S. back in 2004, the model has carved out a strong reputation in the high-performance C-segment and become widely regarded as a benchmark in its class.

New Renault Mégane R.S. takes Renault Sport’s unmistakeable hallmarks of agility, efficiency and driving enjoyment a step further thanks to a more finely-tuned chassis performance permitted by 4CONTROL technology complete with four-wheel steering, a first in the segment. An all-new 280hp/390Nm engine has benefited from synergies within the Alliance, and, for the first time, New Renault Mégane R.S. is available with a choice of two transmission options.

Order books for New Renault Mégane R.S. will open in the UK in spring 2018.

At a glance

- First in the hot hatch segment to receive 4CONTROL four-wheel steering
- All-new 280hp engine with 390Nm of torque
- Now with two transmissions – either 6-speed manual or 6-speed EDC automatic
- Inspired by Renault’s motorsport expertise
- Front and rear hydraulic compression stops to provide additional damping and eliminate the effects of rebound
- Two chassis options – Sport and Cup, with limited slip differential available on Cup chassis
- Completely redesigned PerfoHub independent steering axis front suspension
- More efficient than ever before with lower emissions and improved fuel economy
- R.S. Vision – innovative, high-performance lighting technology
- New R.S. Monitor Expert. Real-time performance display can now be connected to a camera and posted directly onto social media
- Trophy version with 300hp and 400Nm of torque will be available by the end of 2018
- New Mégane Renault Sport will go on sale in the UK in spring 2018

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