At this year’s Motor Show of speed in the UK Renault introduced a new Renaultsport Megane 275 Trophy. This model was developed by the racing division Renaultsport, which has a long tradition in Germany at the famous Nürburgring. Renaultsport Megane 275 Trophy passes Germany glorious track for under eight minutes. Renault once held the leading position when the model RS Trophy crossing the truck in Nirburgringu for eight minutes and seven seconds. However, Seat has recently introduced the Leon Cupra 280, which is driven Nurburgring in seven minutes and 58 seconds. The French want to model Megane 275 Trophy rejoin the leading position.
Renaultsport Megane 275 Trophy – specs
Features of the model Megane 275 Trophy are really impressive. New Megane 275 Trophy features a new exhaust system of famous company Akrapović, thanks to whom the power of the existing 2.0L turbo engine is raised from the standard 261 hp to 275 hp while torque remains identical at 360Nm. Renault also promises a combined fuel consumption of 7.5 liters per 100 kilometers with CO2 emissions of 174 g / km.
Renaultsport engineers have significantly modified the suspension, as well as insert and bigger brakes. The greatest changes to the exterior are sport bumpers, 19-inch rims and racing lanes, while the interior was given a leather Recaro seats and offers more standard and optional equipment.
Renaultsport Megane 275 Trophy – release date and price
Renaultsport Megane 275 Trophy will be available to customers in 20 European countries. It is not known how many copies will be produced.
First specimens will be available to customers in Oktober and the price will be around 38,000 euros (about $ 52.200). This model can not bring big profits but his goal is to improve the Renault company’s image.