Renault Megane IV RS Trophy-R sets new record at Spa-Francorchamps

On 24 July 2019, the Renault Megane IV RS Trophy-R broke the front wheel drive production car record at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium with a time of 2'48"338. This makes it almost  5" faster than the previous record (2'53"72) set by Honda Civic Type R (FK8) last year.Laurent Hurgon was the driver for this attempt, after his record at the Nürburgring on the 21st of May 2019. Following his new record at Spa-Francorchamps he stated: I am, ...

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Renault Sport unveils Clio Cup, Clio Rally and Clio RX racing variants

Renault Sport Racing unveiled their new range of customer-competition models for single-make cups and open competitions, during the Formula 1 French Grand Prix.The Clio Cup, Clio Rally and Clio RX are based on the Renault Clio R.S. Line (production model) with many improvements on the drivetrain, chasis and other mechanical components.Under the bonnet we find the four cylinder 1.3 TCe engine producing 170-180 hp (125-132 kW) of power and 280 - 320 Nm of ...

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Joe Wrigley –
Renault Megane III RS 275 Trophy

Owner: Joe Wrigley Car: Renault Megane III RS 275 Trophy Instagram: @_joewbu City: East Sussex Country: United KingdomRenault sport fan, had two clio sports then a black megane 265 which after about a year and a half I replaced with a ttrs which I hate (apart from THAT noise!) with my current megane. Liquid yellow 275 NAV S (run out edition to finish production alongside the CUP S)Modification ListBrakes- grooved brembo high carbon disc ...

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Renault Megane IV RS Trophy-R sets new Nürburgring record

Renault announced that the brand new Megane IV RS Trophy-R broke the front wheel drive production car record at the Nürburgring, scoring a lap time of 7'40"10 and taking the crown from the Honda Civic Type R (FK8) which held the record previously with 7'43"8.The Megane IV RS Trophy-R is fitted with the 1.8 TCe engine producing 300hp / 220kW and 400Nm mated to a six speed manual transmission - just like in the Renault Megane IV RS Trophy. However the ...

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Auction: Renault 5 Turbo (1980)

A rare Renault 5 Turbo Series 1 is going under the hammer at RM Sotheby's Villa Erba auction (Lake Como, Italy) on the 25th of May, with an estimated value somewhere between €100,000-130,000 (AU$ 160,490-208,637).The car was built in 1980 and is considered to be one of the best examples of the Series 1 models in existence, of which fewer than 600 were produced according to RM Sotheby's. As you can see from ...

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