Geneva Live: Renault Clio RS Monaco GP edition
Posted on: Mar 5, 2014 - 3:38pm IST
Besides the new Twingo, Renault also unveiled the new Clio RS Monaco GP edition at the Geneva Motor Show. The car gets a host of exterior and interior changes.
The hot hatch wears an exclusive White Frost Pearl exterior paint that contrasts with glossy touches on the grille, mirror cassings, lower section of the front bumper and window surrounds. A fresh set of 18-inch five-spoke alloys also find place on the hatchback.
Interiors are differentiated with white trim on the dashboard and door panels, besides an RS monitor that lets the driver record lap times along with showing performance-related data.
The Renault Clio RS Monaco GP retains the same turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder petrol motor that produces 200 hp and 234 Nm of torque as the Clio RS. The front-wheel drive car gets a dual clutch 6-speed AT that takes it from 0-100 kph in 6.7 seconds and onward to a top speed of 230 kph.
The special edition Clio will to go on sale later this year.