2012 Renault Twingo RS and Gordini RS revealed

2012 Renault Twingo RS and Gordini RS 1 2012 Renault Twingo RS and Gordini RS revealed

2012 Renault Twingo RS and Gordini RS 2 2012 Renault Twingo RS and Gordini RS revealed

Renault Sport has revealed the latest Gordini RS and Twingo RS variants for the facelifted version Renault Twingo. These models will be by the 20th of February 2012 in France with the prices ranging from 16,900 Euro for Twingo RS and 18,100 Euro for Gordini RS. Some features which make the Twingo RS appear dynamic include a front bumper which incorporates the F1 style blade, the hallmark Sirius Yellow coloured body finish, a tailgate lip spoiler, a bumper at the back which incorporates a diffuser and aerodynamic extensions on the arches of the wheels at the back. this model is also featured with Emotion alloy wheels of 16 inch, chrome details for fog lights and Gunmetal Grey coloured door mirror housings and all other things will also be available in what is called a Design Pack.

Moving towards the interior, this model is equipped with yellow stitching in the dashboard, seats and the steering wheel, while underneath the bonnet, the French hatch has a normally aspirated 1.6 liter 16 Valve engine delivering 133 HP at 6750 rpm and a torque of 160 Nm at 4400 rpm. As per Renault, this engine is 3.0 percent more efficient in consumption and 3.2 percent cleaner than the one which was fitted in the earlier version. This means that it now requires 6.5 liters fuel per 100 km emitting 150 grams CO2 per km. It also features big brakes, the Sport chassis as standard and RS Monitor as optional.

As for the Gordini RS, the features which are offered include a diamond effected black wheels of 17 inch, automatic climate control and leather trim. Apart from the blue interior this model can also be ordered with grey interior and body colours like Glacier White, Malte Blue, Vif Red and Pearlescent Black.


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