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Limited-run Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R checks in at $70k drive-away

The fastest and most hardcore Renault Megane ever, the Megane R.S. Trophy-R, is now available for order online to Australian customers, with first deliveries scheduled for early 2020. While final pricing has yet to be confirmed, Renault Australia has indicated an approximate drive-away price of $70,000 for the hot hatch. …

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2020 Renault Zoe gains bigger motor and up to 390km range

Renault has taken the veil off its facelifted 2020 Zoe with a more assertive design, equipment upgrade and a longer driving range. Gone are the soft lines of the outgoing model which have been replaced with more distinctive shapes for a less ‘cutesy’ look. While the silhouette isn’t radically different, …

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Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R sets new Nurburgring lap record

In the tradition of Renault Sport, the Megane R.S. Trophy-R was developed as a more potent version of the regular Megane R.S. by a small dedicated team that operated in agile mode by focusing on three aspects: maximum weight reduction (up to 130 kg lighter compared to the Megane R.S. …

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Renault Megane R.S. Cup joins range from sub-$50k

Renault Australia has today announced an updated Megane R.S. range, headlined by the addition of a sportier Cup chassis model available in either a six-speed manual gearbox or dual clutch (EDC) automatic transmission. The streamlined 2019 Megane R.S. range is now made up of the Megane R.S Turbo Sport (Manual …

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Renaultsport Megane R.S Trophy-R caught undisguised on The ‘Ring

Renault’s upcoming Megane R.S Trophy-R has been caught pounding the Nürburgring on a film shoot presumably for its impending release. Published by Talea Media, the video captures the Megane R.S Trophy-R on the famous German track tailed by a camera car before launching itself in full attack mode. Like its …

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New Renault Clio V debuts with upmarket styling and hi-tech cabin

Renault has taken the wraps off its all-new 2019 Clio V hatch bringing more upmarket styling and a tech-heavy interior ready to lure buyers away from the Ford Fiesta and Volkswagen Polo. Headlining the range is the R.S Line which replaces the outgoing model’s GT-Line. It gets a sportier styling …

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2019 Renault Megane R.S. 280 Sport Review

There has never been a better time to be a driving enthusiast. Machines with the desire to entertain are no longer only accessible to the lucky few with a seven-digit bank account balance. If you have fifty big ones lying around, cars like the Honda Civic Type R, Volkswagen Golf …

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Renault Captur S-Edition quietly checks in from $32,990

Without much fanfare, Renault Australia has introduced a new Captur range-topper – the S-Edition – that brings more power and more kit to the party.  Priced from $32,990 drive-away, the introduction of the S-Edition variant brings a brand-new engine with it – a 1.3-litre turbocharged petrol unit that has been …

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Alpine A110 on sale now priced from sub-$100k

The Alpine A110 has launched in Australia with the limited-run Premiere Edition available now priced from $106,500 plus on-road costs. Arriving in early 2019 will be the Pure and Legende models. Each with their own distinct personalities, these models broaden the scope of the A110 with price starting from $97,000 …

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Renault Kadjar mid-size SUV confirmed for Australia

Renault Australia has confirmed that its mid-size SUV, the Renault Kadjar, will be launching down under in 2019. Speaking at the launch of the all-new Megane R.S. this week, Andrew Moore, Managing Director Renault Australia, outlined the company’s plans to expand its SUV presence locally. “It is with great excitement …

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Renault Arkana concept previews poor man’s X4

The coupe-SUV bug has hit its first mainstream manufacturer as Renault has unveiled its first-ever low-slung SUV called the Arkana. While officially still a concept, safe for the small wing mirrors, it’s clear the model we see here is close to production ready. In fact, Renault has confirmed it will …

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Renault introduces special edition Koleos S-Edition

Renault Australia has introduced the Koleos S-Edition model which joins its popular Koleos range in the showroom. Based on the top-specification Intens and offered exclusively as a 2WD, the Koleos S-Edition is priced from $44,990 drive-away and adds 19-inch alloy wheels first seen on the Initiale Paris version sold overseas, …

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