Renault is the first non-European model brand RS


Current Clio RS exchanged aspirated engine supercharged for manual and perfectly folded under somewhat chaotic dvouspojku EDC. There is therefore no wonder that rock fans Dieppe division of power and enthusiasm were not. The more interesting it operates in Argentina a pre- Sanderos RS two-liter atmospheric underneath.

It is true that the drive unit has “only” 152 horsepower, but when about 1,000 kilograms of “live” weight, six-speed manual to close themselves occupying gears and sports chassis that still need to acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.5 seconds , a maximum speed of 200 km / h kilometer standing start in less than 30 seconds. And it’s not bad value on something that started life as a cheap Dacia.

The front bumper leaf is typically referring to DNA F1 , which make the company LED daylight lighting. The actual bumper got more aggressive and better shaping and corresponds s sill extensions and rear diffuser with twin exhaust tailpipes. On the roof is shining decent spolier. Alloy wheels may have 16 or 17 inches on the promotional photos Jaso extra stylish painted glossy black. The cabin had so many imaginative and not satisfied practically only with a new steering wheel, redesigned instrument panel and a unique upholstered seats . Of course not lack the RS logo and a pair of red details.

The production will take place in the Curitiba, Brazil , thereby Sanderos RS becomes the first model Renault Sport, whose production will be allocated elsewhere than in Europe. Sales in the land of samba and carnival starts in the last quarter of this year, the beginning of the next one should follow Argentina and Mexico. The old continent may in sports Dacia unfortunately forget …

Source: Renault