Geneva: Renault Megane R.S.

The parade of teasers for next month’s Geneva Motor Show continues. This time the peep show comes from Renault courtesy of a microsite. The company plans on pulling the sheets off of its Megane R.S. – a car slated to go head to head with the likes of the Focus RS and Golf GTI once [...]

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Renault Megane Trophy

You’re looking at a 360 horse, FIA-compliant version Renault’s Megane, tweaked for competition in the company’s one-make race. The bump in power (30 over the stock Megane) is thanks largely to that wicked roof intake, though we’re sure there’s some other trickery going on under the valve covers. The car sports some serious down force [...]

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Renault Sport Megane R26R Nurburgring Record Lap Video

We already reported on the Renault Sport Megane R26R and how it just broke the front wheel drive lap record for the Nurburgring with an 8 minute 17 second time. Well check after the jump and you can watch the video of that hot lap. Sick! And don’t you just love that blue/red combo. Please [...]

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Renault Renaultsport Megane R26.R

Renault in London: Renaultsport Megane R26.R

Pssst. Hey buddy, you looking for an incredibly rare, pretty damn fast, horribly ugly French hatchback that you can’t buy in the US? Have we got a car for you. That’s right, today in London Renault took the wraps off one of the world’s fastest front-drivers, the Renaultsport Megane R26.R. The big news is that [...]

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2009 Renault Megane

French Car Mag Raided, Journalist Arrested

There’s so much to admire the French. Over 80% of their power is nuclear, their medical system is free (and works), their food is righteous and those women… But, this is horseshit. French buff book Auto Plus just got raided by the cops. Not for actually breaking the law or anything. But for printing information [...]

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