Megane Renaultsport 265 Trophy

June 11, 2011 at 10:14 am

With the 265 Trophy Renault announced the fastest hot hatch they’ve ever built. The car is set for debut at the World Series by Renault, Nurburgring meeting in Germany.

This awesome looking machine gets a tweaked version of RS 250′s engine with 15 more bhp plus 20Nm extra torque at 360Nm. That’s achieved by increasing turbo boost. The car does 0-62mph in six seconds exactly (instead of 6.1), with a top speed of 158 mph, up by an extra 2mph. The car also should have handle better thanks to the high-performance Formula 1-inspired Bridgestone Potenza RE050A tyres wrapped around exclusive 19-inch black wheels.

Megane Renaultsport 265 Trophy Renault Megane RS 265 Trophy 1

As for the features, the Trophy comes with Cup chassis, Recaro seats with yellow seatbelts and detailing, 19″ Speedline alloys in gloss black with red rim, standard Liquid Yellow i.d. metallic paint, ‘Trophy’ red decals on F1-style front blade and doors, LED daytime running lights, Renaultsport Monitor on-board performance tracking, UK numbered plaque.

Pricing for the new hot hatch is set at £27,820 in UK where they will only offer 50 units. Worldwide produciton is limited to 500 units.

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