Renault previewed the all-new 2018 Renault Megane RS at the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, with Renault F1 driver Nico Hülkenberg at the wheel. The new generation Megane RS continues the family that started with the introduction of the original Megane RS in 2004.
According to Renault, the new 2018 Megane RS will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Sales are planned to commence in the first quarter of 2018.
From the photos provided by Renault, the new Megane RS will come with abudance of red stitching, from the steering wheel, seats and seat belts.
The company did not mention what engine will be powering the upcoming Renault Megane RS, but confirmed that customers will be able to pick between a manual or dual-clutch EDC transmission.
Come 2018, Renault's hot hatch will be competing against the Ford Focus ST, Volkswagen Golf GTI and Honda Civic Type R for the ultimate front wheel drive crowd.