The Renault Clio RS Red Bull Racing special edition was made in honour of the two companies partnership in Formula 1 racing and to celebrate their 2011 constructors’ title. This special edition will be released in a number of countries around Europe but is unlikely to be seen in South Africa.
Renault Clio RS is race inspired, for the roadThe limited-edition Renault Clio RS comes with 18-inch black interlagos wheels and Bridgestone RE050A tyres, the same tyres that are used on the Renault Megane R.S. Trophy. The design sees the Clio decked out in black, with yellow stripes to emphasize its sporting nature. There are Red Bull Racing badges on the doors and a checkered pattern on the roof.
Under the hood of the Renault Clio RS Red Bull RB7 has a tuned 2 litre engine that produces 203 hp. Inside the car there are yellow fabric Recaro bucket seats, a sport-branded gear lever knob, a personalized numbered plaque and audio connection box. Another impressive feature is the RS Monitor, which acts as an onboard driving coach for the driver. It displays performance related data, including 0-100km/h times and other useful data for fine tuning ones driving.