The new Renault Megane 265 Trophy is capable of 0-62mph in 6.1 seconds and can reach a top speed of 156mph. It is Renault’s fastest road going Renault ever, fitted with Formula One inspired Bridgestone Potenza RE050A tyres.
Only 500 examples will be produced and only 50 available in the UK, priced at approximately £27,820 the Renault Megane 265 Trophy is intended to rival the VW Golf and Scirocco R.
The Renault Megane Renaultsport 265 Trophy has Recaro seats with yellow seatbelts and detailing, 19 in Speedline alloys in gloss black with red trim, standard Liquid Yellow i.d metallic paint, “Trophy” red decals, LED daytime running lights, Renaultsport Monitor on board performance tracking and a special UK numbered plaque.
The Renault Megane Renaultsport 265 will also feature the Cup chassis with stiffer springs, dampers and anti-roll bar, mechanical limited slip differential, Brembo brakes and PerfoHub independent steering axis front suspension which, says Renault, virtually eliminates torque steer.