Renault Sport Clio R.S. 16 Concept – a 275hp Clio Hot Hatch

Renault Sport Celebrated its 40th Birthday and F1 Return by Creating the Clio R.S. 16 Concept Car with a 275hp Megane Engine

For anyone who has a fetish for stuffing a large powerful motor into a small lightweight body, the Renault Clio R.S.16 should be right up your alley!  Renault Sport celebrated its 40th year anniversary and return to Formula 1 by unveiling the Clio R.S. 16 concept car in Liquid Yellow with F1 inspired decals at the Circuit de Monaco.

renault_sport_classicsAccording to the press release, the Renault Sport Clio R.S. 16 was inspired by the long line of Renault Sport hot hatches like the O.G. 5 Turbo and ridiculously awesome mid-engined Clio V6.  They decided to retains its FF layout in an effort to keep pricing at a reasonable level estimated at around £34,000.

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