Renault Clio GT priced from £17,395

Renault has announced pricing for the new Clio GT that is priced from £17,395 and will sit between standard range and Renaultsport 200 Turbo EDC.

The Clio GT uses an all-new direct-injection turbocharged 1.2 TCe 120 linked exclusively to EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) transmission.

The 120 horsepower engine with 190 Nm of torque sens power to the front wheels, enabling the small compact hatch to hit 0-62 mph in 9.9 seconds and a top speed of 121 mph (195 km/h).

The Sport Chassis is fitted as standard with 40% stiffer dampers and specific stops compared to the standard car. There is also a R.S. Drive with two specific driving modes to give option of enhanced driving characteristics: Normal and Sport.

Other highlights include 17-inch alloys, rear lip spoiler, side sills, rear diffuser, front and rear bumpers including F1-style blad.

Order books open next month with first deliveries scheduled for September.

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