2012 Renault Megane Estate GT 220 review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 22 November 2012 , 08:11:21 byAlina

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Renault Megane Estate GT 220

Apparently French carmaker had the intention of launching their new Renault Megane Estate GT 220 this month, but in the end, they have decided to introduce it ahead of the Auto Show. The new special edition model combines sport with practicality. Under the hood, it hides a 2.0T Renault Sport 220 petrol engine that also features Stop&Start with the performance package. The model has a chassis and suspension developed by Renault Sport and also it has the same dynamics as GT. To transfer the output to the road, the engineers have offered 18-inch gloss black wheels. The model will be available for purchase starting November on the French market. Not long after, it will be available in another 11 countries from Europe to Japan. The engine is has is capable of generating 220 horsepower and 340 Nm of torque.  This was modified in order to satisfy all customers looking for a real strong, sporty power plant. In terms of fuel consumption, know that it uses 7.3 liters per 100 km in everyday use. The CO2 emission level reaches 169 g/km.

When it comes to the interior and the exterior of the car, know that it features several gloss black details that range from the door mirrors and diffuser, to the front air scoops and roof bars. The model also features GT 220 badging and body-color door handles that makes it easy to recognize. For the interior, there is a specific steel gear lever knob. To underline the exclusive status of the model, it comes with a numbered GT 220 plate. In the end, know that the all-new Renault Megane Estate GT 220 is built in Spain, in Palencia, to be more precise and it will be available on 12 markets. These are all the information we managed to gather so far.