Renault Is Considering The Construction Of The Sports Electric Vehicle

Renault Is Considering The Construction Of The Sports Electric Vehicle

Sports division of the French brand plans a significant expansion of its model range. Version of the RS can receive not only the model Megane, but the Captur crossover and compact MPV Scenic. In addition, Renault Sport does not exclude the development of electric cars.

Head of Department of Renault Sport françois Shampo said portal Car Advice that admits the possibility of issuing the "charged" version of the compact crossover Captur. He could borrow the power unit from another quick crossover Nissan Juke Nismo, which is equipped with a 200-horsepower 1.6-liter turbo engine. In addition, to make "hot" in Renault Sport going and Scenic MPV, but the technical data concerning this project françois Shampo not provided. However, he said that the flagship of Renault Sport in any case will remain the fastest sports car - the Renault Megane RS in various modifications.

The list is modified in Renault Sport models can join and environmentally friendly development unit. François Shampo admitted that his Department is seriously considering the question of the production of sports electric vehicle. In addition, he did not rule out the possibility of developing a hybrid power plant, despite the fact that Renault in this direction of development is not popular.

Portal Car Advice notes that on the territory of the headquarters of Renault Sport in the suburbs of Paris were already noticed two Renault Zoe electric vehicle, but to work on them engineers has not started yet.