Sunday July 12, 2020

Renault’s sportiest is here

The hottest Mégane yet proves that Renault has a soul, writes Nick Maher

4th February, 2018
One of the few drawbacks of the new Mégane RS is that it’s likely to be expensive

One expects to hear a lot from car reps on a launch event: technical details, some oleaginous marketing speak, the odd bit of pleading for a good review. What you don’t usually expect, or get, is pure emotion. However, talking to senior staff at Renault Sport about the new Mégane RS, it’s clear there is still room for a little passion and excitement in the harsh world of car making....

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

There is a point of pride in the Irish household about never turning the heating on outside the months of October to March, no matter what the weather’s like

Nadine O’Regan | 4 hours ago

Cate Blanchett plays the formidable Phyllis Schlafly in Mad Men writer’s complex Mrs America, which charts the rise of feminism

Emmanuel Kehoe | 4 hours ago

As a teenager, I loved my first experience working legally in the US. Trump’s abrupt decision to ban new visas will deprive many of our under-25s of a similar adventure

Nadine O’Regan | 2 weeks ago