Some good old Renault.

Sep 12, 2021,21:20 PM

Renault is surfing on its past to prepare its future, if I can sum things this way. 

While they are thinking of a coupé, such as the Fuego or the R 17, they will most probably reintroduce the famous R5. 

Here the Alpine version ( R5 Alpine ) :

And here, the less famous but quite charming R17: 

I am curious to see which direction they will take. One thing is sure, it will be an electric vehicle... Alas. 



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nice but what if

 By: Gelato Monster : September 12th, 2021-22:12
Let Megane RS there. Its gonna be tough to compete against fun hot GR Yaris. Please make R5 Turbo Tribute. Bring her up to M2/Cayman class. R5 RS Wide body, lightweight, 480HP++. ??

Would love to see a new R5 turbo .

 By: Watchonthewrist : September 13th, 2021-07:35
Something like this Pic from Monochrome ...  

Oh yes!

 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-08:00

that would be slice of heaven

 By: Gelato Monster : September 13th, 2021-10:14


 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-10:15

arguably IMHO the best if not top 3 fun French Sports Car

 By: Gelato Monster : September 13th, 2021-10:31
It started all the craze

205 T16? that is also epic

 By: Gelato Monster : September 19th, 2021-13:02


 By: Gelato Monster : September 19th, 2021-17:03

not for me

 By: Gelato Monster : September 20th, 2021-04:42


 By: amanico : September 20th, 2021-06:17

I like horse power to weight ratio

 By: Gelato Monster : September 20th, 2021-13:30

totally, the alpine can really dance

 By: Gelato Monster : September 20th, 2021-16:11

By all meanings. ;)

 By: amanico : September 20th, 2021-17:29

Swings and roundabouts

 By: le_chef : September 12th, 2021-23:04
You won’t get the sound of a petrol engine - but manufacturers are creating new signature “sounds” for performance vehicles. What you should get is lower center of gravity and better balance due to better weight distribution. Those manufacturers with spor... 

I don't mind the signature sounds of an EV...

 By: mdg : September 13th, 2021-04:49
...but ONLY if they can be turned off. What's the point of no engine if the car makes fake noise? As for tire/road noise, figure out better insulation or tire compounds. I'm not buying an S-class EV only to hear fake should be quiet as a tomb.... 

I am in total agreement.

 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-06:46


 By: Gelato Monster : September 13th, 2021-10:15

Zanussi... You made me laugh!

 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-06:45

ROTFL Zanussi-Williams

 By: Gelato Monster : September 13th, 2021-10:27
So the race will be between Gaggenau-Redbull, Miele-Mclaren and Bertazonni? Watchout for Eastroc Xiaomi

I would love to see a CLIO WILLIAMS 🤗

 By: @lberti : September 13th, 2021-08:34
Credit: ...  

Or the Clio V6!

 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-08:44

Yes, but 2. Gen only :)

 By: @lberti : September 13th, 2021-09:27

Hehehe... You know your stuff.

 By: amanico : September 13th, 2021-09:32

petite and sexy

 By: Gelato Monster : September 13th, 2021-10:28

Magic numbers

 By: Weems@8 : September 14th, 2021-17:42
While i like names, for Renault the numbers are awesome. When they chose a great name, it is ok. But i saw bad names either. So, i hope they would go back to numbers. And reintroduce the L TL GTL TS etc again. Sorry, i am a nostalgic person.


 By: Weems@8 : September 15th, 2021-05:12
A back full of characters. Not the most clean way. 11 TSE said all about that unique car with futuristic dashboard. The influence was huge for me. Do not forget the far beyond tail lights. ...  


 By: amanico : September 15th, 2021-06:31