The Megane RS 4 is delayed. If the Renault Megane 4 arrived in Renault dealerships, the sportier version is still not out. It is expected that in 2017 but the presentation has not yet occurred. Visitors to the Auto World may have the happiness to see him in October.
Pending its bombinette, the new generation of the compact sedan from the French brand will shake the market. The first trend is good with over 10 000 models sold in France over the first four months of 2016. It should be said that the Megane has 4 points in its favor: we could try it before its release, in both versions. Sportive first with the Mégane GT and 4 classic since after several weeks of waiting since its presentation at the Frankfurt show, we also took the wheel of the new Mégane 4 in its diesel version Dci 130 horsepower (the test).
20 years after the presentation of the first model (1995) and after 6.6 million models sold worldwide, Renault is reviewing its compact sedan with the ambition to overshadow the queen Volkswagen Golf that could suffer from the recent scandal Volkswagen on emissions of polluting gases but also to dethrone the Peugeot 308 which delighted him the unofficial French reference category.
The base price is now known: Renault Mégane 4 will be sold from 18,200 euros for the equipped range of Life entry version of a gasoline engine TCe 100 hp, a very aggressive price with respect to the competition! Renault counts on the 4th generation of the Megane to compete with the Peugeot 308 and Volkswagen Golf 7. But recent see their prices start at 18,600 euros for the 308 and 18 650 euros for the Golf. Above all, the Mégane 4 may rely on a more powerful engine in entry, the TCe 100 horses block this Life Version 18 200 euros surpassing the 1.2 liter block Puretech 82 horsepower Peugeot 308 entry but also the range of the Golf 7 basic, with a 85 horsepower engine 1.2l TSI (see all prices Mégane 4).