New to the rejuvenated Mégane R.S. range is the impressive R-Link enhanced satellite navigation system displayed on a 7" touch screen tablet. This 'technologie innovative' provides an impressive range of functions and includes the R.S. Monitor 2.0, an on-board telemetry system that captures your driving performance information in real time for logging or uploading online as well as offering 2D/3D maps, turn by turn directions, voice recognition and a customisable home page.
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The secret behind the Mégane R.S. 265 and its 195kW of raw power is its turbo-charged engine. Developed by Renault Sport Technologies using their FORMULA ONE® expertise, it produces 360Nm of torque and contains 265 units of horsepower. It is capable of 0–100km/h acceleration in just 6 seconds!
The Mégane R.S. 265 Cup Premium features super light RECARO® leather-trimmed front bucket seats, designed for maximum safety, control, and handling while on the road (option).
No matter what’s going on outside you’ll always feel comfortable inside thanks to the dual zone climate control system, standard across the Mégane R.S. 265 range. While keeping front seat occupants at their ideal temperature, the pollen filter keeps nasties out and provides only the freshest air so you can breathe easily.
The combination of rear view camera and parking sensors in the Mégane R.S. 265 Cup Premium provides greater safety for all, both inside and outside your vehicle. The view behind your vehicle is displayed clearly on the 7" screen so you can reverse and park safely, knowing your path is clear of hazards.
The mechanical limited slip differential in the Megane R.S. 265 delivers outstanding traction and ensures greater stability when braking, improving the efficient transmission of power to the road and allowing faster acceleration, sooner. It kicks in immediately under hard acceleration and cornering.
For concert-quality audio reproduction, the Radio Auditorium Sound by Arkamys® system in the Mégane R.S. 265 never misses a beat. The system comprises four speakers, four tweeters and steering wheel controls, CD/MP3 and radio sources plus the option of audio connectivity to your smartphone via USB, auxiliary, or Bluetooth® audio streaming.
The R.S. Drive system on the Mégane R.S. 265 provides you with the option of various levels of stability control and engine response. Three modes – Normal, Sport and ESC off (Race mode) – allow the driver to control the sports handling and traction control systems. In Race mode the Electronic Stability Control is completely disconnected and the raw power of the Megane R.S. is unleashed.
The new R.S. Monitor 2.0, available across the Mégane R.S. range, is directly inspired by technology employed in motorsport. This on-board telemetry system records your driving performance information in real time. Data displayed includes acceleration, G-forces, temperatures, wheelspin and more. The data-logging option allows capture of this information to upload online, where you can join communities and create local maps and courses to drive.
The Mégane R.S. 265 features Renault’s newest integrated multimedia system – R-Link. This innovative technology provides an impressive range of features including the innovative R.S. Monitor 2.0, voice control of the applications and more. The unique R-Sound functionality allows you to change the note of the engine to sound like you’re driving other highperformance vehicles.
The Mégane R.S. 265 features Renault’s renowned Cup chassis, designed to enable razor-sharp handling, producing low body roll through hard corners and maintaining driver control.
Renault Sport’s ‘PerfoHub’ independent steering axis in the Mégane R.S. 265 ensures stable front suspension under hard acceleration or when applying a significant amount of steering lock, cutting torque-steer.
You don’t even need to touch the key to get in the car and get going. The Renault Smart Key can stay in your bag or pocket, unlocking the doors at a single touch of the door handle. Once inside, you simply press the start button to start the engine.