Renault Megane Trophy: French Mid-Engined Hot-Hatch Madness For The Track

Meet the latest in a long line of terrifying mid-engined French hot-hatches, the Renault Megane Trophy. The Trophy, revealed today at the Paris Motor Show » 10/02/08 2:45pm 10/02/08 2:45pm, is just like the new , but completely different. The French unquestionably know how to make a great hot hatch, but if there's one thing they do even better it's…

Renault Megane R26.R Screams Around The Nurburgring

Recently unveiled at the 2008 British Motor Show, the Renault Megane R26.R was proclaimed the fastest front-wheel-drive production car to lap the Nurburgring. Now, Renault is backing up their claims of an 8:17 lap with this video of the French hot hatch buzzing around the famed German circuit. It may not be as quick… » 8/04/08 11:20am 8/04/08 11:20am