British Journal of Auto Express has published a test prototype spy photos Renault Clio next generation. The car will be declassified in March next year at the Motor Show in Geneva, and in the sale will go to European dealers in the summer.
Judging by the pictures, “Clio” fourth generation gets a new hood, front bumper and the other a V-shaped grille, made in the style of a similar element in restyling Twingo. Also, the car will swap headlights and taillights, but the test prototype was equipped with a light engineering from the current Clio.
Direction of the design of future models of the French brand was previously demonstrated in the concept carts DeZir, R-Space and Captur, under development by the new Renault chief designer Laurens van den Acker.
As previously reported, Renault Clio next generation will get a new base engine. They become three-cylinder turbo engine volume 0.9 liters and output of 89 horsepower. This engine will replace the old 1.2-liter unit, developing 75 horsepower.
Also hatchback will be offered with turbocharged “fours” with the capacity from 105 to 190 horsepower and diesel, the impact of which will be from 75 to 130 horsepower.
In addition, some engines as an option will be available robotic gearbox with two clutches, and for “a charged» Clio RS – 1,6-liter turbo, which will replace the atmospheric unit.