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    Video: Bizarre new Renault Twingo R.S ad stars two girls and one fishbowl

    You don't have to belong to PETA to believe in the ethical treatment of animals. And if you count yourself in that lump, perhaps it's best to avoid watching the video below. That said, Renault has released the second of its so-called "Challenge Us If You Can" videos, this time filmed at the ...

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    Official: Renault fetes Red Bull Racing with special edition Twingo

    Used to be if Renault wanted to celebrate a Formula One team with special edition, it would celebrate its own. But having sold the bulk of its own team to Lotus and Genii Capital in favor of supplying engines to a greater variety of independent teams, its latest commemorative hot hatches honor ...

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    Video: Renault Twingo R.S. makes a lousy bowling ball

    Renault Sport invited its fans to suggest challenges for the Twingo R.S. to overcome, and one of the chosen feats was for it to play the ball in a game of ten-pin. After some establishing shots and burnouts, the 133-horsepower hot hatch gets going down the lane. To make sure it doesn't ...

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    Official: Renault blings out the Twingo with Mauboussin

    The Renault Twingo wouldn't be one of the first vehicles that comes to mind when you think of luxury. In fact, just the opposite: it's one of Europe's most affordable little hatchbacks. But a new special edition aims to upset that particular apple cart through a collaboration with French jeweler ...

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    Official: Renault announces facelifted F1-inspired Twingo R.S.

    There are two additional performance versions of the Renault Twingo joining the base model introduced earlier this year: the Twingo R.S. and Twingo Gordini R.S. They are set apart from the donor hatch by a lower bumper element meant to mimic the nose of an F1 car (Mercedes-Benz once did something ...

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    Official: Renault gets creative with Twingo art cars

    Art cars are becoming de rigeur once again, but while most automakers getting in on the action contract painters of some sort or another to spruce up their products, Renault has gone in a slightly different direction for its latest project. To celebrate the arrival of its new Twingo hatchback, ...

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    Official: Renault Twingo gets a nosejob en route to Frankfurt

    If you're looking at the above image and think "Nissan", well you're not far off. Though it may look like a new stablemate for the Juke, this is actually the latest Twingo, built by Renault (Nissan's industrial ally) atop the same platform as the previous-generation Micra. The solitary image ...

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    Official: Renault gears up for race weekend with Silverstone GP edition Twingo & Clio RS

    With the British Grand Prix coming up this weekend, Renault has launched a pair of special edition hot hatches to join its new Megane Trophy. Based on the existing Twingo Renaultsport 133 and Clio Renaultsport 200, the Silverstone GP editions upgrade on their already considerable levels of ...

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    Video: Renault's racy lesbian Twingo ad banned from Italian TV

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    Some cars are unfairly derided as "chick cars," like the Mini Cooper or the Mazda MX-5. Less so the Renault Twingo. While we're sure it's a good car for its class, it doesn't exactly ooze testosterone. Which is fine, of course, because not every car ...

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    Sacré Bleu! Renault pawns its heritage with base Twingo Gordini

    Renault Twingo Gordini – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The name Gordini used to mean something to fans of nimble, spritely European cars. Not unlike Fiat's Abarth, Gordini was an officially sanctioned tuning garage whose iconic blue-and-white versions of otherwise humble Renault ...

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    Geneva 2010: Renault Clio and Twingo get the Gordini treatment

    Renault Clio Gordini R.S. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's amazing what a little paint and a few stickers can do for a small car. To illustrate that point, take a gander at the special Gordini edition Renault Clio and Twingo in the gallery below. Granted, the improvements ...

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    Street Legal Racer: Renaultsport launches entry-level rally-spec Twingo

    Renaultsport Twingo R2 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    For such a tiny car, Renault's punchy little Twingo RS sure has been getting a lot attention lately. First came the launch of the Twingo Gordini edition, reviving a long-dormant racing nameplate for the French automaker. Then ...

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    Lazareth creates mid-mounted, Range Rover V8-powered Renault Twingo Trophy [*w/VIDEO]

    Renault Twingo Trophy - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Years ago, on a post-collegiate backpacking trip through Europe, we became strangely obsessed with the Renault Twingo. Going so far as to compose red vin induced Weird Al style poems, "Twingo, Twingo little car, how I wonder why you ...

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    Renaultsport launches hardcore Twingo 133 Cup

    Renault Twingo RS 133 Cup – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hot hatch enthusiasts the world over know that Renault makes some of the best in the business. The Clio Renaultsport, in its various iterations, has a strong following, as does the Megane RS. And with the current iteration ...

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    REPORT: Renault to relaunch Gordini performance brand in 2010

    While it may seem like an inopportune time to exhume a performance marque, that's just what Renault is up to, says Car. According to the U.K. glossy, Renault will relaunch the Gordini brand in Europe next year with a new Twingo variant. You may recall that it was recently revealed that the French ...

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    Renault working on Twingo roadster?

    Those who mourned the passing of the Smart Roadster may be interested by the reports that Renault is preparing to launch a tiny convertible of its own. The diminutive spider is tipped to be based on the existing Renault Twingo, and feature a manual targa-style deployable roof that can be stowed in ...

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    Pics & Details Aplenty: Renault Twingo RS

    Click above for hi-res gallery of the Twingo Renault Sport After its initial unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show this past March, Renault has finally released full details – including pricing, equipment, and a whole $h!tload of new photos – of the new Twingo Renault Sport. Following the ...

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    Dragonslayer: Renault rolls out the Twingo Extreme

    The Twingo still won't take you to mythical Silene, but the UK gets its own specially pimped version of the entry-level Twingo called the "Extreme." Think of it as a Tercel Blackhawk en français, s'il vous plaît. The Twingo Extreme consists of mostly graphics for the exterior, though ...

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    Spy Shots: Renaultsport Twingo 120

    Anyone who knows hot hatches knows that Renault is king. While other championship-winning automakers put their racing experience into six-figure supercars, Renaultsport puts its into grocery-haulers to turn out such splendidly chuckable pocket-rockets as the Clio 197 and Megane 225. Evidently ...

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    Rumormill: Renault to show Twingo C+C at Frankfurt

    Autotriti, a Greek automotive website, is reporting that Renault has a surprise up its sleeve for the Frankfurt Motor Show. That surprise is said to be a Twingo Coupe + Cabriolet. Visual differences between the C+C and the Twingo hatchback will be extensive -- so much so that the instrument panel ...


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