Renault Twingo GT 2008 Road Test

Thu, 21 Feb 2008
1.2 60PS Extreme £7,500
1.2 75PS Dynamique £8,375
1.2 100PS TCE GT £9,995

Dynamique and GT available from September 2007
Extreme available from February 2008

Twingo Extreme equipment includes:

14” wheels with 195/65 R14 tyres and ‘Fidji’ wheel trims
ABS with EBD (electronic Brake Distribution) and brake assist
Driver and front passenger lateral airbags
Remote central-locking with dead-locking and anti-drill door locks Insurance-approved engine immobiliser
Black internally adjustable door mirrors
Fixed one-piece folding rear seat
2 X 15W RDS radio CD with fingertip control
front fog lights
electric front windows
rev counter

Twingo Dynamique equipment additionally includes:

Brushed aluminium effect instrument surrounds
Dark carbon injected dashboard
Rev counter
15” ‘Alizar’ alloy wheels
Sports body styling (foglights, body coloured side mouldings, sports bumpers)
2 x 15W CD RDS radio.

Dynamique available in seven colours, two non-metallic – Pacific Blue and Capsicum Red, and five metallic, Pearl Black, Mercury, Tempest, Blaze and Extreme Blue.

Twingo GT equipment additionally includes:

Leather steering wheel
Aluminium effect pedals
Air conditioning
15” ‘Noxiane’ alloy wheels
Electrically adjustable silver door mirrors
Rear spoiler
Visible exhaust pipe
GT sports suspension
Extra tinted glass in rear windows and tailgate.

GT available in six colours, one non-metallic, Capsicum Red, and five metallic as per the Dynamique version.

Options include decals such as Union Jack door handle graphics (£45) and wing badges (£15), or Cross of St. George wing badges (£15), white or black racing stripes (£80) or chequered flag door graphics (£80).

Option of integrated Bluetooth hands-free telephone system.

Option of ‘TunePoint’ Audio Connection Box which enables personal music collections stored on USB keys, portable MP3 players or iPods® to be played through the car's audio system and operated via the steering wheel-mounted controls.

4 STAR NCAP Crash Safety Rating with 28 points out of possible 37. 2 star pedestrian protection.

Built at Novo Mesto factory in Slovenia.


2 years unlimited mileage then further year to 60,000 miles
3 years paint warranty
12 year body warranty against perforation
Mechanical warranties can be extended up to 5 years or 100,000 miles.

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