Boulogne-billancourt (france), 24. May 2012 – the current formula 1 season is more exciting than in previous years: after five races, there have already been five different winners. It’s quite possible that the monaco grand prix on sunday (may 27) will be won by a driver who. May) by a driver who has not yet won this year. In any case, there is little left of the superiority with which red bull dominated the races in 2011 and eventually won the constructors’ title. A little of this glamour is to be found in the new special model twingo r.S. Bringing back red bull racing rb7 from renault. Background: renault supplies engines to a number of formula 1 teams, including red bull.
Black and yellow
The limited sports version of the small car includes a cup sports suspension, black 17-inch alloys, the on-board telemetry system r.S. Monitor and a checkered flag-style roof decor. With the cup chassis, the special model is another four millimeters lower than with the normal sports chassis of the twingo r.S.. The steamers and springs are ten percent stiffer. Visually, the black-painted racer gets a few yellow accents along the way: the upper parts of the rearview mirror housings, the rear wing and a panel in the front bumper are painted in this color. R.S.-typical are the widened fenders and the rear diffuser. The doors are decorated in the colors of the red bull formula 1 team.
World champion badge
As with the normal r.S. The interior of the special edition twingo r.S red bull racing rb7 decorated with yellow stitching on the steering wheel and seat covers and dashboard. The latter is additionally adorned with glossy black panels. Also the housing of the tachometer and the lateral air glands are painted glossy black. A cd radio will be standard equipment. By a numbered plaque with the inscription "fia 2011 world champion" and a renault sport logo in the gear knob, the limited edition formula 1 twingo is supposed to differ from the regular r.S.-model.
Price still open
The twingo r is powered.S. Red bull racing rb7 from the well-known 1.6-liter four-cylinder, which produces 133 hp. The four-cylinder naturally aspirated engine offers a maximum torque of 160 nm. With it, the twingo accelerates from zero to 100 km in 8.7 seconds. Renault will start taking orders for the special model in june 2012. The manufacturer has not yet given any details about the limitation, also not about the price. The normal twingo r.S. In the form of the twingo gordini r.S. Costs 16.990 euro.