Renaultsport Twingo 133 unveiled

Article George Chapman
Feb 15, 2012

Updated Renaultsport Twingo 133 joins standard model.

The recently updated Renault Twingo will soon be available in hot Renaultsport Twingo 133 spec.

The Twingo 133 will go head to head with the and Suzuki Swift Sport, and forthcoming Volkswagen up! review" href="/reviews/volkswagen/up/hatchback/review" target="_self">Volkswagen up! GT.

The top of the range Twingo features all the updates found on the standard model, including a new headlight and grille arrangement and split tail lights. In addition, the 133 gets a new bodykit, roof spoiler, larger alloy wheels and a rear diffuser, which improves aerodynamics.

On the inside, the cabin uses higher quality dashboard materials, while colour-coded highlights on the steering wheel and sports seats mark out the Renaultsport model.

Power comes from the same 133bhp 1.6-litre petrol engine as the current Renaultsport Twingo. It can accelerate from 0-62mph in 8.7 seconds and return fuel economy of 42mpg.

Prices are expected to start at around £13,000, with deliveries due in April.

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