New Renault CLIO GT LINE now available at showrooms_resize Fresh from its recent Clio GT Line preview in September, Renault Malaysia (TC Euro Cars) has now confirmed the Clio GT Line’s availability in the country. TC Euro Cars also firmed up on the price of RM118,000 for its supposedly top-of-the-line Compact variant.

The Renault Clio GT Line is presented exclusively in its recognizable five-door, sleek coupe-like profile. Its front-end design, which features the prominent Renault logo, is set against a glossy black background, which is further emphasized by the headlights and wide-set LED daytime running lights. A special rear bumper design is complimented by body-colored side protective mouldings with dark metal insert, dark metal door mirror housing and extra-tinted glass. Adding spice to the profile, the Clio GT Line receives special 17-inch alloy wheels as well as the GT Line badging on the tailgate, which also features the spoiler from Renault Clio R.S.; all of which contribute to the sporty exterior of the 2015 Renault Clio GT Line. Furthermore, the rear door handles are concealed close to the quarter lights to denote its dynamic intent.

A longer wheelbase on the Clio GT Line gives extra space on the inside, along with a whole lot of sports theme elements such as; dark carbon upholstery, a grey-trimmed dashboard sculpted in the shape of an aircraft wing and Renault Sport door sill guards, as well as a boot space of 300 liters, expandable to 1,146 liters with the rear seats folded down. Other interior highlights include 7-inch touchscreen MediaNav System, auto headlights and rain sensors, keyless entry and push start button with walkaway lock function, cruise control and speed limiter, motorway mode indicators and the Renault Bass Reflex system.

In the powerplant department, the Clio GT Line features the TCe 120 engine with a turbocharger to deliver an output of 120 PS and peak torque of 190 Nm; that enables acceleration from 0-100 km/h in 9.9 seconds. At the same time, this spirited yet fuel-efficient engine also offers fuel efficiency of up to 5.lL/100km , equivalent to CO2 emissions of 120g/km. With the available Eco mode, fuel savings improve by approximately 10 percent.

Going the extra mile to improve handling and stability for a more comfortable and enjoyable driving experience, the suspension on Renault Clio GT Line has been developed to provide driving precision with less noise and vibration. The safety features to ensure the Clio GT Line is a true recipient of the Euro NCAP 5-star, the passive list comprises four airbags, a pressure sensor, anti-whiplash head rests and ISOFIX. enhanced pedestrian protection. The active safety features list, on the other hand, consists of Electronic Stability Control, Roll Movement Intervention, ABS, Emergency Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist.

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TC Euro Cars retails the Renault Clio GT Line at RM118,000, minus insurance. There are four color options: Malta Blue, Diamond Black, Glacier White and Flame Red (for an additional RM5,000). The Clio GT Line package comes with five-year unlimited warranty,

Link to previous feature on the Renault Clio GT Line