The new Megane R.S. is here and this is what it costs...

The much-anticipated Renault Megane R.S. is said to offer a host of adrenaline-inducing features for those who love to drive! 

Sports-driving enthusiasts will be excited to hear that the new Renault Megane R.S. has hit SA’s shores and that it offers what the automaker describes as “the absolute best of the RENAULT SPORT world”.

The much-anticipated Megane R.S. offers a host of adrenaline-inducing features for those who love to drive!

  • DESIGN that talks to performance, with wider tracks and features taken from the world of motorsport; and a dynamic dazzling new exterior colour – Tonic Orange
  • An enhanced CHASSIS combining performance, agility and stability. With exclusive 4CONTROL technology, strong core components and four hydraulic compression stops.
  • New Generation ENGINES AND GEARBOXES, with a brand new 1.8-litre turbo engine and a choice of Manual or EDC gearbox.
  • Next Level R.S. TECHNOLOGY to boost performance and versatility, with unique – and enhanced- R.S. features such as the intuitive and more powerful R.S. Monitor; high-performance R.S. Vision lighting and Multi-Sense to customise your sports car experience.
  • The introduction of the exhilarating New MEGANE R.S. CUP & LUX Models completes the already renowned Megane core Model Range, which has been re-shuffled to allow greater accessibility by means of an Expression derivative.

Also read: Car Review: The new Renault Clio R.S. 

For more information on the new Megane R.S. keep checking our site for our review, which we’ll have up once we’ve sampled this exciting product!

Pricing for the new Renault Megane R.S.


–       MEGANE Expression                  84kW                     R  274 900

–       MEGANE Dynamique Manual          97kW                  R  314 900

–       MEGANE  Dynamique EDC          97kW                     R  344 900

–       New MEGANE R.S. 280 CUP            205kW Manual     R  549 900

–       New MEGANE R.S. 280 EDC LUX        205kW EDC      R  549 900


–       Metallic paint                      R  2 522

–       Leather seats                   R 10 088

–       Special Metallic Paint (R.S. Models)      R 10 088

–       19” Alloy wheels (R.S. 280 EDC LUX)    R  8 070

As with Renault’s entire product range, the Renault Megane models come standard with a 5-year/150 000km mechanical warranty, a 3-year/45 000km service plan (with service intervals at 15 000km intervals on the core range and 10 000km on R.S. models) and a 6-year anti-corrosion warranty.

Start of sales:     Mid-September (Megane range and R.S. 280 CUP)

Beginning November (Megane R.S. 280 EDC LUX)