History of Hot Hatches in ten cars
Ten fast, diminutive hatchbacks that chart the hot hatch genome
Posted: 04 Feb 2014
2008 Renault Megane R26.R
As the swan song for the second gen Megane, the R26.R needed to go with a bang, which explains why the Renaultsport 230 Renault F1 Team R26.R was 123 kg lighter than the normal RS, had 227 horsepower, a full cage, six-point harness and plastic windows. Not so much a hot hatch, but a boiling one.