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Posted: 06 May 2014
Renault has fitted a Megane RS with a really big Akrapovic exhaust system
Why? Because Seat has lapped the Nürburgring in under eight minutes, and Renault wants its crown back as the king of the front-drive hot hatches. Well, we imagine that's why.
Teasing us with the ‘#Under8' logo, Renault is preparing a Nürburgring monster to counter both the Seat Leon's time, and the mounting threat of the new Civic Type-R that Honda reckons will do a sub-8m lap time too.
The hot hatch fight for the ‘Ring just got very, very exciting.
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