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RENAULT Twingo Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 7
First production year: 1998
Engines: Gasoline, Electric, Diesel
Body style: Hatchback
 

2019 - Present

Renault first introduced Twingo in 1992 as a four-passenger city car with a turning circle of only 4.30m. The new Twingo, launched in 2019, comes with a loading length of 2.31 meters and 3 available engines. The SCe 75 engine provides the best balance between fuel consumption and driving joy, helping to reduce gasoline consumption and cut CO2 emissions (this engine is available with a manual ...

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gasoline engines:

  RENAULT Twingo SCe 65 1.0L 5MT (65 HP)

  RENAULT Twingo SCe 75 1.0L 5MT (75 HP)

  RENAULT Twingo TCe 95 0.9L 5MT (93 HP)

  RENAULT Twingo TCe 95 0.9L 6AT (93 HP)

electric:

  RENAULT Twingo Z.E. 22 kWh

2016 - 2019

Renault tweaked the Twingo to provide more fun in a small package and introduced it in a GT trim level in 2016. Renault developed the third generation of the Twingo together with Mercedes-Benz. The German carmaker introduced it under the SMART brand, while Renault continued its supermini saga with a four-door vehicle, which was something new for it. Moreover, the return of the rear-wheel-driv...

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gasoline engines:

  RENAULT Twingo GT 0.9 TCe 5MT (110 HP)

2014 - Present

After twenty two years since it cam on the market, the Renault Twingo city car is back in 2014, coming with something it never had - a rear engine. This, along with the rear-wheel-drive transmission makes the new Twingo even more fun to drive around the city, freeing up the front of the car and enabling it to dive faster into corners. Stylistically, the designers started from a blank paper as...

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2011 - 2014

After four years on the market, the second generation of the Twingo received a well-deserved update and regained some of its customers. While the first generation of the Twingo was more or less an experiment for the French carmaker, the second generation was a hit among the supermini vehicles. This time it had the correct dimensions to accommodate four people inside, and not just four skinny ...

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2007 - Present

We can probably all agree that the Twingo was not the most stylish small car out there. Along the years, the Renault Twingo was mostly sold for its modularity. The sliding rear bench was very practical and the Twingo had built reputation on interior space. For 2007, Renault decided to bring a sportier version of the regular Twingo, the Twingo GT. The new model didn’t sport the already k...

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2007 - 2011

The second generation of the Renault Twingo came on the market in 2007 and it offered a good solution for the urban mobility at an affordable price on a car-market that was sinking. While the first generation became famous after picturing two sumo fighters aboard and out through the folded rooftop, the second generation came without that option. But it came well-equipped and with a better saf...

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1998

Renault Twingo is a mini car unveiled by the French carmaker in 1992 at the Paris Auto Show but introduced in production in early 1993. Since it was first presented to the general public, the Twingo received multiple facelifts in 1998, 2000 and 2004 as well as a second generation in 2007. Although it shared numerous parts with lots of other Renault models, the Twingo managed to gain the market&#...

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