Renault has released two special edition Clio models, Rush and Extreme 4, which are on sale now.

The new Clio Extreme 4 special edition is based on the Dynamique, and incorporates many of its features including 15″ ‘Alium’ alloy wheels and sports rear spoiler.

The Extreme 4 adds body coloured bumper inserts, blue-grey “Extreme” upholstery and brushed aluminium finish instrument surrounds with blue-grey detail. Other standard features are a 2 x 15W RDS Radio Cassette with four speakers and fingertip controls and optional single CD player.

Customers can also choose from five options – single CD player, sunroof, aircon, metallic paint, telephone preparation – and one option pack – Chill Pack (Air conditioning and CD Player).

It’s available in three door only but with a choice of engines, from 1.2 16V 75 hp, 1.4 16V 98 hp and 1.6 16V 110 hp petrol to the 1.5 diesel engine in 65, 80 or 100 hp.

Insurance groups are the same as the Dynamique trim level, starting from 3E. Prices start at £8,795 for the 1.2 16V 75hp, £505 less than the Dynamique. Free insurance is also available on Renault Selections from 19 years old on the 1.2 and 1.5 dCi engines.

The New Clio Rush is based on the existing entry-level Authentique version and offers a saving of £1,200 when purchased on Renault Selections. Standard equipment includes ABS with EBD, 2 x 15W RDS radio cassette with four speakers and remote control, electric front windows and electric power assisted steering. In addition, the Rush has four additional features as standard: “Astramix” upholstery with light grey dashboard inserts, height adjustable driver’s seat, 60: 40 split folding rear seat, and three height adjustable rear headrests.

Customers can also choose from four options including 2 x 15W RDS radio/ single CD player at £100, manual tilt/ slide glass sunroof at £200, pre-telephone equipment at £100 and Metallic paint at £325.

The Rush is available in both three and five door versions and customers can choose from either a petrol engine, 1.2 8V 60 hp, or the popular diesel engine, 1.5 dCi 65 hp. The insurance groups for New Clio Rush are 2E for the 1.2 and 3E for the 1.5 dCi engine.

It’s available in six colours, and one new colour – Mercury and is on sale now. The three door version is priced at £7,995 for the 1.2 and £8,995 for the 1.5 dCi 65 on the road. Prices for the five door are £8,595 for the 1.2 and £9,595 for the 1.5 dCi 65 on the road.