NEWS FROM RENAULT BIRMINGHAMFor immediate release: Wednesday, 6th June 2012
UNIQUE RENAULT TWIZY TURNS HEADS AT BIRMINGHAM PRIDE
Renault Birmingham donned its glad-rags over the Queen’s Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend, 2nd/3rd June, to take part for the first time in the flamboyant and spectacular Birmingham Pride event on Hurst Street in the city.
The Digbeth-based dealer displayed three of Renault’s most striking current models at this year’s festival – the Renault Twizy, Renault Mégane Coupé and the special edition Renault Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet Floride.Organised by the Birmingham Pride Committee, the free annual two-day event is the largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) festival of its kind in the UK and all three Renaults drew admiring glances from the thousands of people in attendance.
Chris Avery, Renault Birmingham General Manager, said: “We were absolutely delighted to be part of Birmingham Pride for the first time, it’s a huge event for the city and important for Renault Birmingham to be involved in such a popular and busy festival.“There was lots of colour, excitement and a real carnival atmosphere, and our stand attracted a lot of interest throughout the weekend from the thousands of people who attended. All three models we had on display, the Twizy, Mégane Coupé and Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet Floride, turned heads – especially the Twizy!”
Renault Birmingham car display at Birmingham Pride
Renault Twizy forms part of the manufacturer’s ever-expanding electric vehicle range and the futuristic Twizy is ideal for the busy streets of the UK’s ‘second city’. Measuring just 2.34 metres in length, 1.24 metres wide, the environmentally friendly Renault Twizy is designed to make electric motoring as practical as possible.Priced from £6,690 on the road for the Urban model, with the addition of a monthly battery lease costing £45 including VAT for a 36 month/4,500 miles per year agreement, Renault Twizy represents outstanding value.
The Renault Mégane Coupé starts at £16,775 on the road for the Expression+ 1.6 110 model with the top-of-the-range GT Line TomTom dCi 160 priced at £22,990 OTR. Meanwhile, the special edition Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet Floride TCe130 carries an on the road price tag of £24,385.
For more information regarding the Renault Twizy, Renault Mégane Coupé and Renault Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet Floride, visit the Renault Birmingham dealership on High Street in Digbeth or call 0121 252 7000.