2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Review, Release and Price – This is the latest information about the 2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport release date, interior, exterior, price, and engine. Luxury cars are reaching new heights in terms of elegance, has elegant shape, quality, and performance of the car is very suitable for driving. This year, Peugeot brand has issued a new car. That’s why latestcarrelease.com will provide the most accurate information about the 2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Concept.
All the strength of style of the RCZ is enhanced by the very dynamic performance and the 270bhp of this R version which will delight the enthusiasts of sports cars.” Xavier Peugeot, Peugeot Product Director.
The sporting success of the RCZ Peugeot Sport developed for racing and the passion it arouses could not remain unanswered. A series developed by Peugeot Sport to be even sportier and with the performance of the new version of the RCZ was an obvious step!” Bruno Famin, Peugeot Sport Director.
2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Interior
Opening the door reveals a cockpit of purpose, dedicated to delighting the sensations of the driver it instantly immerses the ‘driver’ in a sporting, subtly elitist atmosphere.
From the ‘Peugeot Sport’ embossed sills, to the quality of detailing of the red stitching on the dashboard, and leather steering wheel, gear lever gaiter, door panels, armrests and seats all contribute to an appealing and sporty interior ambience.
The seats are specifically of a new sports design, dressed in a mix of full grain Nappa leather and black Alcantara and branded with the monogram ‘R’. On the centre console a chrome plate confirms the character with a red inscribed ‘R’ emerging from a certification plate of brushed aluminium with four visible screw fixings. Inspired by aviation, it symbolises the hallmark of ‘Peugeot Sport’.
When entering the vehicle, the driver discovers an ergonomic driving position, ideal for enjoying the dynamic qualities of the Peugeot RCZ R. The smaller steering wheel and short shift gear stick with a specific aluminium knob have red highlights which compliment the bespoke bucket seats developed by Peugeot Sport.
It boasts of sports seats made of leather or Alcantara with red stitching throughout. The gear knob is polished and pinched. The exhaust system draws engine induction noise from an intake and amplifies it into the cockpit and the steering wheel is slightly smaller compared to other cars.
The 2014 Peugeot RCZ R is expected to go on sale in March 2014 in Australia. The price will be around $58,990 but the final price is yet to be finalized.
2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Exterior
The fluid and powerful style, combining the strength and sophistication of the new RCZ, gives it a sporty and exclusive character. Each element has been designed specifically for RCZ R to contribute to its dynamic performance and identifiable style enhancing the attributes of the RCZ.” Pierre Paul Mattei, Head of Design for RCZ.
Matt black roof arches distinguish and adorn the Peugeot RCZ R. Its suspension is lowered by 10mm and the alloy wheels are 19 inches in diameter to optimise grip and give the RCZ R an expressive posture. Its bespoke alloys have a two-tone diamond / black matt, technical and sporty finish with an ‘R’ monogram milled directly onto a visible part of the alloy wheel. They have been designed to accommodate and optimise the cooling of new larger brakes, the red calipers at the front are signed ‘Peugeot Sport’.
It comes in a matte black roof which arches distinguish and adorn it. The suspension has been lowered by around 10mm and the wheels, which are made of alloy, are 19 inches in diameter.
The alloys are bespoke that come in two tone black matte or diamond finishes. The rear spoiler is perfectly integrated to ensure a better down force when the rear is stretched.
It comes with two chromed exhaust pipes that have been located symmetrically. The exhaust has been reworked for reduced sound and improved performance.
The Peugeot RCZ R comes in four different colors; mercury grey, opal white, nera black and Moroccan red. It is also available in a range of custom made gloss or satin roof treatments and decal designs.
2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Equipment
Available in 4 colours: Moroccan Red, Nera Black, Mercury Grey and Opal White, Peugeot RCZ R also offers a range of custom made satin or gloss carbon roof treatments, decal designs and black mirror shells.
A high level of safety equipment and comfort is available on RCZ R with Xenon projector headlamps with washers. A full multimedia system WIP (World of Peugeot) Nav Plus is standard too.
2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Sporty
“The search for performance and efficiency evolved through a race-bred programme has guided many choices during the RCZ R’s development, including the design and specification of the drivetrain, gearbox, brakes and tyres beyond the usual criteria, in order to allow the most enthusiastic drivers to perform.” Budar Pierre, Project Manager RCZ R.
The sporty nature of the Peugeot RCZ R is reflected in its performance figures, with a maximum speed of 155mph (electronically limited), a 0 to 62mph (100kph) achieved in 5.9 seconds, the 400m standing start in 14.2 seconds and 1000m in 25.4 seconds. The times are also very low from 50 to 70mph, which takes just 6.8 seconds in (6th) top gear.
2014 Peugeot RCZ R Sport Engine
To get 270bhp and 330Nm of torque from a 1.6-litre engine and be resistant to sports use on the racetrack, it was necessary to introduce new high-performance, competitive solutions. Peugeot Sport has all the skills to do this. Research and Development teams brought together their experiences and expertise to ensure the sustainability of the car and its industrial application. Thierry Chauvet, Engine Development Manager for RCZ R.
Peugeot RCZ R is equipped with a new 1.6-litre THP turbo gasoline direct injection. It develops its maximum power of 199kW (270bhp) at 6000rpm and a maximum torque of 330Nm at 1900rpm to 5500 rpm.
It comes with the new THP engine which releases 270 horsepower from the 1.6 liter displacement with only 145g/km of CO2. It accelerates from 0 to 62 mph in under six seconds.
This makes the Peugeot RCZ R is a very efficient car that provides optimum performance. It was assembled with a Torsen differential that promises dynamic sensations and grip efficiency at a high level.