6 September 2018

With the keys to two of 2018’s more exciting hot hatchbacks and an empty Blyton Park racetrack, Matt Prior and Dan Prosser find out which is best: the Renault Megane RS 280 or Hyundai i30 N.

The Megane has slightly more power and, in Cup spec as driven here, comes with tuned suspension and a limited slip differential. The i30 N, tested in standard form instead of with the optional performance pack, lacks a diff - but is arguably the more pliant of the two on the road.

But which will come out top on track?

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Flatcap chap 25 July 2020

Be careful....

its amazing what you can make out of old carrier bags. 

rheece 19 November 2018

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very interesting post



jeremyjs 7 September 2018

Nice to see the N in standard spec

I must say I really enjoy listening to you two. Always interesting and well judged commentary. Thanks