Used Renault Clio Vehicles

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  • 2018
  • 115,000 km
  • Manual
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Used Renault Clio For Sale

Used Renault Clio for Sale right here in South Africa are the hot hatches that helped to reintroduce this exciting French brand to the country. It is the literal “oh la la” car that made French cars fun again!

From their affordability and safety features to their reliability and invigorating design style, we’re yet to find a Group1 Pre-owned customer who is not impressed by this feisty car!

Launched in 1990 to great critical and commercial success, all New and Used Renault Clio Cars have become the mainstay of the Renault brands resurgence for the past two decades.

Introducing the Legendary Renault Clio Lineage

Fifth Generation Renault Clio
2022 – Present

The fifth generation Renault Clio was unveiled at the Geneva Motor show in 2019 and released internationally the following year. It was launched in South Africa in 2021 as the ‘22 model, following the phenomenal success of the long-lived 4th generation.

The Clio V comes in three trim levels, the Life, Zen and Intens. You will get a comprehensive range of luxury and safety features, a nippy, fun drive and altogether great supermini.

All three share the same 1.0-litre turbo engine and 5-speed manual gearbox. This new engine gives 74kW and 160 Nm of torque, an improvement of 8kW and 20 Nm compared to the previous generation, and using 5.7 litres/100 km in a combined cycle.

Fifth Generation Renault Clio at a Glance

Power Train

Engine

  • 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbo petrol: 74kW and 160 Nm

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual

Wheelbase

  • 2,583 mm

Length

  • 4,050 mm

Height

  • 1,440 mm

Curb Weight

  • 1,598 kg

Fourth Generation Renault Clio
2012 – 2022

Introduced at the 2012 Paris Motor Show with sales commencing a month later, the Fourth Generation Renault Clio took everything that was great about the previous generations of Clio Hatchbacks and made it better! Its already sterling fuel economy was improved, as was the reliability of ite engine choices. Stylish design calls were also made to make the car much more appealing than ever before, which has helped ensure that the popularity of the Clio in South Africa is bigger than ever before.

The current Clio IV also now features a new hands-free system, rear camera connectivity, the Renault R-Link 7-inch Infotainment System and a six-speed dual-clutch transmission in selected models.

Did You Know? The modern Clio is one of the safest cars that Renault has ever built and includes ABS, EBA Cruise control with Speed Limiter, Hill Start Assist, Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR) as well as driver, passenger, front and side airbags with passenger airbag disable function as standard.

Fourth Generation Renault Clio at a Glance

Power Train

Engine

  • 0.9 L Turbo Petrol
  • 1.2 L Petrol
  • 1.2 L Petrol
  • 1.5 L Diesel
  • (Please note that not engine derivatives are available in South Africa)

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual
  • 6-speed automatic

Wheelbase

  • 2,589 mm

Length

  • 4,062 mm

Height

  • 1,448 mm

Curb Weight

  • 980–1,071 kg (Model Dependant)

Third Generation Renault Clio
2005 – 2012

This was the first of the “next generation Clio” that took this popular vehicle into a different class. Considerably larger and more expensive than previous Clio model, it was unveiled to much fanfare at the 2005 Frankfurt Motor Show and was based on the Nissan B platform which was also used to produce the Renault Modus, the Nissan Micra and the Nissan Note. Shortly after launch it was awarded a 5-star Euro NCAP Safety Rating and was also voted in as the European Car of the Year for 2006.

Called the “great little car that should inspire bigger ones” in 2006, this Third Generation Renault Clio underwent a major facelift in 2009. This update included both improvements to the interior cabin as well as the addition of even more comfort and safety features.

Did You Know? This generation of Clio saw the introduction of the new Clio RS variant in 2009 (at the same time that the new facelift version of the Clio was launched), this hot hatch was intended to slot between the regular Clio and the Clio 182 RS, which it did so to great effect.

Third Generation Renault Clio at a Glance

Power Train

Engine

  • 1.2 L Petrol
  • 1.4 L Petrol
  • 1.6 L Petrol
  • 2.0 L Petrol
  • 1.5 L Diesel
  • (Please note that not engine derivatives are available in South Africa)

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual
  • 6-speed manual
  • 4-speed automatic

Wheelbase

  • 2,451 mm

Length

  • 3,986 mm (2005–09)
  • 4,032 mm (2009–12)

Height

  • 1,497 mm

Curb Weight

  • 1,150 kg

Second Generation Renault Clio
1998 – 2005

This was the first generation of Renault Clio to launch in South Africa, although globally it was the Second Generation Clio. This generation of Clio included a sedan version, which was sold for a short period of time in South Africa. This Renault Clio II was launched on the 9th of March 1998, and quickly became one of the biggest global sellers ever to be sold under the Renault name. It was so popular in fact that it underwent numerous facelifts and upgrades (referred to as phases) in:

  • 2001 – Renault Clio Phase 1
  • 2003 – Renault Clio Phase 2
  • 2004 – Renault Clio Phase 3
  • 2006 – Renault Clio Phase 4
  • 2016 – Renault Clio Phase 5

Did You Know? Before there was the Clio RS there was the 3.0 Litre V6 Renault Clio built during this second generation of the Clio! This incredible engine put out 188 kW of power @ 7,150 rpm and 300 N⋅m of torque @ 4,650 rpm.

Second Generation Renault Clio at a Glance

Power Train

Engine

  • 1.0 L Petrol
  • 1.2 L Petrol
  • 1.4 L Petrol
  • 1.6 L Petrol
  • 2.0 L Petrol
  • 3.0 L V6 Petrol
  • 1.5 L Diesel
  • 1.9 L Diesel
  • (Please note that not engine derivatives are available in South Africa)

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual
  • 4-speed automatic

Wheelbase

  • 2,472 mm

Length

  • 3,773 mm (1998–01)
  • 4,150 mm (1998–01 sedan)
  • 3,811 mm (2001–12)
  • 4,171 mm (2001–08 sedan)

Height

  • 1,417 mm (hatchback)
  • 1,437 mm (sedan)

Curb Weight

  • 990 kg

Used Renault Clio FAQ’s

Q: Which Renault Clio is the best?
A: This is a tough question as the entire Clio range across all generations of this charming French vehicle have proven to be popular. The fifth generation is definitely a step up on the previous one, but since only later year models are available. Newer fourth generation cars offer unbeatable value for money. No matter which model variant you choose you’re going to be driving away in one of the best French hatchbacks ever built.

Q: Is the Renault Clio a good car?
A: The Renault Clio V received 5-stars in the Euro NCAP, and the Clio one of only three vehicles models to have won the prestigious European car of the Year Title three times. The fact that this iconic hatch is now in its fifth generation means it is a great, rather than good, car.

Q: Are there Used Renault Clio Sport Models available?
A: Yes there are! However they are not always freely available due to the fact that Clio Sport owners don’t easily part with their beloved Clio Sports Hot Hatches. Please contact us about the current availability of our Used Renault Clio Sport for Sale at Group1.

Used Renault Clio Prices

Used Renault Clio Prices will fluctuate depending on the age, model, mileage and condition of the Used Clio you’re interested in. It must also be noted that specialist sports models such as the Used Clio RS will also have an affect on the overall price of the vehicle. Additionally, if the Used Renault Clio for Sale that you are interested in still has part of its Warranty or Service Plan in place, or is a Demo Model Clio, this in turn will also influence the price.

The one thing we can promise you about our Used Renault Clio Prices is the fact that not only will they be highly competitive, but that they will also give you a lot of “bang for your buck”, as the current and previous generation Clio Hatchbacks come with a host of features that make them extremely sort after across the country.

To found out more about our Used Clio for Sale in South Africa, please contact us at any one of the following Group1 Pre-owned Vehicle Showrooms:

Used Renault Clio in Cape Town, Western Cape

The fun loving attitude and the stylish French flair of the Clio has helped to ensure it popularity with the trend setting Cape Town crowd, so it comes as no surprise that this Hot Hatch is very much in demand across the Western Cape. You can find a quality Used Renault Clio for Sale in Cape Town, Stellenbosch or Knysna at:

Group1 Pre-Owned Kuils River
Tel: 021 900 5200

Group1 Cars Stellenbosch
Tel: 021 201 1867

Group1 Cars Kuils River
Tel: 021 903 0500

Group1 Cars Strand
Tel: 021 891 2866

Group1 Cars George
Tel: 044 008 5041

Group1 Cars Knysna
Tel: 044 302 2600

Used Renault Clio for Sale in Johannesburg, Gauteng

Used Renault Clio for Sale in Johannesburg and the rest of Gauteng are perfect for a city that is always on the go! Economical to run, fun to drive and so stylish that even the folks in Melrose Arch wil be jealous of what you’re driving, our Used Renault Clio for Sale in Johannesburg are in our opinion one of the best cars for this amazing city that you’ll ever own. You can contact us at:

Group1 Cars Midrand
Tel: 087 057 9788

Group1 Cars Alberton
Tel: 010 593 4393

Group1 Pre-Owned Gleneagles
Tel: 011 210 7600

Used Renault Clio for Sale in P.E./ Gqeberha

Great for city driving as well as long distance road trips, the Used Renault Clio for Sale in Port Elizabeth are some of best cars you’ll ever own. They are the perfect example of style and affordability and will turn heads wherever they go without break the bank. You can contact us about any of the Used Renault Clio for Sale on this page at:

Group1 Cars Uitenhage
Tel: 041 994 1800

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