French manufacturer Renault launched stunning Alpine concept this year, Renault developed new Alpine in cooperation with Caterham, they expect to reach the market in 2015.
Stephen Norman, Renault marketing director, said the car will be 'soft' but it will not be aggressive than the Mazda MX-5. He noted that the model will be extremely lightweight design will be unusual with French the newest Franch technological innovation. He added that the company is aware of who will be the typical customer Alipne's - it will be either French or Francophiles.
Alpine will be powered by Renault engine with 250 hp, while Caterham's version should be equipped with a 1.6-liter turbocharged Renault-sport engine with direct fuel injection which develops 200 hp, the same as Clio RS engine.
Renault Alpine already has an army of fans, and no doubt they will be very serious competitor to the Audi TT and Porsche Boxter, especially with a projected price of EUR 61,000.