Road test: Renault Clio 0.9

Road test: Renault Clio 0.9
Road test: Renault Clio 0.9

Renault wants to get customers back into buying their cars. And they're doing it with bold styling and a frugal new petrol engine. Meet the Clio 0.9 – and AOL Cars finds out whether it's any good.

What is it?

First it was Ford, now it's Renault. More and more car manufacturers are taking their family cars and slipping in frugal little turbocharged petrol engines under their bonnets. For its best-selling car in the UK, the French firm has developed a new 0.9-litre turbocharged petrol engine to make the Clio an unbeatable package – one that's both stylish and kind to your wallet.