The Modus pedal car is priced at £90.00 and has a steering wheel complete with sound effects, a chrome finish grill and handle, as well as a key and keyring.
Also new for 2004 is the remote control Megane Coupe-Cabriolet (it’s officially for age six years plus so this time you don’t have to pretend it’s for your child). It comes in bright red with and is an exact replica of the road car complete with electric opening/ closing roof. It includes rechargeable batteries and is available at £32.00.
If you’re struggling to find the ideal present for your car mad family member/ friend etc look no further than miniature Renault cars. If your budget can’t quite stretch to a full size Clio Renaultsport V6, why not go for a 1/43 luxury Chrome model at £24.00 or a medium sized 1/18 model in Illiad Blue or Black (£32.00), both of which cost slightly less than the full size version at £27,100!
Remember your first car? Well now you can relive your misspent youth with a model Renault to remind you. You can choose from a wide range including a 1964 R8 Gordini 1/18 model (£32.00) in Racing Blue complete with white competition stripes (a colour scheme now available on the full size Clio Renaultsport 182), a R5 Turbo 1/18 model in Red (£32.00) or the classic Alpine A310 1/43 model in Red (£16.00) to name but a few.
Renault UK celebrated its 100th anniversary this year which equates to a lot of history! So if heritage is more your thing, there are also a number of classic model cars available including the vintage 1929 Renault Reinastella 1/43 at £16.00, a 1956 Renault Dauphine 1/43 (£16.00) or a 1952 Renault 4CV 1/43 model at £16.00.
As well as the pedal cars, there are plenty of other toys for younger kids already showing symptoms of being a potential petrol head.
Ideal to keep the kids occupied when visiting the relatives is the portable mini Renault dealership. It folds out from a portable hard case to form a complete working dealership with features including a working lift, electronic fuel pumps and car wash with sound effects, workshop with a service bay and a showroom complete with podium. Ideal for budding entrepreneurs, the Portable Renault Dealership costs £45.00 and is perfect for use with 7.5 cm Renault car models which can be also be bought from £2.00 per car.
If you need to buy for an F1 fanatic, you can also find a gift to suit fans of all ages at your local Renault dealer.
If your child is a ‘wannabe’ Fernando Alonso F1 racing driver then why not kit them out in their very own F1 driver racing overalls (£40.00, suitable for ages three to six years) which are cotton and come in Renault F1 Team’s corporate blue and yellow colours.