Paris Motor Show LIVE: Peugeot RCZ facelift unveiled image

The most powerful production car signed by Peugeot up to date, the RCZ facelift, has been officially presented to the public at the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

According to the French based automaker, the facelifted version of the Peugeot RCZ compact coupe is the most powerful version produced by the company until now thanks to the 260 horsepower produced by the same 1.6 liter THP engine. Peugeot has modified the exterior and interior designs of the RCZ and it has added new exterior colors, along with an improved standard and optional gear list. A new front bumper has been fitted onto the RCZ facelift and the model is also getting LED daytime running lights.

Under the hood, the 2103 Peugeot RCZ facelift is coming with the 1.6 liter THP engine with its 260 HP mentioned above, along with the 1.6 liter turbo petrol with two outputs, 156 HP and 200 HP, and the 2.0 liter diesel unit generating 163 horsepower and 340 Nm of torque. The Peugeot RCZ facelift is coming with front-wheel drive and the model seen in the images posted below is a pre-production concept car. More details on the 2013 RCZ will be announced once the model will hit the production line.