Peugeot RCZ Onyz special edition launched at €34,500 (Photos)

The new special edition Peugeot RCZ Onyx is coming – but before one gets all excited it must be mentioned that this special editions is only meant for France and Germany. Also going by the name “Onyx”, the model is available with a 1.6 liter turbocharged inline four petrol engine and a 2.0 liter HDI turbo diesel engine. The petrol engine will be capable of 156 PS while the diesel engine will offer 163 PS. While the model is available in a number of countries in Europe and even Australia, this special Onyx edition is slated only for France and Germany.

Onyx in France will be priced at €34,500 ($42,400 or Rs 23.20 lacs) for the diesel engine while the petrol engine Onyx will cost €32,000 ($39,200 or Rs 21.51 lacs). Available in a choice of four colors Blanc Opale, Gris Sidobre, Gris Haria and Noir Perla Nera, the special edition model will be given a carbon fiber roof, shining front grille, door mirror caps and new 19” Midnight Silver wheels. Its interior seats, dashboard and centre console will be done up in a two toned part fabric part leather upholstery with silver accents to match the shining exteriors.

RCZ is one of the company’s prettiest and sportiest cars.  It was launched in 2010 and is built at the company plant in Magna, Graz.  This special edition is also being offered in Comfort and Sport packages with sat nav.

For more information, read the translated press release below

Auto News Release

A limited edition “Onyx” for even more exclusive RCZ coupe

Peugeot launched a special series RCZ “Onyx”, dressed in a trim exclusive with many amenities.

This exclusive RCZ that combines sleek beauty and driving pleasure includes the following specific equipment: Wheels 19” Hex Midnight Silver, black grille and door mirrors, Comfort Pack, Sport Pack (small wheel, small lever, sound system on an engine, 6 THP 156 bhp, combined with large matrix) and WIP Com 3D.

She also has delivered an unprecedented inner “Mi-Mistral black Nappa leather.” Four body colors are available: White Opal, Grey Sidobre, Grey and Black Perla Nera Haria.

The RCZ “Onyx” is available in two engines:
– 1.6 liter THP 156 bhp BVM6
– 2.0 HDI 163 hp BVM6

By its radical styling, its unique personality and its handling of reference, the RCZ Limited Edition “Onyx” completes the range currently available.

This special series is available in France, and costs € 32 000 TTC, in its essence and € 34 500 TTC, in its diesel version. It will also be marketed in Germany.

Presented as a concept car in 2007, markets the Peugeot RCZ sports coupe in April 2010. It embodies the signature of Peugeot, Motion & Emotion, and becomes the most obvious expression of the expertise of the brand. RCZ is trusted by its owners, which puts it at top quality. Multiple awards by the public and the press, in many countries including the United Kingdom, China, Russia, Ukraine and Chile, it is suitable for the race of affordable …