The introduction of the new look for 2006 also brought a new special edition, the Mégane Renaultsport 225 F1 Team – built to celebrate the joint Drivers’ and Constructors’ Formula 1 Championship in 2005.
Externally, the 2006 Mégane featured a front new grille, bumper and headlamps and new rear lights.
The 225 F1 Team was based on the 225 Cup and featured new gloss black Renaultsport wheels with matching door mirrors, blue/black Recaro seats, blue detailing on the steering wheel and gearlever gaiter, F1 decals and a numbered plate. Climate control and a 4x15W RDS CD was standard.
149 were built for the UK. 145 were in Ultra Blue with just 4 in Black Gold.