All R16 models gets the wheels and brakes of the TS. Reverse lights are installed as standard on the TS, placed under the taillights (they are optional on other models). The new R16 TA, with an automatic transmission is effectively a R16 Super with some features from the TS.
The front wheel drive Renault 12 was launch in October at the Paris Motor Show. Available as a four-door saloon, in L and TL specifications, both powered by a 1289 cc engine. The more expensive TL feature two separate reclining front seats instead of one front bench seat, arm rests on the doors, lights in the boot and glovebox, a heated rear window, and extra warning lights.