Reborn French sports car firm Alpine has released more details of its upcoming sports car this week, mainly to do with its "remarkable" aerodynamics.

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Expected to be named the 'A120', the new Alpine sports car will feature a flat floor and rear diffuser that will help it to achieve "significant downforce" and "excellent stability".

Alpine says these components mean its sports car doesn't need a rear spoiler, helping the design team to achieve the car's "sleek, fluid upper body shape that Alpine owners know and love".

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This is the second teaser for the Alpine A120, after the company announced the sports car will feature a bespoke all-aluminium frame and upper body (above).

Last month Alpine started taking orders for the A120 via a smartphone app, with the first 1995 units to be a limited run of ‘Premiere Edition’ models costing around 60,000 euros ($84,962) after tax – positioning it against an entry-level Porsche 718 Cayman in Europe.

The A120 Premiere Edition will be available in three colours; blue, white and black.

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It’s unknown what will power the new sports car, though it’s believed a 1.8-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine, developing around 186-223kW, will propel the Alpine from 0-100km/h in 4.5 seconds.

A dual-clutch transmission is expected to be the sole gearbox offered.

Australia

Last year Renault Australia confirmed it would sell the Alpine A120 locally, priced around the $75,000 mark.

It’s expected to arrive sometime in 2018, and will compete with the likes of the Porsche 718 Cayman and the Alfa Romeo 4C.

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The Alpine A120 will be built in Dieppe, France, alongside the popular Renault Clio RS hot hatch.

Stay tuned to CarAdvice for more Alpine A120 updates over the coming months.