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Renault Hybrid Vehicle by 2020

October 14, 2013 / No Comments

Renault seems to have dived headlong into the hybrid vehicles terrain. The company, established in 1899, is now the third biggest European automaker, and expanding as always. Renault had already entered the electric vehicle scenario in the recent past and made some good impacts with its electric cars. Now the company is reportedly working on a range of vehicles with hybrid ...

Nissan-Renault Alliance Sells 1 Lakh EVs

July 25, 2013 / No Comments

The alliance between of Japanese car maker Nissan and French company Renault has reached a new milestone by selling 100,000 electric vehicles on a global level. As you all know, Nissan and Renault are part of an alliance that shares management, resources and technology. More than 70,000 people worldwide have bought Nissan Leaf, making it the world’s best-selling electric car, ...

Renault Closer Building High Performance Electric Hybrid Vehicle

May 14, 2013 / No Comments

Renault is reportedly considering the manufacture of a high-performance green vehicle. The Renault Group which develops, designs, manufactures and sells environment-friendly vehicles under three brands has been a die-hard supporter of electric vehicles. The new high performance green car is likely to take several years, though. As stated by Francis Champod, Renault Sport motorsport technical manager, the company will not be ...

Renault Offering Free Home Charging Station to Zoe Buyers

March 25, 2013 / No Comments

Renault has officially launched its Zoe electric supermini and it will go on sale in the UK market from June 2013. Renault is offering a free home charging station for and a free delivery for its UK customers. Charging of a Zoe vehicle is not a big deal, because the car uses a custom Chameleon charger that is compatible with a ...

Renault’s Twizy EV dons new colors

September 3, 2012 / No Comments

Twizy may be French by birth. But the two-seater cutie from Renault has just donned new colors to make it more appealing to the British roads. In an effort to focus on the customization possibilities of the car, Renault has made the car available in different colors, including the Union Jack. Renault had launched the Twizy in France in March and ...

Renault Twizy EV Distribution Expands to Eastern Europe, South America

July 12, 2012 / No Comments

Renault plans to hit the East European and South American markets with its Twizy electric vehicle. This was stated by Thierry Koskas, head of Renault’s electric-vehicle program, in an interview. This two-seated, compact city EV was introduced at the 82nd International Geneva Motor show. The model was introduced in France in March and started selling in the UK in April. The company ...

Renault Twizy All Electric Vehicle Priced at €6,990

May 17, 2011 / No Comments

Waiting for the Twizy? The all electric vehicle from the Renault stables is set to roll out. The latest we get to know is that the pricing details of the cute little Twizy have been revealed. Sticking to its earlier announcement at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show Europe, the car maker has said that the vehicle will be priced at ...

Former Renault Factory Assumes Green-Roofed School Make-Over

April 15, 2011 / No Comments

It is absolutely a drastic make over for a former Renault Factory. The car maker’s facility in the northern French city of Boulogne has transformed itself onto a school; that too a green-roofed one. The ‘green’ element attributed to it is not at all a mere facade. The factory space has well been re-designed facilitating a natural habitat for different ...

Nissan to Double Their Battery Capacity by 2015

December 2, 2009 / No Comments

Nissan have made a recent announcement, stating that their electric cars, as well as Renault's, will see a doubled battery capacity by 2015. This probably means that the Leaf range will also get this upgrade, which is a great thing.