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1 day ago

Renault BEVs sales – June 2016

Renault Electric Car Sales Down In June After 21-Months Of Uninterrupted Growth

Renault failed to show an increase in electric car sales in June,  ending a record string of 21-months of consecutive growth. Full size electric car sales decreased last month by 3% to 2,863, while after including the Twizy heavy quadricycle, the decrease is 5% (at 3,078 registrations total ) compared to previous…

3 days ago

Renault ZOE powered almost entirely by renewable energy in Scotland

Renault Confirms Arrival Of Three Electric Cars This Year In New Zealand – Zoe, Twizy & Kangoo

Last year’s best selling fully electric car in Europe, the Renault Zoe, went on sale recently New Zealand along with two other Renault vehicles to follow. The Renault press release notes: “The Zoe heralds the start of a new era for Renault in New Zealand, one in which electric mobility…

2 weeks ago

Nissan LEAF

Renault-Nissan Alliance Surpasses 340,000 Plug-In Electric Car Sales

In a press release focused on electric cars, autonomous driving, connectivity and other technological field related to automobiles, Renault-Nissan revealed that sales of The Alliance’s plug-in electric cars have exceeded 340,000 units. “Renault-Nissan is already the global leader in electric vehicles. The Alliance has sold more than 340,000 zero-emission vehicles…

3 weeks ago

Formula E Sébastien Buemi

Sébastien Buemi Wins Second Season Of Formula E, In The Oddest Way – Video

The second season (2015/2016) of the FIA Formula E championship came to an end last week with two races in Visa London ePrix. The event was visited by 42,000 fans during the weekend. After an exciting final race, the title went to Sébastien Buemi and his team Renault e.Dams, which was…

3 weeks ago

eRally Renault ZOE - Fully Charged

Rally Version Of Renault ZOE Featured In Fully Charged – Video

Here is special epsiode of Fully Charged that finds a Renault ZOE adapted to rally in Coventry. The French city car, despite only having 65 kW of peak power, was slimmed down enough to make a great impression in the corners at up to 70 mph (112 km/h). At least, Robert…

4 weeks ago

Renault BEVs sales – May 2016

Renault Electric Car Sales Up By 20% In May – Details

Unlike other major automakers producing plug-ins, Renault has the difficult task of having to make a business case for the plug-in platform by supplying only Europe. So far that has not been a problem, as the French company is doing quite well, taking in the #1 spot in model ranks…

1 month ago

Infographic: The Renault-Nissan Alliance in Europe

Infographic: The Renault-Nissan Alliance in Europe

The Renault-Nissan Alliance highlights its presence in Europe with new infographic, as well as updates on Euro sales from its 6 (5 current offerings) all-electric cars cumulatively. Lead by the Nissan LEAF and Renault Zoe, the Alliance has sold more than 335,000 EVs through April of 2016. Besides EVs, the…

1 month ago

CCS (Combined Charging System) - single inlet for AC charging and fast DC charging

Nissan’s Alliance Partner Renault Joins CharIN CCS DC Fast Charging Group

The CharIN e.V. Steering Committee announced list of new members of the initiative supporting CCS Combo DC fast charging standard, which is being adjusted to handle up to 150 kW in the next few years. Among the most recent members added, we see Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) – which is…

2 months ago

Pure Electric Renault Truck

Renault Developing 1-Ton Electric Commercial Vehicle With 155-Mile Range

Renault is one of only a few major automakers that produce commercial electric vehicles like the D truck (above), and the Kangoo Z.E. work van version seen to your right. But now Renault has announced it’s working on a new commercial-duty entry. Renault-Samsung, the South Korean subsidiary of Renault, is…

2 months ago

Renault Samsung Motors SM3 Z.E.

Renault Samsung Hopes to Double Electric Car Sales This Year In South Korea

Renault Samsung Vice President Park Dong-hoon reported that Renault Samsung Motors Co. has set a goal to sell 2,000 EVs this year in South Korea, compared to around 1,000 last year. This information was reported at the International Electric Vehicle Expo in Jeju Island, South Korea. At a press conference…

2 months ago

Renault ZOE

Renault Jumps At Chance To Promote ZOE During Gas Shortages In France

France faces huge strikes because the of the labour reform bill, which has stopped the oil industry in parts of the country. No fuel, or long queues for a small amount of fuel, is not necessarily good news at station, but if you offer EVs as an automaker, that’s great…

2 months ago

Renault Twizy

Renault Twizy To Go On Sale In South Korea Later This Year

Renault-Samsung will launch Twizy in South Korea in the second half of 2016. If Twizy fares well in South Korea, then Renault-Samsung says that some production of the small car may actually be shifted to its South Korean Busan factory. As Ward’s Auto points out: “The Twizy, while new to…