Posts Tagged renault

Renault Twizy “No Features” – How A Video Ad Should Be Done

Renault Twizy “No Features” from Eduardo García on Vimeo. Renault recently pointed us to a fan-made ad of its Twizy quadricycle – Renault Twizy “No Features” released by Eduardo García. It’s one of the most entertaining ads for the “fully equipped” electric vehicle we’ve seen to date. Hopefully the folks at Honda…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 6

BMW i3 vs Chevrolet Bolt EV vs Renault ZOE Compared

World Auto Evolution released an interesting statistics-only comparison of three electric cars, the Renault ZOE, BMW i3 and Chevrolet Bolt EV – each pitted against the other. The first comparison is for the European market specifially: the Renault ZOE vs BMW i3.  Both models were deemed winners (ZOE for the mass market, i3…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 18

New Longer Range Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 Tested – Video

Fully Charged signed up for one of the first opportunities to test out the new, longer range, Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 at the special event in Portugal and filed this video report. Robert reports that nearly twice the battery capacity leaves range anxiety in the dust, and can in theory provide an…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 25

Renault Remains The EV Sales Leader In Europe

Renault noted a decrease in its all-electric car sales toward the end of 2016 – thanks to the announcement of a new/upgraded ZOE with a 300 km (186 mile) range arriving in January of 2017 depressing Q4 sales, but overall growth from first half of the year was high enough…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 6

Lithium-Ion Battery Shortage Looming?

Now that several automakers are setting goals for larger-scale EV production, many are facing a lithium-ion battery shortage. This is a good problem, because it further establishes the exponential growth of the segment, but not so good for the future of EVs, if the problem can’t be solved quickly and economically….

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 178