Posts Tagged Renault Twizy

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Renault Twizy Turns Three

In March 2012, the Renault Twizy burst onto the electric car scene. Sales were initially stellar (over 9,000 sold in 2012), but have fallen off dramatically (3,000 in 2013 & 2,000-ish in 2014) since the vehicle’s introduction. Though widely available, Twizy suffers from being classified a quadricycle, yet carrying a price…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 7

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Renault Twizy Cloned By Rayttle E28 EV in China

According to, Chinese company Zhejiang Litong New Energy Automobile Corporation cloned the Renault Twizy. Here is the Rayttle E28 EV, which despite its slightly different dimensions, weight, plastics on the front wheels and taillights, looks almost exactly like the Twizy. There are some changes inside and to the drivetrain…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 14

Twizy Delivery Concept

Renault Twizy Delivery Concept Spotted In France

At the end of 2014, Renault developed the Twizy Delivery Concept, which is much more capable than Twizy Cargo with its trunk instead of a second seat. Now, we have chance to see how the Twizy Delivery Concept looks. Capacity of that large box is one cubic meter and, according…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 11

Renault exploring new solutions for urban deliveries

Renault Developing Twizy Delivery Concept

Renault presented at the Innovations@Renault event its VELUD (Electric Vehicle for Sustainable Urban Logistics) concept, which is one of automaker’s research projects. VELUD is an electric light commercial van based on Twizy. Renault already has a cargo version of the Twizy on the market (with trunk instead of a second…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 2

Lotus F1 Team Driving Renault Twizy in The Dubai Mall

F1 Drivers Race In Renault Twizy EVs Inside Mall – Video

When the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ended the F1 season, Lotus F1 drivers, Romain Grosjean & Pastor Maldonado had a chance to get a taste of electric vehicles. Renault made available two Renault Twizy in The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, to show how agile it truly is….

4 months ago by Mark Kane 4

Renault’s Lineup Of Pure Electric Cars – Fluence Z.E., Twizy, Kangoo Z.E. and ZOE

Sales of Renault Electric Vehicles Up 29% In September

September was very good month for Renault electric car sales.  In fact, September was the first time this year when we see growth year-over-year for Renault’s EV sales. In total, Renault sold  ~1,899 units, which is 29% more than in September 2013. Excluding Twizy, the increase is even higher –…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 3

The Nissan New Mobility Concept's Parent Renault Twizy

Review And Test Drive: Renault Twizy – Video

After having had the opportunity to drive a Renault Twizy for a couple of weeks back in 2012, I still can’t quite explain just ‘what it is’ to drive to my fellow North Americans. You just have to drive it.  The only problem is – it’s a Renault, which means…

7 months ago by Jay Cole 13

Renault Twizy Train

Renault Twizy Becomes A Train

“The new generation mini-train is here: it’s the #Twizy Train, electric & fun. Choo-choo!” Tweets Renault zero emissions Twitter account, Renault Z.E. We love it.  And we love Renault’s carefree attitude towards promotion of the funky Twizy. Now, if we could just convince Renault to import the Twizy into the…

7 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

EVs Now Officially Set To Displace Horses For Public Transportation!

Electric Car Vs Horse – Scurry Challenge Video!

In the “this is something you don’t see every day” category, we present EV vs  horse! The electric vehicle in this case is a Renault Twizy, which was supplied by Silverstone Green Energy, and was driven by the “reining British and National Autograss Driving Champion Liam Evans”. While guiding the horse…

9 months ago by Jay Cole 6

Renault Twizy in "The Zero Theorem" by Terry Gilliam

Renault Twizy in “The Zero Theorem” by Terry Gilliam

Renault electrified Terry Gilliam’s “The Zero Theorem” film with Twizys driving around everywhere as guest stars. The science fiction movie is described as follows: “An eccentric and reclusive computer genius plagued with existential angst works on a mysterious project aimed at discovering the purpose of existence – or the lack…

1 year ago by Mark Kane 5