Posts Tagged Renault Zoe

Plug-in electric car registrations in Germany – September 2016

German Plug-In Car Sales Surge In September To Near Record Level

After several months of confusion surrounding a new plug-in vehicle incentive program over the Summer, Germany finally woke up and noted some serious plug-in car sales growth. In fact, September was second best month on record, with 3,061 of new registrations (up 56% year-over-year), giving plug-ins a market share past the magic…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 7

nuTonomy - Trial of self-driving car service

First Self-Driving Taxi Debuts In Singapore (w/video)

nuTonomy, founded in 2013, has launched the world’s first public trial of a self-driving taxi service in Singapore. Internal tests got underway in April inside a 2.5-square-mile district. Today, six Reanult ZOEs and a Mitsubishi i-MiEV are available for getting around…free-of-charge.  By the end of the year fleet is said to…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 10

Look, I'm reading the paper instead of driving!  (Apparently heading up 4 automakers lets one test out all the 'new hotness' first)

Renault To Test Self-Driving ZOE In China

Renault, which first presented its ZOE-based autonomous prototype NEXT TWO in 2013 (see CEO Carlos Ghosn test drive above), is now gearing-up for tests in China. A fleet of “self-driving” ZOEs are be tested in city of Wuhan in November to demonstrate the technology. Renault is second European automaker after Volvo,…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 0

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

Renault Electric Car Sales Rise (Again) In August By 43%

August like most of the year (setting aside June) was a best ever month for Renault’s all-electric division – excluding the LSV Twizy which has had its ups and downs. Preliminary data indicates that 1,179 deliveries were made during the month (1,395 incl. Twizy), which is 43% more than year ago….

1 month ago by Mark Kane 4

Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn with Renault ZOE and Nissan LEAF For COP21 In December

Renault-Nissan Alliance Passes 350,000 EVs Sold All-Time

The Renault-Nissan Alliance can now boast 350,000 all-electric vehicles sold since December 2010. The majority of those sales comes via Nissan – almost 250,000 worth (with 237,000-ish via the Nissan LEAF specifically), while Renault adds just over 100,000 (the bulk via the ZOE). No other automotive group has delivered near as many all-electric vehicles ever (or even…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 12