Over 3,000 electric cars were sold by Renault in February, but the result was 2% lower than year ago, coming after a decrease of 11% in January.
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At first look, it seems that plug-in electric car sales in France grew, but there are huge disproportions between BEVs and PHEVs.
Renault ZOE with slightly higher-power R110 electric motor (80 kW instead 68 kW) is going on sale as early as next week according to latest reports.
Renault presents at the Geneva Motor Show its latest version of ZOE - the best selling electric car in Europe - with 80 kW R110 electric motor.
Tests confirm that the Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 is able to drive some 200 km (125 miles) on a charge during the winter at speeds below 90 km/h (56 mph)
The importance of plug-in hybrids in France increases compared to all-electric, as market demand for that type of powertrain notes significant growth.
Plug-in electric car sales in France for the very first time exceeded 40,000 last year, though all-electric car sales grew slowly.
Renault is expected to upgrade the ZOE this year to make it more competitive - higher power and finally DC fast charging capability.
Germany is on track to become the largest plug-in electric car market in Europe this year, as growth in 2017 was tremendous.
Renault had a strong 2017 with all-electric car sales hitting a new record of roughly 36,300 (up some 38% year-over-year).
The LEAF, neither the longest range car, nor the most well-rounded, wins by virtue of delivering on most of the fronts electric car buyers are interested in.
Year 2017 ends with a cumulative result of 540,623 all-electric cars sold by the Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi brands since 2010.
Renault points out that rental agency Renting Colombia added 10 ZOE ZE 40s to its fleet in October. That 10 figure accounted for 40% of all electric vehicles...
Renault won the title of Electric Vehicle Manufacturer of the Year at the 2017 GreenFleet awards held at a ceremony in Coventry, UK.
November wasn't a bad month for Renault electric car sales, but it left us unsatisfied with results compared to 2015.
The French market is experiencing a boom in PHEV cars, with sales tripling in November, thus dragging up entire plug-in sales as all-electric moved up less briskly.
In October, plug-in electric car sales nearly hit a new record. EV Sales Blog estimates almost 121,000 deliveries, which is 84% more than year ago.
At the end of October, cumulative sales of electric cars by Renault (since 2011) crossed 120,000. October was another month of significant growth
Renault has presented a very special ZOE - named Callie, which is equipped with a serious autonomous obstacle avoidance system; one that matches professional...