Tag : Renault

Waymo and Renault-Nissan strike deal on driverless mobility services

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Renault, Nissan and Waymo are to work together to explore market opportunities for driverless mobility services. 

Refreshed Renault Zoe sports 390km range

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Renault has made significant improvements to its popular Zoe electric car, with increased range and power options, as well as a restyled look and new DC charging option.

New diesel engines and kit for Renault Koleos

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Renault has updated its Koleos with two new diesel engines, revised styling and upgraded technology.

Innovation: Renault e-Tech hybrid technology

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Renault’s e-Tech hybrid technology debuts next year in the Clio. Alex Grant looks at how the technology is expected to command a diesel-like share of the market.

Renault to advance electrification plans with fifth-gen Clio

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Renault has previewed the fifth-generation Clio, which makes its debut at the Geneva Motor Show and will play a key role in the brand’s plans for electrification.

Renault confirms full hybrid Clio, Captur and Megane

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Renault will launch hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of the Clio, Captur and Megane starting from 2020, enabling customers to “go electric without changing their habits,” according to group chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn.

Renault to invest more than €1bn in France for EVs

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France is to become a centre of excellence for Renault’s electric vehicles with an investment of more than €1bn in development and production.

Renault ends Zoe compulsory battery lease in France

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Renault has announced that it will no longer force customers of the Zoe electric car to take out a battery lease.

Renault and Brilliance push ahead with Chinese LCV joint venture

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Groupe Renault and China’s Brilliance have confirmed a deal on a joint venture to manufacture and sell LCVs in China under the Jinbei, Renault and Huasong brands.

Cleaner petrol engine developed by Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance and Daimler

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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance and Daimler have together developed a new petrol engine, said to be cleaner, more efficient and offer more torque.

Renault prepares 1,000 connected-Méganes for fleet customers

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Vehicle operators in France can now sign up for real-world trials of 1,000 Renault Mégane equipped with vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2X) connectivity solutions to help improve road safety and cut traffic congestion.

Renault develops EV smart charging app under new partnership

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Groupe Renault is to launch a new smart charging app under partnership with Dutch start-up Jedlix.  

Groupe Renault sets sights on 40% growth by 2022

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Groupe Renault has revealed its six-year plan to grow global sales by 40%, to five million units, while widening its line-up of plug-in models and extending its commercial vehicle offer worldwide.

Renault teams up with Ferrovial for EV car sharing service in Madrid

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Renault is joining forces with Spanish multinational Ferrovial to deploy a fleet of ZOE EVs in Madrid for a new car sharing service.

Second-life batteries power charge points along Belgian and German highways

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Connected Energy has installed two quick-charge stations along highways in Belgium and Germany that use second-life Renault electric vehicle batteries as power sources.

RCi financing grows 14.6% by end-June 2017

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To date this year, the automotive sector has grown by 4.4% in markets where RCi Bank and Services operates financing of Renault-Nissan Alliance vehicles, and Alliance brand volumes rose by 8.8%.

Renault boosts presence in Iran with new JV

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Renault has signed a new joint venture deal in Iran to boost its presence in the country.

Renault and Brilliance China Automotive to create Chinese LCV venture

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Renault Group and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited (CBA) are to create a joint venture in China to produce and sell LCVs.

Renault forms autonomous vehicle JV with Oktal

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Renault is to accelerate its development and testing of autonomous vehicles under a new joint venture for autonomous vehicle simulation.

Renault Trafic SpaceClass targets high-end shuttle market

2 years ago / 0 comments

Renault is to launch a passenger-carrying version of its Trafic van with a focus on the premium market.

Renault-Nissan Alliance joins ITF Corporate Partnership Board

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum (ITF) and will help work on projects and issues regarding transport policy, shared mobility, electric vehicles, future automotive technology and …

UBI solution to cut Renault ZOE premiums in France

2 years ago / 0 comments

A new usage-based insurance solution could slash premiums for the Renault ZOE electric car in France by up to 36%.

Nissan appoints Saikawa as CEO as Ghosn steps down

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Nissan has named co-CEO Hiroto Saikawa as its new CEO as current incumbent Carlos Ghosn refocuses his role.