Entries Tagged as 'Renault'

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Review: 2013 Clio by Renault

The 2013 Renault Clio is the fourth generation of this supermini ride. It is a big news in this segment of really small cars. The model defined what we know today as superminis with the Mk1 and Mk2 Renault Clios embodying fun dynamics, compact proportions, and really chic looks. The Mk3 became a bit bigger [...]

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Car Review: Megane Sport Tourer GT by Renault

The Megane Sport Tourer by Renault is a family car that you should be looking at closely. Fans may say that the vehicle does not look so different from the previous one. Although this maybe true, there is something under its hood that makes the difference. This Megane now sports a new engine offered in [...]

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Renault Megane 256, Now Out in the Market

The Renault Megane has been a favorite among hutchback cars in the past years, but this year’s 2012 Renault Megane 256 is even better. To start off, it’s priced at a reasonable £24,895. What makes this car really special, though, is the fact that it goes even faster than it used to. Consumers were already [...]

Monday, January 16th, 2012

Renault pours in $534 million investment for flagship sedan production in Douai factory

We have old folks today who has witnessed the French car market through the 1960s and thru the 1970s, and they become quite nostalgic when they try to recall how the cars looked, sounded, and performed back then. They might have the Citroen DS ruling the road but who can forget about the Renault 16. [...]

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Renault reveals more choices for the Twizy electric vehicles

The two-seater ride of Renault, the Twizy, will be offered in three trims after the French carmaker released details about the Colour versions of the electric vehicle. The Twizy Colour has a sticker price of £6950 ($10,858) while the Twizy Urban variant will come in at £6690 ($10,452) and the top of the line Twizy [...]

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Renault’s Megane Estate Wagon set to roll to dealerships this June

Renault revealed some more details about the Estate Wagon which expands the range of their Megane lineup. The Estate Wagon was unveiled during the Geneva Motor Show last March and is set to hit dealerships this June. The Estate Wagon has a bigger carrying capacity compared to the standard hatch unit of Megane. The wagon [...]

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

Renault will Unveil 3 EV Concepts during motor show in Frankfurt

Renault pours its efforts on developing electric vehicle concepts the recent years. In 2008, the French automaker was proud to show the Ondelios Hybrid and the Z.E. electric vehicle concepts. This year, Renault plans to unveil three of its ongoing electric vehicle projects during the motor show in Frankfurt. One of the cars that will [...]

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

China questions Renault’s top model imports for safety regulations

China may not be the Mecca of cutting-edge automobile technology; and for several years now, China-made cars have been highly questioned for its safety problems. Thus it is surprising when China made an “about face” and delayed the four Renault imports and questioned its “serious safety risks” and “non-compliance with regulations”—an amusing news that raised [...]

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Renault launches Clio RS in UK; Roll out to Dealerships by end of June

Renault came up with the new gen of Clio last February and had a sport variant when they joined the motorshow in Geneva the following month. The car manufacturer recently unveiled the Clio RS in United Kingdom is due for sale by the end of this month. The new Clio RS receives some upgrades to [...]

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Nissan-Renault Partnership Ties Up with SDG&E to Develop EV Charging System

The team up of Nissan and Renault is forming a link with the California-based San Diego Gas & Electric to promote zero emission transport by developing a network of charging stations for electronic vehicles. The Japanese car maker will be marketing ZEVs in the US by 2010 and has plans of marketing the ZEVs worldwide [...]