The Renault Twingo ZE Sets The Pace For Electric Cars

Posted by on 10 Mar 2020 under Electric Vehicles, News, Renault

Megane Plug-in Hybrid

Renault’s Mégane To Be Offered With A Plug-In Hybrid Option

In a recent press release about Renault’s success in 2019, they announced the introduction of an all-electric Renault Twingo ZE along with the company’s new E-Tech hybrid technology. The new Twingo will complement the Renault Clio E-Tech hybrid and the Renault Captur E-Tech plug-in hybrid models.


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New Mégane – Now Also With Plug-in Hybrid Option

Posted by on 03 Mar 2020 under New Car Launches, News, Renault, Renault Megane

Megane Plug-in Hybrid

Renault’s Mégane To Be Offered With A Plug-In Hybrid Option

The Renault Mégane has been around since 1995 and sold more than 7 million units. The fourth generation is now either getting a major facelift or this will be a new generation of Mégane altogether. Why are we uncertain? It is a bit of still the same with a lot of brand new and a healthy dollop of wow!


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Renault Now Lets You Speak To Your House When Driving

Posted by on 18 Feb 2020 under News, Renault

Renault & Otodo Logos

Renault Partners With Otodo

Renault and Otodo now lets you tell your house and everything in it what to do and when – even when you are driving.


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Renault Megane RS Trophy-R Officially The Hottest Hatch

Posted by on 04 Feb 2020 under Blog, News, Renault Megane

Megane RS Trophy-R

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R

If you care more about comfort than speed and handling, get a full-featured car. If you want the hottest hot hatch on the planet, live with less-is-more. The newly-released Renault Megane RS Trophy-R has just been released and it is scorching tracks around the world.


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Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance Gets New Chief

Posted by on 27 Jan 2020 under News, Renault

Hadi Zablit

Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance’s New Chief: Hadi Zablit

The Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance has promoted Hadi Zablit to the general secretary of the Alliance. This is to fill the void left by the sudden arrest and subsequent ouster of long term chief Carlos Ghosn a year ago.


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Renault Triber Fills A 7-seat Gap In The Market

Posted by on 20 Jan 2020 under New Car Launches, News, Renault Triber

Renault Triber

Renault’s New 7-Seater Triber

There is a gap in the South African Renault lineup. It sits just above the super affordable and very popular Kwid, a slightly bigger, more versatile model. Full of features, but still very affordable. Enough power, but light on fuel. Enter the brand new Renault Triber.


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French Flair In Alleviating Impaired Mobility

Posted by on 13 Jan 2020 under Blog, News, Renault

Nino Robotic Wheelchairs

Renault Partners with Nino Robotics

Nino Robotics is a French company that develops and manufactures mobility devices for people with disabilities or impaired mobility. Think wheelchairs, but on the next level.

If there is one thing that attracts Renault, it is innovation in transport. The company’s Social and Sustainable Impact Department has therefore signed a partnership agreement with Nino Robotics. They will provide financial and technical support to further improve Nino’s current products and develop new ones, and to take production to an industrial scale.


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Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance To Secure The Future

Posted by on 06 Jan 2020 under Blog, News, Renault, Renault Duster

Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Logo

Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Future Plans

The Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance have formed a new company to meet future mobility need, mend relationships after Ghosn shock.


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A Renault Bakkie for Australia May Echo in South Africa

Posted by on 17 Nov 2019 under News, Renault Alaskan

Renault Alaskan

Renault’s Alaskan

A Renault bakkie for South Africa? In a roundabout way perhaps. Here is the story.

A bakkie is called a Ute in Australia, short for utility vehicle. Utes are big down under, with their miles and miles of nothing much there. Renault already has a bakkie called the Alaskan. This is based on the Nissan Navara, like the Merc X-Class bakkie.


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Renault’s Small EV May Spark Affordable Revolution

Posted by on 03 Nov 2019 under Electric Vehicles, New Car Launches, News, Renault Kwid

Renault City K-ZE

Renault City K-ZE: The KWID-based EV

Sometimes major events start with a bang, sometimes they are almost silent. Quiet, like an electric car.

This major event was the launch of the electric Renault City K-ZE in China. It is based on the super affordable Renault Kwid first launched in the Indian market. The City K-ZE could well be the most important car of this century thus far.


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