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Renault South Africa Adds The 1.4TCe Engine To Their Megane Line Up

The Renault Megane range in South Africa will benefit from the 1.4TCe engine which has an output of 96kW with 190Nm of torque. The fuel economy will be set at 6.5-litres per 100km, while the CO2 emissions will be 153g/km. The TCe, Turbo Control efficiency, is a 1.4-litre unit and it will save fuel by adding more power. Sounds, funny–doesn’t […]

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Renault’s Clio S Will Make Its Way Back To South Africa

Renault’s Clio S will find it’s way to the South African market. The Clio S will boast a sporty feel with 16-inch wheels. The power includes four different engines, the 1.2-litre 16V 75, TCe100, 1.6 16V 128hp or 1.5 dCi 85. The colours will come in a range of four as well, Glacier White, Vif Red, Extrême Blue and Pearlescent […]

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Renault’s New Kangoo Maxi Express — For Your Larger Business Needs

Renault will soon reveal a new model in the Kangoo line up for April. The new Kangoo Express Maxi will cover the total spectrum of business user needs. There will be a choice of three sizes. The Maxi is about 39cm longer than the Express and it will have a two-seater of five-seater layout option. Power will come from a […]

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Renault’s New Megane Coupe-Cabriolet Has Been Revealed

The new Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet has been officially revealed prior to the Geneva Motor Show. The new model will be the fifth edition in the current line up and this means that it will boast bits and pieces of technology from each of its siblings. There will be a new glass roof which covers an area of 0.47 square meters, […]

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Renault’s New Wind Convertible Will Be At The Geneva Show

Renault’s New Wind Convertible Will Be At The Geneva Show

Renault is planning to unveil a brand new coupe-cabriolet at the Geneva Motor Show which takes place next month. The new two-seater car will be the same size as the outgoing 206 CC. The model is called the Wind and it should go on sale later this year where it will boast 100-horsepower from a 1.2-litre engine straight out of […]

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Renault Unveils Their R30 Formula One Car In Spain

Renault has unveiled their brand Formula One racer, as well as their second driver. Russian will be proud to hear that Vitaly Petrov will occupy the second seat where he will then become Russia’s first F1 driver. The R30 race car was unveiled by Vitaly and Robert Kubica in Valencia. The new Renault F1 racer will be yellow and black […]

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Has Renaults New Twingo CC Been Revealed In Diecast Model Form? [UPDATE]

The following photographs concern a diecast model which seems to be an unveiled Renault Twingo CC model. The images were produced by Norev, which is a French company well known for their scale models. The diecast leak is not the first time that new cars have been leaked online, and it’s totally possible that this model is a pre-production variant […]

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Renault Will Award South African’s With R1500 If They Buy Something Other Than The Twingo RS

Renault is launching a new promotion where they are asking South African’s to test drive the Twingo Renault Sport 1.6 before deciding to buy a new car. If the test was unsatisfactory and you do decide to buy a competitors car, the French automaker will award you with R1,500. The Twingo RS will feature comfort and convenience as it boasts […]

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The New Sporty Renault Clio S Has Been Announced

The new Renault Clio S has been revived from the early 1990’s. The model is expected to bring the sporty look and feel to the core Clio range,” according to a press release. There will be 3-door layout which is based on the 5-door expression trim. You will find electric windows, heated electric mirrors, CD radio with auxiliary ports and […]

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Daimler Will Announce Their Compact Car Partner During The Middle Of 2010

Daimler AG are looking to create a new partnership with Renault SA. This partnership might arrive within the next six months and it will help Daimler explain the Smart brand. Renault has already referred to Daimler as a potential partner in their development of new urban vehicles. This partnership will be similar to the BMW and Peugeot connections which saw […]

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Renault Add New Road-Rally-Racers To Their Line Up

Renault will launch two new cars which are expected to compete in low-level rally competitions. The new Twingo Renaultsport R2 and Twingo Renaultsport R1 will join the Clio Maxi, and Renaultsport R3 Access in the French line up. The engine will be a 1.6-litre unit with 16-valves. The R2 will have 160-horsepower (118kW) with 180Nm of torque, and this will […]

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Renault’s New Laguna Coupe — New Technologies For The Entry Level Version

Renault UK has released a new entry-level Laguna Coupe which is priced at £19,995 MRRP. The entry-level model is based on the new dCi 150 diesel model and it will ince a new Carminat Tom-Tom navigation system, automatic parking brake and a satin chrome centre console. The automaker has said that those extra’s will save you about £2,100 compared to […]

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Renault Has Revealed Their Twingo Gordini Renaultsport

Renault has announced that their new Twingo Gordini Renaultsport will make its debut after the Champs-Elysées, in Paris on January 10, 2010. Renault’s sporty Twingo will revive the legendary Gordini/Renault partnership from the mid-1900’s. Gordini touches have been added to the Renaultsport minicar and this include new white racing stripes with the French blue exterior colour. There will be a […]

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Carlos Ghosn Says That The Renault Mini Car Will Fight The Nano In 2011

Renault CEO, Carlos Ghosn has said that they are still going forward with the low-cost mini-car which will soon rival the Tata Nano. The French automaker will create the mini-car in partnership with Indian company, Bajaj Auto. Expect the mini car to make its debut around 2011 where it will enhance the companies’ global and local Indian market tremendously. “The […]

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Renault Are Planning To Top The Tata Nano In Price!

The Nissan and Renault CEO, Carlos Ghosn said that the automobile group is planning to create a cheaper Tata Nano rival. The CEO revealed that these companies will partner with another Indian brand in an attempt to top the cheap/small car market. Carlos Ghosn said that the ‘ultra low-cost car’ will be design by both Renault and Nissan, where it […]

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