Post Tagged with: "Renault"

Renault Will Revive Their Gordini Name! The Clio And Twingo Gordini RS Coming Soon

Renault will once again start creating new Gordini-branded cars for their Renault Sport range. The new Twingo Gordini RS will make it’s debut at the L’Atelier Renault in Paris on the 25th of November. A Clio Gordini variant will then be released a few months after. Mr Amédée Gordini was a developer of Renault sport models, and he was the […]

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Renault Will Create A Kangoo Electric Vehicle In 2011

Renault’s new Kangoo range will soon include a full-electric model for 2011. The zero-emission Kangoo Express LCV will be produced in northern France, alongside the internal combustion units. The new electric Kangoo will benefit from all of the marketing, and expertise which Renault gathers from the normal combustion models. This should ensure that the company is successful in their new […]

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Renault’s Zoe Z.E. Will Hydrate Your Skin In 2012

Renault has announced that they will in fact create the Zoe Zero Emission Concept. The French automaker said that it will only arrive in a few years where it will use a replaceable battery which can be swapped out in only three minutes. This all-electric vehicle is said to be co-designed by L’Oreal Luxury Products and it should hit the […]

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Renderings Of The 2011 Renault Megane CC

Just after Renault released their Megane range, the company started to work on a CC version. The French automaker hasn’t really commented much on the CC range, however, it’s expected that most of the design cues will remain similar and this essentially means that the front end won’t change too much. Expect the back-end, as well as the roof to […]

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Renault Might Exit F1, But They Will Still Supply Engines

Rumours revolving around the Formula One world has said that Renault are planning to exit from the sport. After the crash-gate incident earlier this year it seems as if sponsors are willing to withdraw their financial support to the team with immediate effect. Although Renault might stop racing, it was said that they will not stop providing power plants to […]

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Details On The New 2010 Renault Megane RS

Renault has announced that their new Megane RS will find its saw to Europe during January, 2010. The new Megane RS will come with two chassis settings, the Sport chassis for every day driving and the Cup chassis for track-focused performance. Engine-wise the French automaker added a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol unit with 184kW and 340Nm of torque. The RS will […]

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New Renderings Of The 2011 Renault Clio Based On Previous Leaked Images

Magazines never really care about release dates for new models as they are always working towards teasing the readers with new renderings of what they think various up and coming cars will be designed to look like. French car magazine, Autoplus, has created a new rendering of the 2011 Clio that was leaked earlier this year. The early leakage was […]

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Details And Images On The New Renault Twingo RS 133 Cup

Renault has unveiled their brand new Twingo RS 133 Cup. The new sports hatch is aimed at delivering “a more focused driving experience with less equipment and a lower price”. Although the looks might attract buyers, be warned that the inside lacks air-conditioning, automatic headlights, tinted windows and independent rear seats. So this might not be the most luxurious car, […]

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Renault’s Secret Witness Spills The Beans On The Crash-Gate Scandal

A mystery Renault F1 employee, called Witness X, has sealed the outcome of the crash-gate scandal that recently roamed around the track. The persons identity has been hidden to protect all future, er – participants with the ‘law’. Mr X said that he was at a meeting last year when Pat Symonds and Flavio Briatore mentioned these plans for a […]

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Renault Releases Their New Megane Renaultsport 250

Renault has said that their new Renaultsport 250 Megane will go on sale during November in the UK area. The 2.0-litre twin scroll turbocharged engine will push out 184kW with 340Nm of torque. These figures mark a 30Nm increase over the older Megane R26 R model. The gearbox will be a 6-speed manual unit. Equipment will include a new Renaultsport […]

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Renault Has Received A 2 Year Suspended-Ban For Their Crash Scandal

The recent Renault crash-gate hearing on Monday saw the team receive a two-year suspended disqualification, along with Flavio Briatore being banned for life from motorsport. The French team entered the hearing with a good attitude, where they admitted the truth behind the Nelson Piquet crash conspiracy. Renault apologized, and said that they would pay for the FIA’s investigation. They later […]

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Frankfurt 2009: Renault Zeo Z.E. Electric Concept

Renault has unwrapped their latest all-electric showcar at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new Zoe Z.E. will be a compact four-seater with scissor doors at the front, and butterfly doors at the back. The new concept will be powered by a 70kW electric motor that uses lithium-ion batteries to obtain a drive range of around 160kilometers. The Zoe Z.E. will […]

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Renault Admit To Race-Fixing In The Forumla One

Renault has announced that Flavio Briatore and Pat Symonds are not longer part of the F1 team as they have admitted to setting up a the last crash. “The ING Renault F1 Team will not dispute the recent allegations made by the FIA concerning the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix,” said the press release from Renault. The final hearing for this […]

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A Quick Look At The Renault Fluence Zero Emission Concept

Renault are currently focusing on a new zero-emission vehicle for the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new model will fall under one of the four models which Renault recently teased before the show started. The new model in question here is the Fluence Zero Emission Concept which will have a panoramic sunroof that acts as a solar panel. The images reveal […]

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New Special Edition Renault Twingo Dolce Vita For The Ladies

Renault has released a new special edition called the Dolce Vita. This model will be aimed at the female drivers as it boasts gold stickers on the front bumper and door handles. The wheels are ‘Pirate’ black, which kind of cuts out the gold theme. Inside of the girl-powered Twingo there will be a new CD audio system with USB […]

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