Articles about Renault

  • Plug-in Car Grant stays until 2015, vans now included

    The electric vehicle industry breathed a huge sigh of relief today as the Government announced that the Plug-in Car Grant (PiCG) has been extended until 2015.
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    By Gavin Conway January 17, 2012 3:26 PM
  • 2012 electric vehicle preview: EVs are accelerating

    There’s a lot to look forward to in the coming year, not the least of which will be the arrival of a brace of new pure-electric cars in the UK. But the electrification of our motoring world isn’t just about pure-electrics – watch out for the arrival of advanced plug-in hybrids, as well as diesel/electric hybrids from the likes of Volvo and Peugeot.
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    By Gavin Conway December 31, 2011 10:00 AM
  • Renault’s UK electric vehicle dealers go live

    With Renault’s new electric Kangoo Van Z.E. now on sale and three more electric models due in 2012, the French company has just announced that 21 of its dealers are now prepped and ready for electric vehicle customers.
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    By Will Dron December 22, 2011 10:01 AM
  • Renault slashes model range ahead of 2012 EV launches

    Renault is taking a rather large axe to the range of models it offers for sale in the UK – the Laguna, Modus, Wind, Espace and family car version of the Kangoo van will no longer be offered from February 2012.
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    By Gavin Conway December 20, 2011 9:47 AM
  • The Conway Column: pure-electric vans blazing a trail

    A couple of weeks back, Renault managed to snaffle the International Van of the Year title for its Kangoo Z.E. pure electric van. And now, UK publication What Van? has also bestowed its Van of the Year title on the electric Kangoo.
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    By Gavin Conway December 8, 2011 4:34 PM