Renault pioneered the development of electric vehicles in Europe, and leads the European electric vehicle market today. The vehicle batteries are rented to customers, and have been since release of Renault’s very first electric vehicle. In this way, Renault keeps full control over the whole battery lifecycle, which is advantageous not only to customers but to the planet as well.
As the curtain comes down on the 87th Geneva Motor Show, after 13 days and record attendance yet again, Renault, Dacia and Alpine are taking a fond look back at some of the event’s highlights.
In this exceptional interview we quizzed two of the people who are writing the latest chapter in the Alpine history. Michael van der Sande, Alpine managing director, and David Twohig, Alpine chief engineer clue us up on some of the A110 secrets.
After Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv, Renault has opened a third Renault Open Innovation Lab called "Le Square" in Paris. By organising Renault internal teams to cooperate with startups and external partners, it aims to define new ways of working and to explore the future of mobility.
In 2017, the Stepway family is growing with the New Logan MCV Stepway, a modern and generous wagon with an adventurous spirit!
“When I was little I used to play with building sets. And that’s what I do in my job today: I build cars that, I hope, will be appreciated by our customers.”
Renault created the surprise at Geneva International Motor Show with ZOE e-sport concept. Sporty styling, high performance, fun to drive; it showcases Renault’s commitment to the ongoing development of electric vehicles.
The big day’s finally here, after years of eager expectancy: Alpine’s at the Geneva International Motor Show with the long-awaited A110, a two-seater sports coupé with centrally-mounted rear-end engine truer than ever to the Alpine spirit of elegance, agility and authenticity. It’s made at the Dieppe plant in France, and will be shipping in Europe from late 2017 prior to staggered rollout in the rest of the world.
Dacia saw this year’s Geneva Motor Show as the ideal venue for showing off new limited editions across the Stepway family, with a distinctive new Iceland Grey livery and smart new interior. And Duster invited itself along into the same style programme too.
After launching New Renault ZOE, with its 400 km travel range (NEDC), at the 2016 Paris Show Motor, Renault is following through with further spectacular proof of its primacy in electric vehicle development, in the form of ZOE e-Sport, its new electric concept car, starring at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Just imagine New Renault ZOE metamorphosing into a sportscar!