OK, so it’s not the same podium step as the one Sébastien Buemi climbed to after winning the Hong Kong ePrix last week in the opening race of the third FIA Formula E championship season. There again, there was not one but two Renault ZOEs on the podium for the Monte Carlo eRally, another event on the FIA calendar. Ourselves, well we finished third. By Alex Stricher, AutoCult
After the first leg, from Fontainebleau to Alès, the 2016 Monte Carlo eRally changed pace yesterday afternoon, to put the priority on regularity. New Renault ZOE with the ZE 40 battery put in a flawless performance here, though things would get somewhat more complicated a little later on.
At this year’s Geneva Motor Show, Renault is celebrating its leadership on the European electric vehicles market by unveiling Zoé Swiss Edition, an upmarket limited edition of its electric city car. We took the opportunity to ask Eric Feunteun, head of Renault’s electric vehicles programme, about Groupe Renault developments on the zero-emissions scene.
Thinking about driving in France at the wheel of an electric vehicle this summer? Here’s are some ideas to help you plan your vacation.
As a result of human activities, an excess amount of CO2 in the atmosphere is steadily warming the planet. It is a phenomenon that is driving climate disruption and has economic and social consequences that affect each and every one of us. We met with Jean-Philippe Hermine, Director for the strategy and environmental plan of the Renault Group, to find out more about the strategy we are implementing to reduce our carbon footprint.