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05 March 2019 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Innovation

2019 Geneva International Motor Show: The All-new Renault Clio launches the Alliance’s CMF-B platform

Unveiled to the public at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show, the All-new Renault Clio is the first vehicle to be designed based on the CMF-B platform, the Alliance’s most recent modular platform. The platform was designed to be used for a wide range of models and embodies the Drive the Future plan, featuring electric engines, advanced driving aids approaching self-driving technology and first-class connectivity technologies.

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05 March 2019 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Cars

2019 Geneva International Motor Show: The new TCe 100 engine underlines the versatility of the All-new Clio

The All-new Clio is the top attraction at the Renault Group’s stand at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. Its many new features include the brand-new TCe 100 engine, the fruit of synergies within the Alliance. The engine has more power but consumes less fuel and comes with a manual, X-TRONIC and even a hybrid petrol/LPG gearbox option. The 1.0 TCe engine is the essence of the Clio’s versatility.

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05 March 2019 by Emmanuel GENTY - Cars

2019 Geneva international motor show: Groupe Renault’s hybrid E-TECH technology unveiled on the all-New Clio

The hybrid E-TECH engine is one of the key innovations in the All-new Clio. Presented at the Geneva International Motor Show and available from 2020, it combines dynamic driving with energy management like never before.
The hybrid E-TECH engine was developed in-house at Renault using innovative multi-patent technology. Groupe Renault’s extensive expertise in electric vehicles and hybrid engines, already common in Formula 1, went into the design, putting Renault’s hybrid E-TECH engine miles ahead of competing hybrid city cars.

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01 March 2019 by Valérie Calloch - Design

Immersion in the Renault design archive #4: Louis Morasse’s top picks

External evolution, internal revolution. The design of the New Clio marks a brand-new chapter in a story dating back more than 120 years: the opportunity to rediscover the richness of the Groupe Renault's heritage. More than 10,000 drawings and sketches have been inventoried in the company’s archives. Louis Morasse, Director of the Commercial Vehicle Design range, evokes some of these treasures.

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27 February 2019 by Groupe Renault - Art & Lifestyle

Renault art collection – New works created at Enstone

Renault recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of its art collection. A history that developed an avant-garde approach by inviting contemporary artists on a tour of mutual discovery. The aim is to build bridges between the automotive industry and contemporary art. This year, the art collection goes further by supporting a young Parisian artist, with the collaboration of Renault F1 Team.

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26 February 2019 by Valérie Calloch - Design

Immersion in the Renault design archives #3: Jean-Philippe Texier’s top picks

External evolution, internal revolution. The design of the New Clio marks a brand-new chapter in a story dating back more than 120 years: the opportunity to rediscover the richness of the Groupe Renault's heritage. More than 10,000 drawings and sketches have been inventoried in the company’s archives. Jean-Philippe Texier, in charge of the design of C, D and E ranges, evokes some of these treasures.

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20 February 2019 by Valérie Calloch - Design

Immersion in the Renault design archives #2: Eric Diemert’s top picks

External evolution, internal revolution. The design of the New Clio marks a brand-new chapter in a story dating back more than 120 years: the opportunity to rediscover the richness of the Groupe Renault's heritage. More than 10,000 drawings and sketches have been inventoried in the company’s archives. Eric Diemert, Design Director of the Cooperative Innovation Laboratory, evokes some of these treasures.

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19 February 2019 by Emmanuel GENTY - Cars

CLIO STORY: relive the success of the best-selling french car in history

Produced in over 15 million units since launch in 1990, Renault Clio is a model of numerous superlatives, ranking as the best-selling French car of all time, the first car to win the European Car of the Year award twice, the top-selling car in France 21 out of the 28 years since launch, and the B-segment leader in Europe. From the start, Clio has been recognized as a small car with “the makings of a great vehicle”. We take a look back at the 29 years of the Clio story in words and pictures.

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