The product design competition has existed since 1955. Its award, the "red dot", is an internationally recognised quality seal. This year, 1,800 companies and designers from 58 countries have submitted their creations. Our lovely electric quadricycle did great in the automobiles & transportation category.
New Clio is now a reality and if you don't fall in love with her... well, there is nothing we can do! It is the first production model to give full expression to the Renault design renewal inspired by Laurens van den Acker. Watch our exclusive video to learn more.
To shamelessly misquote Général de Gaulle: ZOE outraged! ZOE broken! ZOE martyrized! But this time it’s all in a good cause: top quality for ZOE! We visit the Lardy Technical Centre on the outskirts of Paris, France, to take a look at the rigorous and extensive tests that Renault’s all-electric city car is undergoing prior to imminent release. Nothing is spared, be it a highly dramatic frontal crash test or the engine running uninterrupted day after day!
"Renault already sells cars in China, but only in limited numbers. If Renault is to play a more important role in China, then it needs to produce locally," declared Carlos Ghosn on January 9, 2012 at the Detroit Motor Show. Breaking into the Chinese market represents a major capital outlay for the company and demands a strong product plan and local manufacturing capacity in order to corner market share at a profit.
The Renault-Nissan Alliance organises, outside Rio+20, electric vehicle test drives at HSBC Arena. Among them, Fluence Z.E. and...Twizy! It is the first time Renault Z.E. cars make an appearance in Brazil, Renault's second biggest market. UN delegates, Earth Summit participants and journalists, got a taste of zero emission driving and shared their impressions with us.
When Rio+20 rhymes with "get in your Twizy"... French President François Hollande and members of his government, Nicole Bricq,
It only took us going all the way to Rio to meet the man behind the "Earth from Above" book. The photographer, planet-lover, and now filmmaker Yann Arthus-Bertrand, shared a few thoughts with us, on the Film Festival his Foundation, GoodPlanet, is organising here at Rio+20, but also on the electric car he's driving...a Fluence Z.E.!