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Friday 02 March 2018 by Sabrina Houacine - Cars

#Genevamotorshow2018 - 1.3 TCe: a new petrol engine co-developed as part of the collaboration between the Alliance and Daimler

The result of a successful collaboration between the Alliance and Daimler, the 1.3 TCe is a key new petrol engine for Groupe Renault. Making its debut in the Renault range on Scénic and Grand Scénic, the new engine offers a broader power range than the old TCe, significantly improving driving pleasure while reducing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.

Tags: scénic

Wednesday 28 February 2018 by Youmna HALIFA - Innovation

The "Smart Island", a glimpse of the mobility of the future? 4 questions for our expert Eric Feunteun

Will we soon be able to live in complete energy self-sufficiency on an island? The electric revolution is not just about transport modes; it impacts our ecosystems and changes our everyday life. Groupe Renault and Empressa de Electricidade da Madeira (EEM), and the Regional Government of Madeira, have joined forces to launch the first smart electric ecosystem on the island of Porto Santo in the Madeira Archipelago in Portugal. Eric Feunteun, Electric Vehicles and New Business Program Director at Groupe Renault, filled us in on the subject.

Tags: electric vehicle Smart Island zoe

Wednesday 21 February 2018 by Isabelle BEHAR - Cars

Renault MASTER Z.E.: a large electric van, an ideal workhorse to reach city centers with zero emissions

#LCVexpert, #MasterZE

Renault Pro+ is broadening its range of electric LCVs with the introduction of the Master Z.E. large electric van – the ideal workhorse for emissions-free access to city centers. Master Z.E. is ideally suited to last-mile deliveries. It's designed for everyone who believes environmental issues are fundamental.

Tags: LCV master

Tuesday 13 February 2018 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Renault Now a Major Player in e-sport Motorsports

Renault Is Getting in on a Booming Sports Scene: e-sports. In just a few years, e-sports have grown to become a worldwide phenomenon and a real professional sport with their own star players and crowds of spectators! By joining forces with Team Vitality, Renault plans to make a name for itself in e-sports, seizing the opportunity to showcase Renault’s signature passion for sport and innovation.

Tags: game

Friday 02 February 2018 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Innovation

CityMakers: open innovation projects share Groupe Renault’s strategic objectives

“Our company take advantage of the agility of the start-ups”. Nadine Leclair, Groupe Renault Expert Fellow, is pleased with the results of the first edition of CityMakers, an open innovation program dedicated to the transition to more flexible and sustainable forms of urban mobility launched with start-ups in April 2017 by Groupe Renault, NUMA and their partners Nissan, RCI Bank and Services, AXA, and Paris City Council. Among the nine projects selected, four presented by Persistant Studios, Toucan Toco, Dalberg Data Insights and Logiroad received special attention from Groupe Renault.

Tags: innovation

Wednesday 31 January 2018 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Event

33rd International Automobile Festival: Groupe Renault sweeps the board

What a night! The 33rd edition of the International Automobile Festival took place on Tuesday, January 30th in Paris. Groupe Renault walked away with three prestigious prizes, including “Most beautiful car of the year” for the Alpine A110. Carlos Ghosn, who received the “Palme d’Or”, and Laurens van den Acker, who won the “Creativ’ Experience” award, were congratulated for their innovative vision.

Tags: award

Monday 22 January 2018 by Isabelle BEHAR - Heritage

Renault and the Ecole des Arts Déco in Paris present Vasarely, the Pope of Op Art!

Renault and the Ecole des Arts Déco in Paris are presenting an original exhibition featuring the work of Vasarely, an artist on the frontier of art and design and founder of the op art movement: the Pope of Op Art! A selection of five original panels and 24 preparatory studies illustrate the inventive talent and artistic research of this innovative artist.
The cooperation between Vasarely and Renault remains one of the most important in the Renault art collection. Set up in 1967, the collection now includes over 350 works by artists of all nationalities and all schools.

Tags: art