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Renault Zoe still dominates Europe electric-car sales; longer range boosts sales

Ask a North American driver to name companies that make electric cars, and you’ll probably hear Tesla, maybe Nissan, and perhaps Chevy or BMW or Toyota. Chinese drivers may be more likely to say BYD (and perhaps Tesla), but Europeans will likely name Renault. (And Tesla.) The Renault Zoe, now in its fifth year but … Continue reading Renault Zoe still dominates Europe electric-car sales; longer range boosts sales

UAE’s Farnek adds Renault Zoe electric vehicle to fleet

Farnek has become the first company in the GCC region to purchase a Renault Zoe electric vehicle. The UAE-based facilities management (FM) firm has added the environmentally friendly model to its 200-strong transportation fleet. When compared to the saloon cars in its existing fleet, which travel approximately 72,000km annually, Farnek expects the Renault Zoe to save more … Continue reading UAE’s Farnek adds Renault Zoe electric vehicle to fleet

Renault Zoe becomes first EV pool car for Slough Council

Slough Borough Council has purchased three Renault Zoe EV vehicles as staff pool cars. The purchase follows Slough Borough Council’s ‘journey to clean air’ initiative, as part of its low emissions strategy. The pool car scheme is part of Slough’s wider fleet challenge programme, providing ‘environmentally friendly’ solutions for staff travel to meetings, site inspections … Continue reading Renault Zoe becomes first EV pool car for Slough Council

EVs are ‘clearly’ the future despite slow start, Renault’s Normand says

The global market for electric vehicles has not grown as fast as Renault expected when CEO Carlos Ghosn announced a bold investment of 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion) six years ago to develop the technology, said Gilles Normand, the automaker’s senior vice president for electric vehicles. However, electric vehicles are “clearly” the future of the … Continue reading EVs are ‘clearly’ the future despite slow start, Renault’s Normand says

Charging points for electric cars could be made available across South West Wales

More charging points could be made available across South West Wales to cater for an increase in electric cars More charging points could be made available across South West Wales to cater for an increase in the use of electric cars. A Clean Air Roadshow organised by Swansea Council took place in Castle Square on … Continue reading Charging points for electric cars could be made available across South West Wales

After Record Surge In Q1, Renault ZOE Sales Slow In April Due To Brake Issue

The introduction of a new longer-range Renault ZOE 40 Z.E. with 41 kWh battery and 300 km (186 miles) of real world range has translated into “higher highs” being set for sale…until this month. April disappointed with just around 1,690 ZOE deliveries (a drop of 14.5% year-over-year). In general, overall Renault electric car – mostly … Continue reading After Record Surge In Q1, Renault ZOE Sales Slow In April Due To Brake Issue