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The latest and most interesting news on the Renault Zoe electric car

RENAULT’S CUMULATIVE EV SALES NOW 120,000, AS NEW KANGOO Z.E. 33 KWH SURGES

Through the end of October, cumulative sales of electric cars from Renault (since 2011) have crossed 120,000 units (excluding the LSV Twizy). October was another month of significant growth. In total, 2,967 electric Renaults were sold last month, which is 46% more than one year ago. That number included more than 2,300 Renault ZOEs, (up … Continue reading RENAULT’S CUMULATIVE EV SALES NOW 120,000, AS NEW KANGOO Z.E. 33 KWH SURGES

RENAULT REVEALS AUTONOMOUS OBSTACLE AVOIDANCE TECHNOLOGY

Renault has revealed technology that enables self-driving cars to swerve to avoid obstacles in the road ahead – an industry first, the company claims. The technology, demonstrated in a Renault Zoe named Callie, was tested against professional drivers’ reactions and avoided unexpected road obstacles and cones as effectively as those drivers. The technology is seen as a key … Continue reading RENAULT REVEALS AUTONOMOUS OBSTACLE AVOIDANCE TECHNOLOGY

RENAULT TO READY 4 ZOES FOR AUTONOMOUS, ON-DEMAND MOBILITY SERVICE

Renault and its partners are launching something called the Rouen Normandy Autonomous Lab project – an on-demand/mobility service on open roads, complete with five autonomous electric vehicles for public use. The idea is to put four autonomous Renault ZOE and one Transdev shuttle in service over three circuits, covering a distance of ten kilometres (6 miles), in Rouen’s Technopole … Continue reading RENAULT TO READY 4 ZOES FOR AUTONOMOUS, ON-DEMAND MOBILITY SERVICE

RENAULT ZOE ERALLY CAR MAKES IMPRESSIVE COMPETITIVE DEBUT

THE UK’s unique eRally car, the all-electric Renault Zoe, has successfully completed its first competitve outing. Marshals gave the Zoe, based at Knockhill , a standing ovation at the end of the Adgespeed Rally run by the Wigan & District Motor Club. The fully electric junior rally car competed in all stages against traditionally powered … Continue reading RENAULT ZOE ERALLY CAR MAKES IMPRESSIVE COMPETITIVE DEBUT