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

DHL Orders Zoe and Ambitious Nissan-Renault EV Target

Today Renault announced that it will supply DHL France with a fleet of electric vehicles by 2015. DHL has already confirmed an order of 50 vehicles, comprising both Kangoo Z.E. and ZOE, to be delivered between now and 2015. François Guionnet, director of Renault Parc Entreprises, said: “Renault is particularly proud to take part in … Continue reading DHL Orders Zoe and Ambitious Nissan-Renault EV Target

Zoe Orders Going Well

Orders for the Zoe are going well at the Paris Motor Show. BFMTV announced that there were 10 orders in the first 48 hours. Comments on the Automobile Propre site, however, imply that this figure reached 79 by 3 October (with delivery by 29 January), and 100 by 7 October (with delivery by 25 February).

French Industry Minister Drives Renault Zoe

Yesterday My ELife Now reported on a BFMTV item where the French Industry Minister Arnaud Montebourg took a test drive in a Zoe: “Probably one of the best commercial for Renault’s new main stream EV, ZOE!” The same site has had good coverage recently of the Zoe, including: Overview – Interior, Intrumentation and Charge Port … Continue reading French Industry Minister Drives Renault Zoe

Zoe News September 2012 Week 4 – Béatrice Foucher, BFMTV

Béatrice Foucher On 25 September AVEM.fr reported an interview with Béatrice Foucher, Director of Renault’s Electric Programme since the start of this month. She said that Zoe’s range is not the real issue in the decision to purchase: “Rational and emotional elements come into play. The cost of fuel is very important. (…) Buying an … Continue reading Zoe News September 2012 Week 4 – Béatrice Foucher, BFMTV

Zoe News September 2012 Week 3 – Future of Electric Car, First Test Drive

The Future of the Electric Car During this week Renault put out various technical briefings on the operation of subsystems in the Zoe and its other EVs. On 14 September Automobile Challenges carried an article giving details of the Zoe’s braking system, and its improvements over that in the Fluence ZE. In the Fluence ZE … Continue reading Zoe News September 2012 Week 3 – Future of Electric Car, First Test Drive