March 21, 2018

Groupe Renault and Brilliance China form joint venture to manufacture LCVs

Groupe Renault and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited (Brilliance) have formed a joint venture to manufacture and sell light commercial vehicles (LCV) under the Jinbei, Renault and Huasong brands, with the goal of achieving 150,000 sales annually by 2022 and an acceleration of electrified powertrains.

First drive: Renault SpaceClass

Renault’s new SpaceClass is the latest to join the ranks of luxury people movers. Simon Tooth reports.

Renault helps The Felix Project combat food waste and poverty across London

Renault UK is helping a London-based charity, The Felix Project, in its drive to provide healthy, fresh food to some of the capital’s most disadvantaged inhabitants through the supply of a Renault Kangoo Van Z.E.

Renault Trafic SpaceClass opens for orders

Following its debut at the Cannes Film Festival 2017, the new Renault Trafic SpaceClass is now available to order in the UK, with pricing from £32,500 excluding VAT.

Renault Kangoo Van Z.E.33 outperforms expectations at the MPG Marathon

The Renault Kangoo Van Z.E.33 has outperformed its official range and energy consumption figures whilst participating in the 2017 Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon. 

Kangoo goes the extra mile

Range is a major barrier to businesses considering electric vans. With its latest Kangoo Z.E, Renault is pushing the boundaries, reports Dan Gilkes.

Two Renaults, one Master

Dan Gilkes explains the conundrum.

Charging on the move

Renault has demonstrated “dynamic wireless electric vehicle charging” (DEVC) – which allows vehicles to charge while driving – at a 100-metre test track at Versailles, near Paris.

Renault-Nissan Alliance forms light commercial vehicle business unit

The Renault-Nissan Alliance is creating a light commercial vehicle business unit to expand its global presence in the segment.

Year ends on a high for van sector

2016 was quite a year, but for the van sector it ended on a positive note with another set of record-breaking registrations, according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).