November 17, 2018

Van production expands for Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi in France

Automotive partnership Alliance has announced new van production for manufacturing facilities in Maubeuge and Sandouville, France.

Road test: Renault Master Z.E

With the growing demand for electric vehicles, van manufacturers are eventually bringing larger models to market. One of the issues preventing take-up of heavier vans has been just that, the weight. Adding heavy batteries to a 3.5-tonne van results in a greatly reduced payload potential.

The Eden Project leads by example

The Eden Project has taken delivery of a new fleet of all-electric Renault ZOE and Kangoo Z.E models.

Renault announces ‘Premier Edition’ versions of the Kangoo, Trafic and Master

Renault is celebrating its partnership with Sky Sports Premier League coverage with the launch of Premier Edition versions of its Kangoo, Trafic and Master vans.

Electricity distributor takes steps to electrify its fleet with Renault Kangoo Z.E. 33s

Electricity distributor UK Power Networks is taking steps to electrify its London-based fleet with the delivery of eight Renault Kangoo Van Z.E. 33 panel vans.

IAA review: Show sets its sights on the future

This year’s IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hanover highlighted the industry-wide search for an alternative to diesel, despite the fact that many in the logistics and delivery business recognise that the fuel will be the mainstay of the truck and van business for many years to come.

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and Google announce technology partnership

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and Google have announced they will partner to embed the Android operating system in all vehicles sold by the automotive alliance from 2021.

Renault donates seven more all-electric Kangoo Z.E. vans to London charity

Renault UK is growing its support of the London-based Felix Project with the donation of a further seven all-electric Kangoo Z.E. panel vans. This will allow the charity to expand its operation to provide the capital’s most disadvantaged inhabitants with fresh food.

Smart Master takes on light truck sector

A 6×2 conversion of the Renault Master offers a frugal alternative to the traditional 7.5-tonner, says Dan Gilkes.

Renault Kangoo helps keep Wessex Water flowing

Wessex Water has taken delivery of 67 liveried Renault Kangoo vans, meaning the brand now comprise around 60 per cent of its 450 vehicle fleet.