Tag: Renault

New Renault Master E-Tech van has up to 285 miles of range

Renault announced the new fourth-generation Renault Master last year, but it has only just revealed the electric version. The new Master E-Tech will go on sale in spring 2024 and will have the option of two battery sizes and will have up to 285 miles of range. Prices are not yet revealed, but it could cost anywhere from £40,000 to £50,000, depending on the battery size. In terms of design, […]

Renault adds new pure petrol Clio option, priced at under £18k

Renault has recently added a new cheaper care to its Clio lineup, this time without any hybrid technology. The new pure petrol option builds on top of the current Clio, which was only refreshed earlier this year and up until now, it has been hybrid only. The new option costs £3,500 less than the other models and comes in at just £17,795 in the UK. Renault has said this change […]

Renault announces new Trafic E-Tech with 184 miles of range

Renault has announced a new electric version of the Traffic, which has 184 miles of range. This now marks the time where the company now offers an electric version of every single van in its lineup. The new Trafic is based on the diesel version, meaning it isn’t a bespoke vehicle. The electrical motors are located under the bonnet with the batteries under the main floor of the van. Renault […]

Renault launches new all electric Trafic E-Tech, with 149 mile range

Today, Renault has announced the all new third generation Trafic E-Tech electric van, which joins the larger Master and Kangoo vans, both of which have electric versions available. The third generation Trafic has actually been on sale in the UK since 2014 and is probably due for a refresh at some stage. However, the new van has a reasonable 149 mile range and supports DC fast charging. Like the combustion […]

Renault has pulled the Megane from sale in the UK

This week, Renault has removed the combustion-powered Renault Mégane from sale here in the UK. The car had been sold here for 27 years and gone through four different generations. All is not lost however, as the electric Mégane is to remain on sale. The latest generation of Mégane was revealed back in 2015 at the Frankfurt motor show. Renault offered a range of model variants, with a five-door hatchback, […]

UK order books now open for new Renault Megane E-Tech Electric

This week, Renault has started offering the all new Megane E-Tech Electric in the UK, with the order books officially being opened on 12th May. The new all electric car will be offered here in three trim levels, with Equilibre, Techno and Launch Edition. At the moment, potential customers can put a deposit down, with a a refundable £500. In the UK, Renault will be offering one battery option, whereas […]

Renault to go electric only in Europe by 2030

Renault has revised its plan for the company offering electric cars in the UK and Europe, previously it was planning on offering 90% of its lineup as electric only by 2030 but now it has committed to offer 100% of its models on sale in the UK and Europe as electric only. Other companies such as Fiat, Ford and Peugeot have also committed to the same timeline, of being an […]

Euro NCAP crash test Renault Zoe, gets zero-star rating

Euro NCAP have tested two electric cars from the Renault group recently, the new Dacia Spring and now the Zoe. Both cars are fully electric and have not performed well at all, which is surprising as Renault was an early firm favourite back in the early 2000s when the Euro NCAP was relatively new. The Dacia Spring was tested and it achieved a one star safety rating. Euro NCAP said […]

Renault’s new, updated Trafic van now on sale in the UK

Renault’s new updated Trafic panel van has gone on sale today in the UK with prices starting at £25,200. First customer deliveries are due to start this December. This new design change is quite minor with redesigned LED headlights, a new look grille as well as some unification of the design, to bring it inline with other Renault vehicles, such as the daytime running lights. Inside the Trafic is a […]

Renault Megane is now a hybrid only model

Renault has updated the Megane hatchback to make the model now hybrid only, which is something a lot of car companies are doing with some models. Renault has dropped all of the standalone petrol and diesel engines in favour of a plug-in hybrid option, the same unit that is in the Captur SUV. The Megane now comes in two trims, Iconic and RS Line, with the latter taking cues from […]