Renault ZOE Sets Production EV Distance Record

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Renault ZOE Sets Production EV Distance Record
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The ZOE, bested the previous EV distance record by a quarter distance and the test, besides highlighting the distance possible by EV propulsion was also performed to showcase the viability of the Chameleon charger Continue Reading...

Renault To Launch EV With 150 Mile Range By 2015

Renault To Launch EV With 150 Mile Range By 2015
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Renault is already one of the auto industry’s leaders in electric vehicles, investing enormous sums in the Better Place battery swap technology and introducing one of the first mass-market electric cars with their Nissan division, in the form of the Leaf hatchback. Although Renault is set to introduce the all-electric Z0e in 2012, the small… Continue Reading...

Renault Zoe To Be Re-Named Due To Complaint From Someone Named Zoe Renault

Renault Zoe To Be Re-Named Due To Complaint From Someone Named Zoe Renault
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There have been some big blunders in the history of automotive naming. The Chevrolet Nova flopped in Spanish speaking countries because its name literally means “it doesn’t go”. The Ford Pinto’s name in Brazilian Portuguese has similarly negative connotations, literally meaning “a man with small genitals.” The latest casualty in the history of cars being… Continue Reading...