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Latest stories

  • Will Renault Zoe be first true mass-market electric car?

    The 2012 Renault Zoe is lining up to be the volume seller in Renault’s four-car pure-electric Z.E. range, reports Automotive News Europe.
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    By Gavin Conway May 14, 2012 4:35 PM
  • EcoVelocity 2012 off to a roaring start

    There was plenty of action today as EcoVelocity got off to a roaring start. Check out the show highlights in our exclusive Flickr gallery.
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    By Gavin Conway May 5, 2012 7:06 PM
  • ‘Design a Renault Twizy’ competition winner announced

    Renault’s ‘Design a Twizy’ student competition has been won by Rachel Smith, 20, who studies advertising and media relations at The University of Huddersfield. The prize is £9,000 to cover one year's tuition (sorry Rachel, that won’t be a few weeks in Ibiza for you and your mates, then).
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    By Gavin Conway May 2, 2012 3:58 PM
  • EcoVelocity ready to go live this weekend

    London’s second annual EcoVelocity low-carbon vehicle motorshow will kick off at ExCeL London this bank holiday weekend, starting on Saturday 5 May. One of the star features of the show will be the chance for members of the public to have a go in electric and low-emission cars such as the Vauxhall Ampera, Peugeot iOn, Nissan LEAF and more.
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    By Gavin Conway May 2, 2012 1:52 PM
  • YouTues: Renault Fluence Z.E. tested to destruction

    Yeah, yeah, we know electric cars are safe – it’d be embarrassing if any new EVs got less than a four or five star crash test result these days. But it’s still fun (and reassuring) seeing them subjected to all manner of tortures in the interests of quality, as today’s video shows.
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    By Will Dron April 17, 2012 6:47 PM