Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy
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Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy released
8th December, 2015
RS 220 Trophy brings more power and sharper performance to Clio R.S. range;
220 vehicles are available for sale in Australia; Limited edition vehicle available from $39,990* .....
Renault Concept Alaskan revealed
7th September, 2015
Alaskan Concept is a show vehicle that paves the way for a ute that will
have a global calling. It combines a payload of one tonne with cutting-edge, 'athletic' styling to meet the requirements
of business users and individuals alike .....
Renault 16: 50 years on
27th May, 2015
In 1966 Renault Australia purchased assembly facilities and commenced
manufacturing in Heidelberg, Victoria. A number of models, including the 16, were made there until production ceased in
Renault's new Trafic arrives
10th May, 2015
In addition to its new, robust and dynamic design which features
the Renault brand’s new styling cues, new Trafic is even bigger, making it more comfortable and practical than
Renault Koleos updated
3rd May, 2015
Renault's SUV, the Koleos, has been updated with additional
equipment. Among the changes is a reversing camera now standard across the Koleos range .....
Renault Captur released
20th February, 2015
Captur is incredibly well specified and displays an impressive array
of standard features including a high-definition reversing camera, rear parking sensors, satellite navigation,
automatic windscreen wipers, automatic headlights and Renault’s smart card for hands-free entry and exit. Prices*
begin at $22,990* .....
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Renault Megane RS 275 Trophy-R release imminent
8th December, 2014
Megane RS 275 Trophy-R holds the new record for a front-wheel drive car around
Germany’s Nürburgring (7m54.36s). The limited edition car (global production run of 250) is available for sale in only 15
countries - 50 examples will come to Australia .....
Renault Megane's new look
27th October, 2014
First debuted on the Clio, Renault’s new brand identity has been
rolling out across the Renault range to ensure a unified corporate design language. The road presence of the Megane
range is enhanced by the Renault diamond on a black background. The renewal of the Megane range heralds the
introduction of new technology to the range – most notably the new TCe 130 turbocharged petrol engine .....
Renault Megane Coupé-Cabriolet updated
19th September, 2014
The range kicks off with the Dynamique CVT, priced from $38,490*, which makes it
one of the most affordable compact four-seater folding hardtop convertibles available. The sportier GT-Line model arrives priced
at $43,990* .....
Renault Megane R.S. 265 arrives
23rd July, 2014
Already extremely powerful, Megane R.S. styling has taken on even more
dynamism with the brand’s new design identity. The new front-end features the enlarged Renault logo, showcased by the
gloss black background .....
Renault-Nissan and Daimler establish a 50:50 joint venture
29th June, 2014
Teams will develop next-generation compact vehicles for both Mercedes-Benz
and Infiniti; New plant add annual capacity of 300,000 vehicles when fully operational; Companies will split investment
costs of approximately €1 billion 50/50 .....
Renault Clio GT released
30th April, 2014
Clio GT is for those who desire a sporty look, but who are not in
the market for the performance of a RenaultSport model. Prices commence from $25,290* (standard model) and from
$28,790* (Premium model) .....
Renault Clio GT confirmed for Australia
6th February, 2014
Inside, the bolstered, sport seats boast specific upholstery with
GT-branded head restraints .....
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Renault Clio RenaultSport 200 EDC released
13th December, 2013
New R.S. 200 EDC takes the appeal of performance motoring to a new level
for the Clio thanks to the introduction of a 6-speed EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) transmission as standard and the new
Renault Sport enhanced 147kW 1.6 Turbo engine .....
Renault Master supersized
24th November, 2013
“Sales of Renault light commercial vehicles have been going through the
roof lately, so we now have raised the ceiling for Master customers,” says Lyndon Healey, Brand Manager for Renault LCV .....
Renault Koleos Phase 3
11th October, 2013
The Phase 3 make-over provides a range of additional equipment throughout
the range, as well as a new lower entry price for the range .....
Renault Clio 4th Generation released
5th September, 2013
Available in three specification levels – Authentique, Expression and
Dynamique – and starting with a price* of just $16,790*, the new Renault Clio is set to shake-up the light car segment .....
Renault launches Master 4.5t RWD cab/chassis range
20th August, 2013
Renault is expanding its reach into the upper end of the LCV market
with the introduction of 3 new 4.5-tonne cab/chassis Master variants. These will be rear-wheel drive and available
in Single Cab and Dual Cab guises. Holders of a regular passenger car driver’s licences can drive them all .....
Renault release revitalised Mégane range
19th July, 2013
Revisions across the range with hatch prices commencing at
$20,990*, a wagon introduced, GT-Line models in three body styles and a GT 220 sporty wagon .....
Renault expands Kangoo line-up with a Maxi
18th March, 2013
Renault Australia is providing even more value for light commercial van
buyers with the debut of the long wheelbase Maxi model. A new short wheelbase manual transmission petrol model joins
the Kangoo range, bringing the entry pricing down to $20,990* .....
Renault set-up an "Alpine Advisory Board"
17th February, 2013
Following last November’s announcement of the founding of Société
des Automobiles Alpine Caterham, and Renault's intention of reintroducing the Alpine brand, a decision has been
taken to set up an advisory panel made up of interesting people with an "Alpine" background .....
Renault introduce "Capped Price" servicing
31st January, 2013
Renault is offering one of the most competitive packages in the industry
with all passenger vehicles, including Renault Sport, now coming with an annual Capped Price Service cost of just $299
including GST for the first 3 years .....
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Renault expands Koleos line-up
30th November, 2012
The Koleos Privilege Diesel takes the place at the top of the
Koleos range and comes standard with a 6-speed automatic gearbox and 4x4 drivetrain. It is powered by a
Renault-designed 2.0-litre dCi turbo-diesel, four-cylinder engine, boasting an impressive fuel-consumption of just
7.6-litres per 100 km, on the combined cycle .....
Renault Megane RS 265 released
9th September, 2012
Inspired by a tender to the Gendarmerie Nationale (the French
Police) for their rapid intervention vehicles, the Mégane RS 265 delivers 15 extra horsepower and 20 Nm additional
torque over the Mégane RS 250 .....
Renault Clio RenaultSport 200 Cup now leather-wrapped
4th May, 2012
Despite the addition of leather seats, the starting price for this most
appealing of point-and-squirt fun machines remains from $36,490* .....
Jet Pack Man vs Renault Megane RS 250 GP
16th March, 2012
Who wins when the "jet pack man" races Renault's hot hatch? .....
Grand Prix Edition for Renault Megane RS 250
28th February, 2012
Only 50 Renault Megane RenaultSport AGP will be sold in Australia and each
will feature and individual plaque. The Megane RenaultSport 250 AGP has a price* of $49,990* .....
Renault Master arrives
21st February, 2012
The new Master is distinguished by its bold exterior styling and a
redesigned cabin that offers the comfort and the practicality of a mobile office for customers who need to be able
to work on the move .....
Summer Edition for Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet
13th February, 2012
For a limited time, the striking Megane Coupe-Cabriolet will come standard
with charcoal leather seats and 18-inch alloy wheels. The Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet Summer Edition retains the highly
competitive price* of $45,990* .....
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Renault Koleos update arrives
29th November, 2011
Adding satellite navigation as standard to all models, and black
leather upholstery with contrast stitching to the volume selling mid-specification Dynamique model, gives
adventuresome families two practical and enjoyable luxury features .....
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Renault adds dual-clutch auto to Megane line-up
10th November, 2011
Debuting in the Megane hatch diesel will be Renault’s new
six-speed EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) automatic transmission. This new gearbox, available exclusively with the 1.5
dCi 110 diesel engine, is a landmark addition to the range .....
Renault Megane RenaultSport 250 Monaco Grand Prix Limited Edition released
30th August, 2011
Aimed at drivers who enjoy elegance, sport and style, the Renault Megane RS 250
Monaco GP will be available in Australia and more than a dozen markets worldwide. Just 50 examples will be offered for sale here,
each individually numbered .....
Renault FRENDZY concept car
9th August, 2011
Renault’s latest concept car has a dual 'personality'. These days,
professional and personal lives are so intricately interwoven that drivers find themselves permanently 'channel-hopping'
between one world and the other .....
Renault's new Twingo
29th July, 2011
Among the changes are its front end which includes a stylistic
renewal, while on the bonnet, the Renault logo has been enlarged .....
2012 Renault Koleos revealed
23rd June, 2011
The major changes concern the model’s exterior styling and
interior trim, plus appreciable CO2 and fuel consumption savings with its diesel engines .....
Renault electric car here in 2012
23rd June, 2011
The Renault Fluence Z.E. (Zero Emission) is visually similar to the
petrol-powered Fluence sedan launched in Australia late last year, and shares an identical interior architecture, but
under the bonnet it is very different .....
Renault Twizy: a new city car
13th May, 2011
Twizy gets around town faster than a traditional city car thanks
to its unprecedented ultra-compact dimensions which also allows easy parking .....
Renault Latitude released
14th April, 2011
With generous dimensions, particularly the spacious rear cabin, a large
boot and torque-rich engines, the Renault Latitude meets all the requirements of the modern family car buyer .....
GP Edition for Renault Clio RenaultSport
25th March, 2011
The launch of the new Clio RenaultSport 200 Australian Grand Prix
Limited Edition was announced last night in Melbourne. There will only be 30 examples offered exclusively in Australia .....
Renault Trafic updated
13th March, 2011
Renault has overhauled its proficient Trafic van for the
Australian market with the arrival of the Phase III version .....
Renault Captur Concept
13th February, 2011
Just like its predecessor, Renault Captur defines the simple and warm
style that will be progressively extended to future Renault car designs .....
Renault Wind Gordini
2nd February, 2011
After Twingo Gordini R.S., Clio Gordini R.S. and Twingo Gordini, the new
Renault Wind is the next model to receive the “French touch”. Renault Wind Gordini expands the coupé-roadster range with
a version featuring the best equipment available on Wind .....
Renault Offers Free 3 Year Scheduled Servicing For Koleos
24th January, 2011
Renault Australia is offering new customers of the affordable and
attractive Koleos Compact SUV free scheduled servicing for up to 3 years .....
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27th December, 2010
Retromobile is breaking new ground. The inclusion of motorcycles and
the arrival in force of the "youngtimer" vehicles from the 1970s and 1980s, together with the diversity of items on
show and the car/motorcycle automobilia auction will generate even more interest and will secure Retromobile’s
reputation as the leading international exhibition in its field .....
New Renault Kangoo released
14th December, 2010
The new Renault Kangoo is priced from $25,990 drive away for
either the punchy 1.6-litre petrol version matched to a four-speed automatic transmission, or the clean and
efficient 1.5-litre turbo-diesel version fitted with a five-speed manual gearbox .....
Renault Megane coupe/cabrio released
9th December, 2010
The highly-sophisticated folding hardtop four-seater is sure to be a
hit with sun-lovers around the country, with its new, more spacious interior, distinctive glazed black roof and light
filled cabin .....
Renault Laguna for 2011
21st November, 2010
Europe's new Renault Laguna's more attractive front-end styling
and new interior trims exude even more 'personality', in perfect keeping with the model's exceptional dynamics .....
Renault Fluence released
10th November, 2010
In Australia, the all-new Renault Fluence will play a strong role
in the revitalisation of the Renault brand, extending its reach into new areas of the market with a highly
competitive offering. The all-new Renault Fluence will rank alongside the all-new Megane Hatch and Koleos compact
SUV as the volume leaders .....
New Renault Megane Renault Sport 250
8th November, 2010
As the latest in a long line of sporting Renault cars, the new Megane
Renault Sport 250 stands out through its exhilarating performance and handling, unique, eye-catching styling, bespoke
cabin fittings and an extrovert 'character' that will quickly engender a strong and loyal following .....
Renault Twingo Gordini for Europe
7th November, 2010
The appeal of Twingo Gordini R.S. and Clio Gordini R.S. to a younger
market has seen sales of Renault Sport models increase. To build on this success, Renault has decided to extend its
catalogue of 'French Touch' cars with the European introduction of Twingo Gordini .....
New Renault Megane hatch released
22nd October, 2010
The newly released Megane hatch takes Renault directly into the heart of
the fiercely competitive European mainstream in Australia, and this time the Megane is well equipped on all fronts for a
successful fight with its well-established rivals .....
The blue bombshell is back
17th September, 2010
The launch of the new Gordini Edition in Australia will supplement the
Renault Sport range and strengthen Renault’s offering in the compact sports segment which will appeal to lovers of
spirited driving and performance who also desire a very distinctive design .....
Renault Megane release coming soon
29th August, 2010
Renault has announced a major transformation of its Australian
line-up. "It’s time to change" has never signalled a clearer statement of intent than it will over the coming
weeks with the progressive release of new models .....
Renault DeZir concept car
6th July, 2010
Renault's new concept car, DeZir, will be shown at this year's Paris
Motor Show. DeZir stands out as an illustration of the brand's commitment to more emotional styling .....
Renault Clio celebrates 20 years with a "Special" hot hatch
27th June, 2010
In Australia, there will be just 30 of these very special cars
(each individually numbered); they will be arriving at the dealers in early July .....
Wraps come off Renault Latitude
10th June, 2010
Renault has provided the first glimpse of its latest global family
saloon, Latitude. In addition to its balanced proportions, generous exterior dimensions, large boot and powerful
engines, the newcomer boasts elegant styling .....
Renault Koleos: free leather
2nd June, 2010
There is one thing better than the smell of leather in a new car
and that is the smell of free leather! So, for the month of June, Renault want to share that sensation with those
buying a new 4x4 or 4x2 Koleos Dynamique petrol CVT .....
Renault Megane Coupe/Cabriolet released in Europe
31st May, 2010
The new Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet completes the renewal of the
Megane 'family'. This now comprises six body types, the successive launches of which have seen Renault rejuvenate its
range in the space of just one and a half years in what is Europe's biggest segment in terms of volume .....
Renault Koleos for 2010
24th May, 2010
The additional equipment for 2010 includes integrated satellite
navigation, integrated Bluetooth, a multimedia input with either RCA or USB type connection options, new metallic
colours, a new spoiler on the tailgate and new alloy wheels for the Privilege model .....
Mercedes-Benz and Renault/Nissan Link-up
7th April, 2010
The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler AG today announced, in
Brussels, a broad strategic cooperation that will enable both groups to realise benefits quickly from a range of
concrete projects as well as sharing of best practices. The two groups also announced an equity exchange that will
give the Renault-Nissan Alliance a 3.1% stake in Daimler and Daimler a 3.1% in Renault and a 3.1% stake in Nissan .....
Renault Twingo Gordini 133
28th March, 2010
The launch of Renault Twingo Gordini 133 in Europe brings a
luxury car with the Gordini 'signature' to the light car segment. Developed by Renaultsport, this stylish small
car exudes the spirit of Gordini, with a modern twist .....
Renault releases Clio Renaultsport 200 Cup
26th March, 2010
The challenge faced by the engineers from RenaultSport Technologies
was to build on the existing qualities of Clio RenaultSport 197 and take its inherent strengths and dynamism to a
new level .....
Renault-Nissan start-up in India
21st March, 2010
Representing an investment of 45 billion Rupees ($990 million) and
with the capacity to produce 400,000 units per year at full ramp-up, the new Chennai plant will initially employ
1,500 workers at start of production in May 2010 .....
Renault Clio RenaultSport 200 coming
15th March, 2010
Since 2000, the successive variants of Renault Clio
Renaultsport have resulted in it becoming the most popular hot hatch of its class, with over 70,000 worldwide
Renault's new Megane Coupe-Cabriolet
23rd February, 2010
The new Renault Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet rounds off the renewal of the
new Mégane range in style with the introduction of the line-up's sixth body type. The newcomer's striking looks
combine the elegance of a coupé with the promise of the thrills that go hand-in-hand with driving a cabriolet .....
Renault Wind Coupe-Roadster
2nd February, 2010
Renault will debut a new compact coupe-roadster at next month's
Geneva Motor Show .....
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Renault at Goodwood Festival of Speed
3rd July, 2009
The two most recent Renault concept cars, offering low or no emissions, plus
a pristine 1959 electric Dauphine are all set to bask in England's Sussex sunshine and delight the crowds .....
Renault Laguna Range Expanded
31st May, 2009
Renault have moved against industry pricing trends by lowering the
recommended retail price of the entire Laguna range to co-incide with the launch of the new Laguna Estate and
petrol-powered models .....
Zero Emissions For Renault EV
18th May, 2009
Kangoo be bop Z.E. is equipped with compact, innovative lithium-ion
batteries produced by AESC, a Nissan-NEC joint venture .....
Renault Clio RenaultSport Team F1 R27 Racing To Australia
20th February, 2009
The Clio Renault Sport 197 has been hailed as one mighty fine hot
hatch chassis, but Renault’s performance arm has sought to move the game onto the next level with the launch of the
Clio RenaultSport F1 Team R27 .....
Renault's New Clio
8th February, 2009
The new Renault Clio stands out as a
versatile, balanced package which carries over the same qualities that saw Clio III
take the 'Car of the Year ' award in 2006 .....
Renault Extends Its Bio-Fuel Vehicle Line-Up
29th January, 2009
Within the framework of its environmental strategy, which is
illustrated by the Renault eco2signature, Renault is actively working on a range of environmentally respectful
solutions and has extended its European line-up of vehicles that run on alternative energies .....
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Renault Koleos Arrives Next Week
29th September, 2008
The first truly ‘global’ product to emerge from the
Renault-Nissan Alliance the Koleos was designed by Renault, developed by Nissan and is manufactured in Renault
Samsung Motors' Busan plant in Korea .....
Renault Adds Diesel Hot Hatch To Megane Range
8th August, 2008
The new Megane RenaultSport dCi 175 is an engaging blend
of luxury, effortless performance and race-bred engineering .....
Renault Clio RenaultSport 197 Arrives .... Finally
7th August, 2008
Performance, passion and driving pleasure were all
key priorities for RenaultSport engineers when they started work on the Clio RenaultSport 197. The
result is a car engineered to set pulses running .....
Renault Unveils Megane RenaultSport R26.R
25th July, 2008
The Megane Renaultsport 230 F1 Team R26 was launched
in November 2006 and has enjoyed great success. Using this base, Renaultsport has launched an extreme
version, the Megane Renaultsport R26.R in Europe this week .....
All New Laguna: Driving Pleasure and Peace of Mind
21st July, 2008
Equipped with the very latest in
European diesel and safety technology, the all-new Laguna is the most sophisticated car
ever produced by Renault .....
Renault Technocentre Celebrates Tenth Anniversary
18th June, 2008
Its 11,500 staff members work on every phase of a project,
from preliminary studies through to the latest prototype ready for assembly on the production line .....
Megane RenaultSport dCi - Diesel Performance
4th June, 2008
The launch of Mégane RenaultSport dCi in late 2008 will see the
addition of a high-performance diesel five-door hatch to the Renault Australia hot hatch range .....
Renault Laguna Coupe: For Sheer Motoring Enjoyment
26th May, 2008
Renault Laguna Coupe epitomises this savoir-faire when it
comes to motoring enjoyment and quality which is built into its 'genes' and which can be seen in the
finish which matches even the most demanding standards .....
Renault Koleos Breaks Cover
14th May, 2008
Due for release in Australia in September the Koleos
has been designed to offer the same reassuring drive regardless of the location - around town,
on the open road or off the beaten track .....
Hot Renault Run Extended
1st May, 2008
Ongoing customer demand for the Special Edition
Megane RenaultSport F1 Team R26 hatch has resulted in Renault Australia ordering another 20
cars, on top of the 80 sold in 2007, from the Renault Sport factory in Europe .....
New Active Drive With Four-Wheel Steering For New Renault Laguna GT
9th April, 2008
Europe's stylish, expressive Renault Laguna GT
introduces the new Active Drive chassis with four-wheel steering (4WS), developed jointly by
Renault and Renault Sport Technologies to yield the ultimate in driving pleasure, as regards
handling, response and precision .....
Renault Scenic dCi – Family Focussed Diesel
22nd February, 2008
The innovative Renault Scénic is the latest model to
join Renault Australia’s diesel-powered vehicle range with the introduction of the
automatic-only Scénic Expression dCi .....
Renault Koleos Concept - Adventure Every Day
20th February, 2008
Renault’s Koleos Concept makes its Australian
debut at the 2008 Melbourne Motor Show as a pre-cursor to the launch of the full
production version in October .....
New Diesel Renault Kangoo: Big News for Small Business
11th February, 2008
With the addition of a diesel powered model to the
Renault Kangoo range small business owners can now benefit from Kangoo’s clever design while
using just 5.3* litres of fuel per 100 kms .....
Renault's Hotted-Up Twingo
1st February, 2008
Renault has produced, for Europe, an affordable high
performance car which sits alongside Clio and Mégane in the Renaultsport range. Twingo Renaultsport's
compact proportions and incisive, assertive styling are taken from the Twingo Concept show car which
was unveiled at the 2006 Paris Motor Show .....
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Europe's New Renault Kangoo Express Compact
29th October, 2007
Renault is strengthening its number one status in the
European LCV segment withthe addition of a new concept in commercial vans .....
All-New Renault Laguna For 2008
19th October, 2007
Laguna II secured a five-star rating in Euro NCAP crash tests. To
maintain this leadership, new Laguna has had to innovate with even more demanding specifications .....
Renault Clio RenaultSport 197 - Performance, Passion and Pleasure
12th October, 2007
Performance, passion and driving pleasure were all key priorities for
RenaultSport engineers when they started work on the Clio RenaultSport 197. The result is a car engineered to set
pulses running .....
Renault To Sell Megane E85 In UK
17th July, 2007
Renault will launch its bioethanol car into the UK market when the
Mégane Hatch E85 goes on sale at the end of 2007 ....
New Renault Laguna Coming For 2008
25th June, 2007
Everything about the new Laguna has been designed for genuine
driving pleasure, combining outstanding ride quality and comfort with top-class handling performance .....
Mahindra Renault Launches Logan In India
23rd May, 2007
Mahindra Renault, a joint venture between Mahindra & Mahindra
(India) and Renault (France) launched the tiny Logan last month in India .....
Renault LCV Range Updated
14th May, 2007
Renault has introduced a range of product and model line-up
changes to its increasingly popular light commercial van range as part of the introduction of the 2007
Kangoo, Trafic and Master model updates .....
Renault Megane Sedan Price Re-Aligned
18th April, 2007
Renault has re-positioned its well-equipped Mégane sedan
range. The six-speed manual Expression Sedan is now retailing from $24,990 (RRP) .....
Renault at the 2007 Melbourne Motor Show
7th March, 2007
Built to celebrate dual 2006 F1 World Championships, the latest
Renaultsport Mégane hatch is also the most exciting yet. Available in a special “Victory Yellow’ exterior,
with a slight increase in power, unique suspension settings and a limited-slip differential the new R26 is
an enthusiasts dream .....
Renault at the Geneva Motor Show
27th February, 2007
For Renault, there are fresh developments among existing models at
the 2007 Geneva Motor Show, with the arrival of the Clio Rip Curl, Clio Renault F1 Team R27, Scénic Conquest,
Mégane Renault Sport dCi and Espace Tech Run .....
New Phase II Renault Scénic Range
1st February, 2007
A new seven-seat Grand Scénic, Electronic Stability Programme (ESP) as
standard on all models and subtle styling enhancements have been added to the trademark innovative design of the
Renault Scénic with the release of the Phase II Scénic range .....
Clio Renault F1 Team R27
25th January, 2007
To mark the launch of Renault's new formula one racing car, the R27, Renault
Sport Technologies has presented the Clio Renault F1 Team R27 .....
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Renault prepares to develop a mobility solution using electricity
27th December, 2006
As part of "Renault Commitment 2009", the company is pursuing an
ambitious plan to reduce emissions. This plan is based on three commitments .....
Renault Conducts its 10,000th Crash Test
26th November, 2006
Renault made its 10,000th crash test on Saturday 18th November, 2006,
at the Lardy Technical Centre in France .....
Renault Launches New Laguna
27th October, 2006
Renault enters the Australian diesel passenger car market with a stylish new
Laguna offering the highest levels of safety, comfort and dynamic driving in its
Renault, Nissan and GM terminate Alliance Discussions
5th October, 2006
General Motors, Renault and Nissan announced overnight that
they had agreed to terminate discussions regarding a proposed alliance among the three companies .....
Mégane F1 Team R26 on The Front Row
3rd October, 2006
Renault has taken advantage of the 2006 Paris Show to introduce Mégane F1
Team R26. Derived from Mégane Renault Sport Cup, the latest version features a limited slip differential for even
crisper handling whether driven on open roads or round a circuit .....
Renault Unveils Koleos Concept Car
29th September, 2006
This show car foreshadows a 4WD vehicle that Renault is due to market in
the first half of 2008 .....
Nepta: A Prestige Cabriolet Concept from Renault
12th September, 2006
Renault is unveiling its new Nepta concept car, a four-seater cabriolet
with fluid lines and a thoroughbred profile, at the 2006 Paris Motor Show .....
Renault Sales Slip
30th July, 2006
In first-half 2006, the Renault group's world-wide sales declined by
3.2% on first-half 2005 to 1,315,351 units .....
Renault Launches the New Clio Campus
19th July, 2006
On sale now, the Clio Campus is priced from $18,990* for the
five-speed manual version and $21,490* for the automatic transmission .....
One Million Renault Scenic IIs
13th July, 2006
The one millionth Scénic II has rolled off of the production line in
Douai, France – less than three years since its launch .....
Mégane Phase II: Safety for All
4th July, 2006
Renault has released the latest generation of its Mégane range in a
choice of three body types - Hatch, Sedan and Coupé-Cabriolet, plus the high performance Mégane Renault Sport
versions - all of which feature a distinctive, individual personality and an increased level of safety equipment .....
GM Europe and Renault pursue cooperation on LCVs
10th May, 2006
The cooperation between General Motors Europe (GME) and Renault is
taking a further step forward with the release of new van versions for the two brands .....
Britain Prepares For The Clio Renaultsport 197
7th May, 2006
Fans of the hot hatch faced a period of discontent when the Clio Renaultsport 182
ceased production last year to make way for the all-new Clio Renaultsport .....
Renault at the 2006 Geneva Motor Show
8th March, 2006
Renault has chosen Geneva for the public appearances of new Mégane,
new Espace and its Altica concept car and the unveiling of the new Clio Renault Sport .....
Renault Clio Renaultsport 197
1st March, 2006
The new Clio Renaultsport 197 stands out as a worthy successor to Clio
Renaultsport 182 and features a groundbreaking first in its segment in the form of a rear air diffuser .....
Renault Commitment 2009
12th February, 2006
Renault's President and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn announced
"Renault Commitment 2009," a growth plan whose ambition is to make and sustain Renault as the most profitable European
volume car company .....
Renault Altica Concept Car
5th February, 2006
Renault has taken the wraps off its new concept car, Altica, a sporty
estate that combines flowing lines with a spacious interior. Its dynamic stance is underpinned by a long bonnet and
curved forms .....
Prize-giving ceremony Renault Clio III
30th January, 2006
On Friday, 27th January, 2006, Renault President and CEO Carlos Ghosn was
officially handed the Car of the Year 2006 award for Clio III by the President of the Car of the Year Jury, Ray Hutton .....
Renault's Limited Edition Mégane Coupe-Cabriolet
20th January, 2006
Renault has released a limited edition version of the
Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet LX packed with over $1,500 of additional features .....
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Renault Clio III: Car of the Year 2006
15th November, 2005
The Renault Clio III has been voted Car of the Year 2006. This is the
sixth time Renault has won this prestigious and much-coveted award .....
Renault Unleashes Mégane RenaultSport Cup
27th September, 2005
Renault is introducing a new version of the Mégane Renault Sport featuring an
even more sporting chassis .....
Renault Kangoo With Wheelchair Access
22nd August, 2005
Renault Australia has joined forces with Fleetworks Mobility Pty Ltd to develop
a wheelchair accessible vehicle, based on its popular Kangoo minivan .....
Renault Clio Renaultsport Concept
12th August, 2005
Renaultsport, the competition and sports car branch of Renault, have some
exciting models waiting in the wings .....
Renault Egeus: An SUV with Saloon Styling
10th August, 2005
At the Frankfurt Motor Show, Renault is presenting its new Egeus concept car, a
resolutely upmarket 4WD SUV with the comfortable interior of a saloon .....
Clio III Achieves Five-Star Euro NCAP Rating
29th June, 2005
The new Renault Clio III has been awarded the maximum five-star
New Renault Clio III
17th June, 2005
The Renault Clio is one of Europe’s most popular cars and a
consistent top-seller so the unveiling overnight of an all-new third generation model is of major
significance to Renault .....
Renault Clio Renaultsport 182 Trophy
27th May, 2005
The UK market is the most important in the world for Renaultsport as the Brits
take 50% of all production from the Renaultsport factory and the most popular model has been the Clio Renaultsport .....
Renault Establishes A Joint Venture In India
21st March, 2005
Mahindra and Renault, in a joint venture, will manufacture up to 50,000
Logans per annum in India .....
Renault Megane RenaultSport Trophy Edition
17th March, 2005
Renault Sport Technologies is going to offer a more sporting version of the
Mégane Renault Sport .....
Renault's All-New Scénic II Arrives in Australia
2nd March, 2005
Following a successful national pre-release preview, Renault's
all-new five-seat Scenic II has arrived in Australia .....
Renault Z17 Concept To Debut In Geneva
13th February, 2005
Once again the Team from Next Car is pleased to be the first
Australian media organisation to show an image of a yet to be revealed concept car. This time its the Renault
Renault Laguna For 2005 Debuts In Europe
10th February, 2005
Renault is presenting a new 2005 model Laguna at the 54th Amsterdam
Motor Show this weekend .....
Renault-Nissan Alliance Ranks #4 in Global Sales
3rd February, 2005
Renault and Nissan have announced that the two
companies sold a combined 5,785,231 units in 2004, up 8.0% over 2003 .....
Renault Scenic II arrives in February
4th January, 2005
Renault will launch the new five-seat Scénic II through a
pre-release programme via its national dealer network ahead of its official on-sale date.....
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