• November 10, 2016 - Laura Thomson

    Renault has released pricing and specification details for its new Scénic and Grand Scénic models that are on sale from December 1st. The new five-seater Scénic starts at £21,445 OTR, which is for the Expression+ TCe 115 model, with the Grand Scénic starting from £23,375 in the same trim. From… Read More

  • July 17, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    By Sophie Williamson-Stothert The term “range anxiety” continues to haunt the population’s few electric car drivers, who are restricted to distances of between 50 and 80 miles on average. But that could soon become a thing of the past. The Renault Zoe has been upgraded to provide owners with a… Read More

  • June 24, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    When it comes to popular family cars, they don’t come much more popular than the Nissan Qashqai. Taking up the same amount of space as a typical medium hatchback, but boasting the style of a 4×4, the Qashqai truly caught the car buying public’s imagination, selling in greater numbers than… Read More

  • June 15, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    Renault is famed for its rapid hot hatches that offer sports car performance and handling in compact hatchback packages. The Clio Renaultsport 200, though, changed the recipe, by growing in size and weight and coming with a standard-fit automatic gearbox – much to the chagrin of die-hard hot hatch driving… Read More

  • April 10, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    The Renault Clio may lose out to the Ford Fiesta and the Vauxhall Corsa in the sales charts, but it is still one of the most popular superminis available in the UK, thanks to its eye-catching styling and roomy interior. Buyers may not have such a baffling array of models… Read More

  • March 17, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    Renault has updated its Captur compact off-roader range with a new 1.5-litre diesel engine. This 109bhp motor offers significantly greater power than before – with an extra 20bhp over its predecessor – along with improved economy. This 1.5-litre engine whisks the Captur to 62mph in a reasonable 11.0 seconds –… Read More

  • January 26, 2015 - Chris Lloyd

    For many years the Nissan Qashqai (pictured above) has ruled the roost as far as the crossover segment is concerned, but Renault is planning to change all that with its new SUV the Kadjar. Renault’s greatest advantage in the crossover market is its alliance with Nissan, as the Kadjar will… Read More

  • August 29, 2014 - Chris Lloyd

    City cars always used to be incredibly basic and suitable only for pootling around town. Even think about venturing onto an A road and you’d get buffeted about by an off-roader, let alone a lorry, and motorways were a recipe for disaster. Not any more however. Gone are the days… Read More

  • July 25, 2014 - Daljinder Nagra

    The Renault Captur is the latest of a growing breed of compact crossovers, which do without four-wheel-drive and lots of ground clearance, but retain the butch SUV styling and raised driving position of a typical off-roader. The Captur competes with everything from Nissan’s zany Juke to the sensible Suzuki SX4… Read More

  • March 5, 2014 - Daljinder Nagra

    Renault has given its third generation Twingo a new lease of life and a refreshing touch of French flair. The company has completely re-invented its diminutive hatchback. It is now rear-wheel-drive and its engine is situated at the back – just like a Porsche 911 – which will not only… Read More

  • February 17, 2014 - Daljinder Nagra

    Renault arguably has the most experience of any manufacturer when it comes to people carriers, as it was the first to market with the van-like Espace in the 1980s. £6,000 will buy you a used Renault Grand Scenic from our classifieds Fast forward to 2014 and the Espace is gone,… Read More

  • December 19, 2013 - Daljinder Nagra

    Renault has claimed to have transformed the city of London into a full-size Scalextric track to race a pair of electric Zoe EV models round British landmarks, in a newly released video. The French carmaker recreated and placed a 1.9-mile course, consisting of 572 pieces of track, in central London… Read More

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