Renault wants half its cars to be electric or hybrid in 2022

2017-10-06 19:26

French carmaker Renault says half of its models will be electric or hybrid by 2022 and it's investing heavily in "robo-vehicles" with increasing degrees of autonomy.

Renault 'not handled driver speculation well'

2017-10-04 13:58

Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul has conceded that the team could have handled speculation about their 2018 driver line-up better.

McLaren-Renault to benefit both sides in 2018 - Prost

2017-09-28 11:51

Alain Prost thinks the new McLaren-Renault alliance for 2018 will help both parties.

Renault's next-gen bakkie, Ford's new Kuga... top new models for SA

2017-09-24 07:18

From Renault's new Alaskan bakkie to the latest models at the Frankfurt motor show bound for SA, here is a wrap of some of the new models we featured this week.

Renault’s new Ranger-fighter: Alaskan bakkie headed for SA

2017-09-19 09:02

'Renault’s first stab at a four-wheel drive, one-ton bakkie, the Alaskan, could not be more cosmopolitan,' writes Braam Peens. Can the new French bakkie take on Toyota's Hilux or Ford's Ranger?

Palmer: I've got seven races to prove myself

2017-09-14 14:29

Jolyon Palmer has rubbished suggestions that Carlos Sainz will take his Renault in Malaysia, adamant he has "seven races" in which to save his career.

#FrankfurtMotorShow: Renault's new Megane RS debuts

2017-09-12 13:39

The new Renault Megane RS makes its international debut at the Frankfurt motor show, complete with a new 1.8-litre turbocharged engine.

Renault making amends for Verstappen woes

2017-09-07 12:37

Renault F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul has revealed a new action plan to help prevent the reliability issues that have thwarted Max Verstappen's season.

Renault updates to come in Spa, Monza

2017-08-22 11:21

Renault are planning to bring "software and hardware updates" to Spa and Monza as they attempt to narrow the pace deficit to Mercedes and Ferrari.

Driven: Renault Clio RS Trophy

2017-08-14 07:55

Sean Parker takes Renault's recently-facelifted Clio RS Trophy for a drive. Is it still a precision driving tool or has it lost its essence?


'Radio' Alonso, Red Bull puts the fizz back in F1... 5 things to watch at the Japanese GP

2017-10-05 08:02

From Ferrari's reliability woes to Red Bull charging ahead, here are five talking points ahead of the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix.

Renault stand firm over Budkowski uproar

2017-10-03 14:04

Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul has said the team are "not here to make friends" as they look to bring in Marcin Budkowski from the FIA.

Top global auto brands, SA's car-building heritage... 6 top stories you should read

2017-09-26 13:18

With the SA celebrating #HeritageDay, we take a look at some top local stories that you might have missed.

Renault eyeing big name for 2019 season

2017-09-20 14:21

Renault are hoping that an even stronger 2018 season will allow them to muscle in their way into the driver market and potentially attract a big name.

Renault test for Jack Aitken

2017-09-19 08:27

GP3 driver Jack Aitken will have his first opportunity to test a Formula 1 car when he takes to the Jerez circuit in a E20 later this week.

Rugged SUV: New Renault Duster debuts at #IAA2017

2017-09-12 14:15

Renault unveiled the all-new Duster as part of its world premiere at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show.

#FrankfurtMotorShow2017: New models headed for SA

2017-09-11 14:36

From the Renault Duster to the Mercedes X-Class, here are the SA bound vehicles that will debut at the #FrankfurtMotorshow.

Frankfurt motor show: New Renault Duster for SA

2017-08-31 11:42

The new Renault Duster will make its global debut at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show, sporting a revised design and new technology.

Renault’s updated crossover range: Will it Captur new owners?

2017-08-18 10:59

Renault has enhanced its local Captur crossover range which now boasts refreshed styling, new technology and a more diverse model line-up.

Review: Why the 2017 Renault Clio GT-line is a popular hatchback

2017-08-11 13:37

The Renault Clio fast became a favourite in the South African market and has grown in popularity through the generations. Alan Rosenmeyer reviews one of SA's favourite hatchbacks, the Renault Clio GT-line.

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