In Italy there is a strong auto industry, in addition to Fiat, the brands Lancia, Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Maserati are at home. Accordingly, after the severe economic consequences of the pandemic, the budget law provides for high subsidies for the purchase of new vehicles in 2021. A total of 250 million euros are earmarked for incentives to buy vehicles with gasoline and diesel engines and 120 million euros for electric cars.
The Renault Zoe as a trendsetter for entry into electromobility at Renault already has a small tradition. In the last NCAP crash test from December 2021, the base model Zoe "Zen" did not get a single star in the overall rating. The shock at Renault must have been very deep, because the first test in 2013 was still a full 5 stars. However, the revised safety standards in the crash test now make the basic model look significantly worse. Renault reacted to this with the current revision of the price list.
Two classics on the European market for e-cars have once again been heavily revised for the current model year. On the one hand, there is the Renault Zoe ZE 135 in the small car segment, which this year will compete with the revised e-Up and the Opel Corsa-e. On the other hand, the Nissan Leaf e + is the direct competitor to the new VW ID.3 in the compact car class.
Renault says it is extending its current diesel exchange premium of up to 10.000 euros until April 30, 2019. Anyone who, as a private customer, has their old diesel car with the Euro 1, Euro 2, Euro 3, Euro 4 or Euro 5 emissions standard when buying one If you trade in a new Renault car, you will receive an exchange bonus of up to 10.000 euros for the new vehicle from participating Renault partners. The exchange premium should be valid for customers throughout Germany. Old diesel drivers of all brands receive the change offer, ... Continue readingRenault extends diesel exchange premium until June 2019
The Zoe is one of the most popular electric cars for new registrations - and now Renault is equipping the city runabout with a new engine. A practical test of the current limited version in the R110 version provides information about the vehicle.
In the small electric car segment, the Renault Zoé with its large battery pack currently offers the best range alongside the current Nissan Leaf. By increasing the battery pack to 41 kWh, according to the manufacturer, 400 km can be achieved under optimal conditions. This has also caused the market share of new registrations to skyrocket last year, because the Zoé is one of the most popular electric cars.