RENAULT EWAYS: ELECTRIC MOBILITY OF TODAY AND TOMORROW

  • Renault’s inaugural eWays event is running from 15th to 27th October 2020
  • It’s a forum dedicated to Renault’s vision for electric mobility in the future
  • Two significant new models are debuting at the eWays event
  • Renault Mégane eVision: a dynamic compact hatchback for a new generation of electric vehicles
  • Dacia Spring Electric: the new Dacia revolution will be the most affordable electric car in Europe
  • By 2030, Groupe Renault aims to reduce its CO2 emissions by 50% compared to 2010 and is committed to achieving zero a C02 impact by 2050
  • For more information, visit https://easyelectriclife.groupe.renault.com/en/eways/

With 10 years’ experience of designing, manufacturing and marketing electric vehicles, Renault now offers eight different models to customers with more than 350,000 examples currently on the road.

In addition to the electric vehicle range, Renault now offers a full range of hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of All-New Clio, All-New Captur, New Mégane Hatch and New Mégane Sport Tourer with its advanced E-TECH Hybrid and Plug-in hybrid technology, which will also feature on the All-New Renault Arkana.

Today, the company goes further and makes a commitment to achieve a zero CO2 impact by 2050 in Europe. By 2030, Groupe Renault aims to reduce its CO2 emissions by 50% compared to 2010.

By 2022, all new models marketed will have an electric or electrified version in a market that, in five years, will see 50% of vehicles sold running electric or hybrid powertrains.

During Renault eWays, from 15th to 27th October, the Group is sharing its vision of the transition to zero-emission mobility through its new products and technologies, with roundtables and keynotes offered on its digital platform: https://easyelectriclife.groupe.renault.com/en/eways/

This represents a new milestone for Groupe Renault, which is positioning itself as a major player in sustainable mobility and its ecosystem, for today and for the years to come.

Renault Mégane eVision, a new electric compact hatchback
Renault presents the Mégane eVision show car at the eWays event and reinvents the the compact hatchback by combining the coupe and the SUV details. 100% electric, this innovatively styled concept car benefits from the brand-new CMF-EV platform.  Dedicated to electric power, CMF-EV allows a move away from traditional dimensions and style of the segment offer new lines and new proportions. The result is a hatchback with compact exterior dimensions and new levels of interior practicality.

With 10 years’ experience in electric vehicles, Renault can now launch a whole new generation of electric models, of which the Mégane eVision is the first. 25 years after its launch, a new page opens for the Mégane.

Dacia Spring Electric, the new revolution from Dacia
Dacia presents its small trendy city car for Europe: the Dacia Spring Electric. Following the Logan and Duster, the Dacia Spring is will revolutionise the market by making electric power accessible to everyone. Whether it’s individual, shared or professional mobility, Spring offers a simple, reliable and accessible solution.

With its disruptive SUV look, it is equipped with four seats, generous interior space, a simple and reliable electric powertrain and a reassuring range. Light and compact, the Spring Electric can run 225km in mixed WLTP cycle and 295km in WLTP City, guaranteeing a mix of use in and out of town.

Three new hybrid models for an expanded Renault E-TECH range
Renault is extending its hybrid range with the arrival of three new vehicles equipped with E-TECH technology. The All-New Arkana E-TECH Hybrid, All-New Captur E-TECH Hybrid and New Mégane Hatch E-TECH Plug-In hybrid will be released in Europe in the first half of 2021.

Pioneer and leader in electric vehicle design and production for the last 10 years and with its experience in Formula 1, Renault has the expertise that enables it to offer dynamic and efficient hybrid powertrains on a wider range of vehicles at the heart of the automotive market.

The introduction of 12V micro-hybridisation on the All-New Arkana and All-New Captur completes the range of powertrains, offering all possible levels of electrification while remaining accessible.

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About Groupe Renault

Groupe Renault, which has manufactured cars since 1898, is an international group operating in 134 countries. In 2019, it sold nearly 3.8 million vehicles. Worldwide, the group employs more than 180,000 people and has 40 manufacturing sites and 12,700 points of sale. To address the major technological challenges of the future and continue to pursue its profitable growth strategy, Groupe Renault focuses on international expansion. To do this it builds on the synergies between its five brands (Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine and LADA), the electric vehicle, and its unique alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors. With a 100% Renault owned team committed to the Formula 1 World Championship since 2016, the brand is involved in motorsports to boost innovation and name recognition.

In the UK, Groupe Renault UK has nearly 150 dealers selling the range of Renault cars, LCVs and Dacia. Groupe Renault UK sales totalled 109,952 vehicles in 2019.

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