Tag Archives: Renault

CAUGHT IN TRAFIC |TRANSPORT NEWS – The latest developments in the world of LCVs from France, Japan and India

Australia’s best-selling medium-sized European van, the Renault Trafic, is gaining a new sibling as the French manufacturer rejigs its Trafic range, enabling buyers to take advantage of Government incentives for tax breaks when purchasing new equipment. Into the Renault model mix comes an 85 kW long-wheelbase variant, extending the range lengthwise from the short-wheelbase 5.2-cubic-metre version that uses the same ...

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PLUG & PLAY | VAN Review – Renault Kangoo ZE

With an EV in the family it’s a question of maintaining the right connections – Words by Scott Murray The jury in the case of light commercial electric vehicles hauling any form of significant payload is still out, because of the traditional nature of heavy battery technology. In the real world, where small business goods need transporting 24/7, there’s a ...

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WORK AND PLAY | VAN REVIEW – Renault Trafic

Renault’s Trafic Crew blends business and pleasure – Words by Warren Caves, Images by Torque it Up.  The European assault on the hotly contested, 1.0- to 3.5-tonne van market continues to gain traction, with the likes of Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Fiat and Renault all taking firm swipes at traditional Australian consumer choices, Toyota’s HiAce and Hyundai’s i-Load. If you move ...

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Renault’s LCV range increases its warranty package | TRANSPORT NEWS

Renault’s LCV range, comprising the compact Kangoo, mid-size Trafic and multi-purpose Master is now available with an unlimited kilometre / 3-year warranty for all new vehicles sold from the 1st November 2018. “Each model in Renault’s LCV range is amongst the Top 5 selling vehicles in their respective segments,” said Andrew Moore, Managing Director Renault Australia. “With this unlimited kilometre warranty ...

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Renault’s 2018-spec Trafic Formula Edition | TRANSPORT NEWS

Renault returns its Trafic Formula Edition to the Australian market from May onwards, with 125 examples landing at Renault dealers across the country. Due to the success of the 2017 editions selling out with a speed similar to a Renault Sport F1 pitstop, Renault Australia has ordered additional supplies this year, with the 2018 Formula Edition available in Storm Grey or ...

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Renault Kangoo Maxi EDC brings any automatic choice to diesel power | TRANSPORT NEWS

Kangoo Maxi diesel is now available with a six-speed automatic Efficient Dual Clutch (EDC) transmission. The Kangoo Maxi EDC has a three year/200,000km factory warranty and three-year Roadside Assistance. Service intervals are 12 months or every 15,000km, whichever comes first and Renault’s Capped Price Servicing programme provides for low ownership costs with the first three scheduled services fixed at just ...

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THE VAN MAN | Small Van Review

Rob Randazzo and Brenton O’Connor review the small to medium van sector. Visitors to Sydney airport can gain an immediate impression of the importance of the van segment to the courier market simply by walking past the huge DHL courier depot located adjacent to the domestic terminal. It’s a hive of activity as dozens of yellow bee-like Ford Transits of ...

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TRAFIC MANAGEMENT | VAN REVIEW-Renault TRAFIC flair and clever design apply to the one-tonne van

Renault shows that flair and clever design can also apply to the humble one-tonne van There are times when you can’t get enough of a good thing, and that’s a great way of explaining why Delivery Magazine has a continuing flirtation with the Renault Trafic. For so long we’ve been driving one-tonne vans around the city streets that did the ...

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COMPACT AND CUTE | VAN REVIEW- Renault Kangoo

It’s the small van with French flair as Kangoo increases its appeal The small van market is certainly interesting, as until the arrival of the Volkswagen Caddy this segment didn’t really exist. Other than the Suzuki APV, which remains largely unchanged for the past decade, other manufacturers in the van market concentrated on one-tonne panel vans, relying on the Mitsubishi ...

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TRAFIC MANAGEMENT | VAN REVIEW – REANULT TRAFIC

Renault shows that flair and clever design can also apply to the humble one-tonne van There are times when you can’t get enough of a good thing, and that’s a great way of explaining why Delivery Magazine has a continuing flirtation with the Renault Trafic. For so long we’ve been driving one-tonne vans around the city streets that did the ...

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