Tag Archives: Renault

PLAYING IN THE TRAFIC | Van review – Renault Trafic

Neil Dowling takes the shortest version of Renault’s van range for a workout. RENAULT’S efficient Trafic van now comes with one less feature that will delight every delivery operator – a clutch pedal. The 2020 Trafic, distinguished by a more imposing and arguably prettier face together with upmarket vertical taillights, now adds an automatic transmission to compete on a level ...

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FULLY CHARGED | TRANSPORT NEWS – Jordan Gilliland takes to the EV market with the Renault Kangoo

Jordan Gilliland takes to the EV market with the Renault Kangoo THERE is no question to it: There’s an electric future in the automotive world and the reality is that it’s coming upon us fast. Some European cities already plan to phase out sales of diesel vehicles and the UK recently announced it would ban new petrol, diesel and hybrid ...

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Renault Attraction increases with EOFY Benefits | TRANSPORT NEWS

Renault Australia has value-packed offers on the award-winning LCV range of Trafic, Master, and Kangoo throughout May. The Renault Trafic is now available from $37,990 drive away for the short wheelbase manual version. The automatic line-up now starts from $45,490 drive away, complete with Renault’s Efficient Dual Clutch transmission (EDC). Buyers can take advantage of a competitive 3.9 per cent finance offer ...

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Europcar’s Italian love affair | TRANSPORT NEWS

Less than two years after receiving its first allocation of Daily vans, leading rental company, Europcar, recently took delivery of its 200th Daily vehicle, having earlier in the year expanded its partnership with IVECO to include the supply of Europcar’s new Pantech-body trucks. Europcar Head of Fleet Procurement and Planning, Laura Harewood, said that with the strong performance of the ...

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Jamming with the Trafic | VAN REVIEW – Renault Trafic

Warren Caves enjoys a little French distraction from Renault.  When you’ve been flat out all day, installing power points, swinging a hammer or laying carpet, the last thing you would want to do on the way home is swap cogs in a work van with a manual transmission. While this may not bother some, Renault must have recognised that it ...

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PLUG AND PLAY | Van Review – Renault ZE

The plus and minus part of going green For the past month, Delivery has been greener than green when it comes to reducing emissions, through taking on a new addition to the road test family, a Renault Kangoo ZE. With solar panels on our building roof, we plug in the little blue van to a standard 240-Volt house socket for ...

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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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