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by Rob
Tue Jun 21, 2022 2:45 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Renault 5 to make UK debut at Goodwood this week
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Renault 5 to make UK debut at Goodwood this week

The new Renault 5 electric supermini will be its UK debut at Goodwood's Festival of Speed this week as it gears up for a market launch in 2024. ALPINEANDRENAULTPREMIERENEWMODELSAT2022GOODWOODFESTIVALOFSPEED.jpg Alpine and Renault will showcase a range of new models for the first time at this year’s ...
by Rob
Thu Mar 17, 2022 2:25 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: RENAULT CELEBRATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF RENAULT 5 AT RETROMOBILE AUTO SHOW
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RENAULT CELEBRATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF RENAULT 5 AT RETROMOBILE AUTO SHOW

The Renault booth at Retromobile 2022 is entirely devoted to paying tribute to the legendary icon. The floor plan echoes the R5 logo made for the 50-year anniversary. Small-20287-Renault550thAnniversary.jpg The 820 m2 stand will be home to twelve historic Renault 5 model for visitors to explore. Ori...
by Rob
Thu Feb 24, 2022 3:55 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: 50 YEARS OF THE RENAULT 5
Replies: 0
Views: 642

50 YEARS OF THE RENAULT 5

This year, the Renault 5 is celebrating its 50th anniversary. A true symbol of pop culture, with more than 5 million units of the R5 sold across the world. The Renault 5 is making a comeback with its upcoming rebirth planned in 2024. Small-20087-TheRENAULT5prototypestoryfindinginspirationinthepastto...
by Rob
Wed Feb 02, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Alpine R5 version of Renault 5 electric hatch to get 215bhp
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Views: 695

Alpine R5 version of Renault 5 electric hatch to get 215bhp

Alpine is preparing a more potent version of Renault’s reborn 5 hatchback, featuring a front-mounted 215bhp electric motor borrowed from the new Megane E-Tech Electric crossover, the company’s engineering boss has confirmed to Auto Express. R5 Alpine exclusive images.jpg https://www.autoexpress.co.u...
by Rob
Wed Jan 26, 2022 4:03 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Renault 5 Prototype voted 2022 Most Beautiful Concept Car
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Views: 765

Renault 5 Prototype voted 2022 Most Beautiful Concept Car

Renault 5 Prototype voted 2022 Most Beautiful Concept Car, with more than 70% of votes. In the lead up to its upcoming rebirth in 2024, Renault 5 Prototype is already winning over hearts and minds of customers. 2022 - International Automobile Festival Award.png In 2022, the Festival Automobile Inter...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault keeps EV costs down with conventional lithium ion batteries
Replies: 0
Views: 1511

Renault keeps EV costs down with conventional lithium ion batteries

Renault will seek to keep electric car development and retail costs down by continuing to use lithium ion batteries, while other marques rush to develop more efficient solid-state technology. Renault Group CEO Luca de Meo told Autocar that "lithium ion batteries are here to stay. It’s not a dis...
by Rob
Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: Renault 5 Concept Pictures from 2021 Munich Motor Show
Replies: 1
Views: 1899

Re: Renault 5 Concept Pictures from 2021 Munich Motor Show

A few more concept Renault 5 pictures.
by Rob
Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault 5 Battery
Replies: 1
Views: 1578

Re: Renault 5 Battery

The batteries for the small car will be manufactured by Envision AESC in Douai, not far from the Renault plant. As the French company announced in their EV-strategy presentation at the end of June, the affordable battery cells for the cheaper cars will also rely on NMC chemistry. Rumours from Februa...
by Rob
Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Renault 5 EV design
Replies: 0
Views: 1593

Renault 5 EV design

The new Renault 5 will draw heavy inspiration from its ancestors, sharing the same boxy silhouette and square front end. However, the firm’s designers have modernised features such as the headlamps, the bootlid and the tail-lights. It’ll be a five-door electric supermini, with hidden door handles in...
by Rob
Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault 5’s charging system
Replies: 0
Views: 1114

Renault 5’s charging system

Renaults 130kW rapid charge capability as found in the recently unveiled Megane E-Tech Electric may feature in the R5 EV, according to a source at Renault it will be the same or close to that. It will be optional for the DC high-power charging, but for R5 is Renault's vision to make electric mobilit...