Tag: Renault

Vivaro achieves production milestone

Vivaro achieves production milestone

PRODUCTION at General Motors’ Luton plant has reached a significant milestone, with the plant’s 400,000th van rolling off the line. The Vauxhall Vivaro was handed over to Carillion, a civil engineering and building contractors company based in Wolverhampton, W Mids, which has a fleet of 3,000 vans and 3,500 cars. […]

TOP TEN MOST UNDERATED

TOP TEN MOST UNDERATED

FOR every A-list megastar there are ten pretenders desperate to fill their shoes. In some cases, even more talented than the one getting all the glory. The same applies to the motoring world; for every car that’s lauded as a work of genius, there’s another deserving of attention and accolades […]

TOP TEN RIDES WE WANT PIMPED

TOP TEN RIDES WE WANT PIMPED

This ‘Pimp My Ride’ mullarkey is nothing new. Modifiers, modders, backstreet mechanics, call them what you will, there are thousands of people out there who spend half their time tinkering with the oily bits of their cars and the other half polishing the shiny bits. Some of them even polish […]

TOP TEN FAILURES

TOP TEN FAILURES

SCAN through any list of modern motors and it’s unlikely you will come across a truly unloved car. That is not always the case though, as rarely a manufacturer will face the horrible realisation that they have given birth to a car that could be more trouble than it is […]

Renault offers all-inclusive package to driving instructors

Renault has joined forces with Master Cover to become the first ever manufacturer to offer a unique all-inclusive ‘Complete Driving School Package’ tailored to meet the specific needs of driving instructors which includes a brand new Renault vehicle, full service, maintenance costs and two years of comprehensive driving instructor insurance. […]

Van van boom (Renault CVS)

Van van boom (Renault CVS)

AFTER winning all three of this season’s FIA Formula One World Championship races in a row, Renault seems to have hit a purple patch, with its UK van division the latest part of the company to take its share of the limelight, following impressive first quarter results. In a van […]

Renault vans gain new gearbox

Renault vans gain new gearbox

THE Trafic and Master vans from Renault are now available with a new 6-speed semi-automatic Quickshift6 gearbox. Similar technology was first seen in the Twingo and Clio, and combines the performance and operating economy of a manual gearbox with the ease of use of an automatic transmission. The new system, […]

New Renault concept truck

New Renault concept truck

RENAULT’S reputation for producing striking car designs is well documented and the latest Trafic, Master and Kangoo vans prove that commercial vehicles don’t have to be dull. But now things have got a whole lot bigger as top Renault designer Patrick Le Quément and his team are set to do […]

Master of Luton (Renault Master)

Master of Luton (Renault Master)

RENAULT is launching the new Master Luton box van off-the-shelf conversion. With vast load capacities and a wide range of commercial uses, ranging from the transportation of white goods and furniture to glass panels and bulky medical supplies, Luton vans account for 5,000 sales in the UK each year. Renault’s […]

Transit prices dropped

Transit prices dropped

FORD has cut prices on 17 Ford Transit models with savings from £100 to £1,450 effective immediately. The savings come as a direct result of increased competition from competitors such as Vauxhall, Citroen and Renault. The price reductions are good news particularly for operators who need more than 2.6 metres […]