• RENAULT ESPACE: 30 YEARS OF INNOVATION

    RENAULT ESPACE: 30 YEARS OF INNOVATION

    June 4th 2014

    With sales totalling more than 1,245,000 units over the model’s four generations, Renault Espace is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.

     

    For three decades, this ground-breaking model has been a familiar sight on our roads and has seen a long list of other vehicles – large and small – follow in its innovative…

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  • Renault pays homage to turbocharged heritage at Silverstone

    Renault pays homage to turbocharged heritage at Silverstone

    May 20th 2014

    Turbos to make return to Silverstone for first time in 25 years this summer on anniversary of 50th British GP.

    Renault recreates F1 turbo history at Silverstone with display of some of the most significant turbocharged cars to be raced in the sport ; the RS01, RE40 and Lotus 98T.

    The pioneering Renault RS01 was the…

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  • Alpine Renault miniatures

    Alpine Renault miniatures

    May 23rd 2014

    Our friend and pilot Alain Serpaggi drafted the preface of the book edited by ETAI. It was written by Stephane Guillou and it is dedicatd to the Alpine Renault miniatures.

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  • Alain Prost back in his Renault F1 Turbo from 1983

    Alain Prost back in his Renault F1 Turbo from 1983

    May 13th 2014

    The ninth Grand Prix Historique de Monaco saw Renault ambassador Alain Prost get behind the wheel of the Renault F1 Turbo (RE40) he raced in the Formula 1 World Championship in 1983 when he claimed four victories and second place in the end-of-year Drivers’ standings.

    Last weekend, Alain Prost completed a series of parade laps in the…

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  • NEW TWINGO : BORN FROM RENAULT’S DNA.

    NEW TWINGO : BORN FROM RENAULT’S DNA.

    April 11th 2014

     

    We had the great opportunity to meet Csaba Wittinger at Geneva Motor Show. As the original designer of New Twingo, he tells us about the inspirations that drew his pencil on the tablet and how this brand-new city car inherits Renault’s DNA.

     

    What were the inspirations for New Twingo ?

    Laurens van den…

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  • JOUR G 50, THE LARGEST RENAULT 8 GORDINI MEETING

    JOUR G 50, THE LARGEST RENAULT 8 GORDINI MEETING

    March 21st 2014

    Friends from Brittany, the North, the East and the South of France, as well as those from outside our borders, we invite you to join us on 4th and 5th October 2014 for the 22nd edition of the Autobrocante Festival in Lohéac, to celebrate together 50 years of the Renault 8 Gordini.

    Several important figures are expected: JP. Jabouille,…

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  • RENAULT AT THE 2014 RETROMOBILE SHOW, IN PARIS

    RENAULT AT THE 2014 RETROMOBILE SHOW, IN PARIS

    January 31st 2014

     

    RENAULT TO CELEBRATE THREE ANNIVERSARIES AT THE RETROMOBILE SHOW, IN PARIS, INCLUDING THE 50TH BIRTHDAY OF THE RENAULT 8 GORDINI

    This year’s Rétromobile Show (February 5-9, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France) will see Renault celebrate three notable anniversaries:

    • 100 years since Parisian taxis – in…

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  •  An entry of five official Renault 8 Gordinis for the 17th Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique

    An entry of five official Renault 8 Gordinis for the 17th Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique

    January 24th 2014

    An entry of five official Renault 8 Gordinis for the 17th Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique

    To mark the 50th anniversary of the car which is remembered by many for its blue livery and two white stripes, Team Renault Classic has entered a fleet of five Renault 8 Gordinis for this year’s Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique.
    The five crews…

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