Renault http://www.stuff.tv/renault/videos en-GB PROMOTED: Win a week with the all-electric Renault ZOE http://www.stuff.tv/renault/promoted-win-week-all-electric-renault-zoe/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Test-drive this tech-packed electric car from Renault and feel like you&#039;re living in the future </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Fancy driving a Renault Zoe? Of course you do" alt="Renault Zoe competition" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-zoe-01.jpg?1402070728" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Are friends electric? Let&rsquo;s find out.</p> <p>We&rsquo;re giving two stuff.tv readers an opportunity to test-drive a Renault ZOE for a week &ndash; and we&rsquo;ll record the experience.</p> <p>We&rsquo;ll deliver the car to you (with a film crew) and fit a Z.E.-ready wallbox at your home (you&rsquo;ll need off-street parking) &ndash; then the rest is up to you.</p> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&lsquo;Your&rsquo; five-seat supermini will be fitted with cameras to record your experience of living with this ground-breaking electric vehicle &ndash; and we&rsquo;ll give you an iPad to keep a daily diary of your week.</p> <p>There&rsquo;s a fun smartphone app that lets you monitor charge levels and even adjust the car&rsquo;s interior temperature remotely. After seven days, we&rsquo;ll put together a video of your electric experience. And you can even keep the iPad.</p> <p>So whether you&rsquo;ll be driving with mates around town, heading to a festival or just trundling to and from work, get in touch today.</p> <p>Let us know why you want to try out the tech-packed Renault ZOE (in no more than 200 words), and why you&rsquo;d be perfect for our Renault video.</p> <p>Send your application to <a href="mailto:zoereadertest@haymarket.com">zoereadertest@haymarket.com</a> and we&rsquo;ll select two winners, please quote &ldquo;ZOE reader test &ndash; Stuff&rdquo; in the subject line.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-title"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> TERMS AND CONDITIONS </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-body-text"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Body Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>1. To enter, email 200 words on why you&rsquo;d be perfect for our Renault video to <a href="mailto:zoereadertest@haymarket.com">zoereadertest@haymarket.com</a>.</p> <p>2. Entries close at 23:59 BST Monday 9th June 2014.</p> <p>3. The prize is the use of a Renault Zoe for seven days in July 2014 (exact dates TBC). An electric car charge point will be permanently fitted on your property (it will not be removed post project). Winners will require off street parking for the vehicle. Winner will also receive an iPad for use during the project and can be kept post project.</p> <p>4. Winners must be available for a 2 hour window to receive and return the vehicle. During this window the winner will be asked questions on their experience of the Zoe and their reactions filmed. There will be permanent cameras set up inside the vehicle recording the winner driving. Winners also commit to producing a daily video diary on a iPad supplied to them that can be kept by the winner post project.</p> <p>5. Competition only open to UK residents.</p> <p>6. No cash alternative. Prizes are non-transferable.</p> <p>7. Entrants must be over the age of 18 at the time of entry and posses a full UK driving license.</p> <p>8. The Promoter: Haymarket Media Group, Teddington Studios, Broom Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 9BE, UK</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/promoted-win-week-all-electric-renault-zoe/news#comments Promotion Renault Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:05:29 +0000 Marc McLaren 1438717 at http://www.stuff.tv Renault Kwid concept car comes with its own drone http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-kwid-concept-car-comes-its-own-drone/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This compact car opens up to unleash a mini quadcopter on the world </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="768" title="Renault Kwid" alt="Renault Kwid" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-kwid-concept-01.jpg?1392717587" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/stephen-graves" title="View user profile.">Stephen Graves</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>I&#39;ve heard of optional extras, but this is ridiculous</strong><br />Renault doesn&#39;t think so &ndash; its Kwid concept car comes complete with a mini quadcopter tucked away in the roof that can fly alongside you.</p> <p><strong>And why on Earth would I want that?&nbsp;</strong><br />According to Renault, your drone companion can be used to look for obstacles and traffic on the road ahead, relaying live video to a tablet mounted in the dashboard. You can also use it to take pictures, for the ultimate selfie.</p> <p><strong>Mm-hmm. And how am I supposed to drive and fly at the same time?&nbsp;</strong><br />The drone can be set to follow the Kwid automatically &ndash; or your passenger can take control of it from the dashboard tablet.</p> <p><strong>READ MORE:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.stuff.tv/25-best-concept-cars-ever/news" target="_blank">The 25 best concept cars ever</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-1"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>Doesn&#39;t sound like the car for me </strong><br />That&#39;s because it isn&#39;t for you &ndash; Renault&#39;s designed the Kwid for young customers in India. It&#39;s tiny, at just 3.6m long, and packs in a 1.2l turbocharged engine (though there are plans for an electric version, too). And the interior is&hellip; unique. It&#39;s modelled on a bird&#39;s nest. Of course, you can expect all that to change when the car eventually hits the market &ndash; it&#39;s one of those wild and wacky concept designs, at the moment.</p> <p><strong>It&#39;ll never get off the ground </strong><br />Oh, stop droning on.</p> <p>[Source: <a href="http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-02/07/renault-kwid" target="_blank">Wired</a>]</p> <p><strong>READ MORE: <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/hot-stuff" target="_blank">Click here for more amazing Hot Stuff&nbsp;</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper youtube-player-wrapper"> <iframe width="640" height="385" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/2h7olJW9XTc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Renault Kwid" alt="Renault Kwid" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-kwid-concept-02.jpg?1392717587" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-2"> <div class="field-label">Image #2:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_2" width="1200" height="900" title="Renault Kwid" alt="Renault Kwid" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-kwid-concept-03.jpg?1392717587" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-3"> <div class="field-label">Image #3:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_3" width="1200" height="900" title="Renault Kwid" alt="Renault Kwid" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-kwid-concept-04.jpg?1392717587" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-carousel-item"><legend>Carousel Extras</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-carousel-item-title"> <div class="field-label">Carousel item title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Kwid: the car with its own drone </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-kwid-concept-car-comes-its-own-drone/news#comments Cars Hot Stuff Renault Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:30:33 +0000 Stephen Graves 1432169 at http://www.stuff.tv Renault Twizy video review http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-twizy-video-review/video <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> When Renault told us to pack our bags to take its outlandish, sci-fi inspired electric two-seater for a test drive, we just couldn&#039;t resist its quirky charm and novelty value. But how did it fare on the road? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="277" height="245" title="Renault Twizy" alt="Renault Twizy" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Renault%20Twizzy.png?1370357812" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-1630533496001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="1630533496001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-twizy-video-review/video#comments Renault Twizy Tue, 04 Jun 2013 11:42:51 +0000 Lucy Hedges 1423820 at http://www.stuff.tv Renault Twizy http://www.stuff.tv/renault-twizy/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This Noddy-sized, battery-powered car isn&#039;t a car at all: it&#039;s a light quadricycle actually. We took this concept made real for a spin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-twizy-review-press-1_4.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="370" height="247" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-twizy-review-side_4.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="370" height="247" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-twizy-rear_4.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £6,690.00 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-price-from"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Price from </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-price-notes"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> + from £45/month </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Renault is opening up EV ownership to a new urban generation with the Twizy but can this techie transport go the distance, by which we mean more than 10 miles?&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-1630533496001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="1630533496001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-twizy-review-hands-on-3_2.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-1"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – intro  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Twizy's designers must be optimists: its cabin isn't fully enclosed, which means it gets blustery in there at more than bumbling pace. You can add the Lamborghini-aping scissor doors for £545, but they'll only keep the draught and grime off your lower limbs. Still, it does have a tiny widescreen wiper...&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-twizy-review-hands-on-6_2.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-2"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – design  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>With a profile like that of a zygotic mutant double-decker bus from the future, the Twizy needs super-firm suspension to ward off weedle-like bodyroll. It steers instinctively and can be fun on a grippy surface, but on anything else it's wise to take it easy on corners. Hit a speed bump too quickly and you'll also be glad of your inertia reel seatbelt.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-twizy-review-hands-on-1_2.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-3"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – how does it drive?  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>You'll be waiting a long time for a benchmark 0-60mph acceleration time – the Twizy's top speed is 50mph, although we did see a heady 52mph appear momentarily on the digital speedo at one stage. It accelerates keenly enough to 30mph to keep out of the way of city traffic, and stops quickly too – great for inner city stop-start traffic.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-twizy-review-hands-on-2_1.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-4"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – top speed </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>There are three game-changingly affordable trim levels available: Urban (£6690), Colour (£6950) and Technic (£7400). The basic car gets steel wheels, the pimped-up models have 13in alloys. A sunroof, Parrot Bluetooth handsfree kit and parking sensors are all available as options, but don't splurge all your cash: battery lease costs from £45 to £67 a month.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/renault-twizy-review-hands-on-7_2.jpg?1364297930" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-5"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – trims and accessories  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Twizy's powertrain is made up of a 17bhp, 13kWh electric traction motor, a direct-drive transmission and a 6.1kWh lithium ion battery. The latter is supposedly good for 60 miles of mixed urban use; our testing suggests it's more like 45. But you can charge it in less than three hours from a standard 10amp three-pin outlet.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-6"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – charging  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Two pedals, two column stalks, a push-button gear selector, a digital speedometer and a good old-fashioned steering wheel: easy and completely car-like. The handbrake is trickier to wrestle with: hidden under the left side of the fascia, it will only release when your foot is on the brake – and only then with a firm squeeze of the ratchet button.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-7"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – controls </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>One of the Twizy's biggest issues is its lack of useful storage space. The two covered cubbies in the dashboard are handy for bits and bobs, but not really big enough for shopping. There's a larger cavity compartment behind the rear seat, but it's tricky to access and offers little usable space.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-8"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – storage  </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Both seats are surprisingly good. The front one slides fore and aft, and taller passengers in the back can wrap their knees around the seat in front, tandem-style. The bluster of the wind and exhaust fumes of passing traffic are worse for whoever's in the back, though, and seat comfort if pretty thin – so don't plan on making anyone spend more than a short trip as your pillion. Unless you don't like them.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-9"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renault Twizy review – seats  </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>It lacks practicality, but the Twizy is different and packed with charm. It could just be the future&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/renault-twizy </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/renault-twizy/review#comments Renault Transport Twizy Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:56:39 +0000 Sophie Charara 423147 at http://www.stuff.tv Icon – Renault Alpine A110-50 http://www.stuff.tv/alpine-a110-50/icon-%E2%80%93-renault-alpine-a110-50/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Feeling blue? This new concept car from Renault should cheer you up </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="954" height="539" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/icon-renault-alpine-A110-50_0.jpg?1364400189" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_4987.jpg?1364400189" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>That's an awfully blue car...</strong></p> <p>Yup – the Renault Alpine A110-50's Alpine Blue colour scheme and styling pays tribute to the Alpine A110 Berlinette sports car – albeit with a modern twist, using Renault's current design language.</p> <p><strong>Oh really? How so?</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/life-etc/icon/icon-%E2%80%93-renault-alpine-a110-50 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/alpine-a110-50/icon-%E2%80%93-renault-alpine-a110-50/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/alpine-a110-50/icon-%E2%80%93-renault-alpine-a110-50/news#comments Alpine A110-50 Renault Mon, 28 May 2012 12:17:23 +0000 Stephen Graves 421322 at http://www.stuff.tv New video! Renault Twizy test drive http://www.stuff.tv/renault/new-video-renault-twizy-test-drive/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Renault Twizy marks the dawn of a new generation of urban transportation – but what&#039;s it like to drive? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Screen-shot-2012-05-10-at-10.59.58_0.png?1364400252" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_5155.jpg?1364400252" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>With its stripped-back interior and pod-like styling, the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/life-etc/stuff/stuff-takes-the-renault-twizy-for-a-test-drive">Renault Twizy</a> is certainly unique. So when Renault told us to pack our bags to take its outlandish, sci-fi inspired electric two-seater for a test drive, we just couldn't resist its quirky charm and novelty value. But how did it fare on the road? You can find out all about it by watching our <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/renault-twizy-video-review">video review</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/life-etc/news-nugget/new-video-renault-twizy-test-drive </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/renault/new-video-renault-twizy-test-drive/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/new-video-renault-twizy-test-drive/news#comments Renault Twizy Thu, 10 May 2012 10:32:23 +0000 Lucy Hedges 421104 at http://www.stuff.tv Stuff takes the Renault Twizy for a test drive http://www.stuff.tv/renault/stuff-takes-renault-twizy-test-drive/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Meet the Renault Twizy – the offspring of a Smart car and a golf buggy. But is it electric? Or just a shocker? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy1_0_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy3_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy11_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy2_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy0_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twixy4_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy7_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy5_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="376" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twizy4_0.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_5274.jpg?1364400309" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>It's not very often that an outlandish concept car makes the transition from prototype to fully-fledged product. Take the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/life-etc/hands-on/citro%C3%ABn-lacoste-concept-visits-the-uk?page=0,1">Citroën Lacoste concept</a>, for example. Things are a little different for the rather unconventional and sci-fi inspired Twizzy.         </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/life-etc/stuff/stuff-takes-the-renault-twizy-for-a-test-drive </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/renault/stuff-takes-renault-twizy-test-drive/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/stuff-takes-renault-twizy-test-drive/news#comments Renault Twizy Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:27:46 +0000 Lucy Hedges 420929 at http://www.stuff.tv Renault launching R-Link tablet for cars in 2012 http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-launching-r-link-tablet-cars-2012/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Integrated tablet will feature app store and cloud connectivity for all your driving infotainment needs </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-r-link-in-car-tablet-01_0.jpg?1364400948" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="300" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/renault-r-link-in-car-tablet-02_0.jpg?1364400948" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_1863.jpg?1364400948" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Renault wants to entertain you – the car manufacturer's launching R-Link, an in-car tablet with its own app store and cloud connectivity.</p> <p>Launching in late 2012, the <a href="http://www.renault.co.uk/about/innovations/rlink.aspx">R-Link</a> will feature a custom UI for quick access to multimedia, TomTom LIVE GPS navigation and vehicle statistics. You'll also get access to the R-Link store, which will feature 50 apps available for download at launch, including 'parking social network' Apila.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/news-nugget/renault-launching-r-link-tablet-for-cars-in-2012 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-launching-r-link-tablet-cars-2012/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-launching-r-link-tablet-cars-2012/news#comments Renault Fri, 09 Dec 2011 16:22:29 +0000 Stephen Graves 419087 at http://www.stuff.tv Renault Clio Renaultsport 197 Cup http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-clio-renaultsport-197-cup/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This souped-up, stripped out Clio should be fun in theory, but is it all about the look and to hell with performance? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="600" height="516" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/RENAULTcliorenaultsport197cup.jpg?1364299902" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>When you first catch a glimpse of the 197 Cup, you’re not sure what to think. With its white metallic paint job, black alloys and rear spoiler the Clio looks like it belongs on the set of The Fast And The Furious: Dagenham Drift. Part of you feels embarrassed and too old to clamber inside.</p> <p>But, given time, and a few glowing comments from passers-by, you’ll soon find yourself in a constant state of glee. If you’re a miserable swine who hates mornings, the 197 Cup will always give you a lift when you look in its direction.</p> <p><strong>Uninspired interior</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £15,015.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Renault’s striking hot-hatch has an impressive racer look, and drives like a purposeful pocket rocket.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/renault-clio-renaultsport-197-cup </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-clio-renaultsport-197-cup/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/renault/renault-clio-renaultsport-197-cup/review#comments Clio Renaultsport 197 Cup Renault Transport Mon, 02 Jun 2008 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 10305 at http://www.stuff.tv