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Renault formally established in 1899 grew from France across Europe and eventually to Australia in 1999 with help of the Nissan alliance. Renault internationally focuses on high levels of service and support for their customers. Currently there are 7 models available ranging from the Clio to the Koleos. The Renault-Nissan alliance has been a major strategic advantage for both companies over the last decade.

Renault Reviews

Renault Captur Review : Long-term report three

Tim says farewell to the Renault Captur Dynamique, but not before testing out some of its unique features...

2015 Renault Megane RS275 Trophy R Review

Is the Renault Megane RS275 Trophy-R the most extreme front-wheel drive hatch on the market? Yes, it is.

Renault Captur Review : Long-term report two

CarAdvice's national sales director Benn labels the Captur "easily the worst car I've ever driven" during its second month in the Sydney garage...

2016 Renault Megane Review

Can the new Renault Megane pose a serious threat to the VW Golf?

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Renault Videos

Renault Megane RS275 Trophy-R Review : Track test

You’re looking at the most extreme front-wheel drive hatch currently in production. It’s called the Megane Renault Sport 275 Trophy-R and there will only ever be 250 of them in the entire world. It’s the fastest, most track focused production car Renault’s performance division has ever created...

2016 Renault Megane Review : First Drive

The 2016 Renault Megane presents a pleasant mixture of French styling with ultra-efficient drivetrains that should see this small-car offering become a more serious contender in Australia. The new Renault Megane hopes to take on the likes of the Golf and other European contenders in the segment (like the Peugeot 308), and win on merit alone...

The Nurburgring Review : RSR track car rentals

As a motoring enthusiast, no trip to Europe would be complete without a visit to the Mecca of motoring… The Nurburging. Although The Ring is the Holy Grail of motorsport and home to the famous 24-hour race, these days it is use by car manufactures from around the globe as the ultimate proving ground, such are the demands of the circuit...

2016 Renault Megane Walkaround : 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show

Read the article here. If you like a bit of French flair, this is the all-new Renault Megane that made its world premiere here at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. It's now available as a five-door only, the three-door has been axed. It will also come with small turbo petrol and diesel engines. The underpinnings have been taken from Renault's more expensive cars...

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Renault Comparisons

Renault Clio RS220 Trophy v Renault Megane RS265 Cup: Comparison Review

Intra-brand rivalries can be fun. Comparing the top-spec variant of one model in a manufacturer's line-up with the entry-level version of another, can often deliver interesting outcomes. And when the gap between them, in sheer dollar terms anyway, is rather close, things can be even more interesting...

Honda HR-V VTi-S v Renault Captur Dynamique : Comparison Review

The term 'crossover' is now as much about bridging generational gaps as it is about mashing up body styles. Whether you're a young first-car buyer, baby boomer retiree or small family in between, the blossoming compact people mover segment is increasingly targeting buyer niches with idiosyncratic models...

Ford Transit Custom v Renault Trafic: Medium van comparison

It’s the battle of the European mid-sized vans – both are white, both are diesel, both are manual and both are just under $40,000. They are the all-new Renault Trafic and the Ford Transit Custom, the latter of which won our mid-sized van comparison test in 2014. The old Trafic was impressive in that test, and ranked second even though that model was considerably more, shall we say, vintage than its rivals...

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Renault News

Alpine "A120" interior image leaked

An image purported to be a leaked marketing shot of the new Alpine A120 sports coupe's interior has surfaced online today. The photo above was first published by Auto Moto, and the French website claims that the alloy paddles behind the steering wheel prove that the new Alpine coupe will feature a dual-clutch transmission...

Renault Kwid Racer, Climber concepts spice up New Delhi motor show

Two new Renault Kwid concepts have been unveiled at the 2016 New Delhi motor show, mixing racing and off-road themes into the Indian-market sub-compact SUV. Based on the production Renault Kwid launched in India in May last year, Renault says its Kwid Climber concept is “bred for venturing away from the beaten track”, while the Kwid Racer is “more at home on the asphalt of race circuits”...

Renault Sport restructured, massive R&D and sales increase planned

Groupe Renault has separated its Renault Sport Technologies performance arm into distinct road and motorsport divisions. Chairman Carlos Ghosn revealed Renault’s plans overnight at the Technocentre in Guyancourt. The result: Renault Sport Racing and Renault Sport Cars...

2016 Renault Master, Trafic, Kangoo: prices increase with boosted safety, new features

A series of equipment updates to the 2016 Renault Master, 2016 Trafic and 2016 Kangoo light commercial vehicles have launched in Australia, adding new features, enhanced options packages and improved safety. Pricing has also increased for the new model year, however, with the giant Master now priced from $43,990 (up from $40,990), the Trafic from $34,490 (up from $33,490) and the Kangoo from $21,990 (up from $20,990)...

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Renault Owner Reviews

2015 Renault Megane GT-line Review

I have had this car for 1 year now and have found it a pleasure to drive. It is the first car in a long time that i want to drive as its responsive engine and superb handling make it a joy to take through some windy hills or even just negotiating suburban streets. The only negative i can find is lack of rear leg room but since it is children going in there it isn't an issue...

2015 Renault Captur Dynamique Review

I have had my Captur for 2 months and so far loving it. As I drive 2 hours a day, I was specifically looking for a car that was economical, but also had a great look, had integrated Bluetooth and navigation and offered a higher seating position, to allow for better visibility while in traffic. To find the elevation I was looking for, I test drove mainly small SUV type cars...

2012 Renault Koleos Privilege (4x4) Review

The CVT petrol transmission and engine combination does need to be improved as the overall acceleration is less than sufficient for this heavy privilege SUV model. Avg fuel economy on premium fuel is currently 11.3L/km which is worse than my old WRX. Perhaps a 2.0L turbo variant might persuade buyers looking at Subaru, Holden or Ford to try something with a little more luxury...

2008 Renault Megane Rs F1 Team R26 Review

I purchased my low mileage R26 nearly four years ago. It has been most enjoyable and very reliable. I have not experienced the multiple squeaks and rattles mentioned in your report. At just under 80,000km, the car is still good and tight and looks almost like new! In my time with the R26, apart from road use, I have used it for track events over twenty times in three years...

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