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Deals On Wheels for June 11: Five sharp deals for weekend shoppers

It’s time for the latest instalment of Deals on Wheels, which this week looks at five factory-backed special offers for all you weekend shoppers. This isn’t a promotional campaign, just us trying to offer you some interesting suggestions if you’re in the market for some new wheels...

Renault Kangoo and Trafic recalled

Renault Australia has recalled 11 ‘X61’ Kangoo II and three ‘X82’ Trafic III vans this week. The Kangoo recall is due to concerns that the mounting bolts on the rear bench seat backrest could break. The fault could lead to noise or even detachment of the backrest, which increases the risk of injury to passengers if the vehicle comes to a sudden stop...

Renault LCV range gain X-Track extras, Master adds 4x4 - UPDATE

The Renault Kangoo small van, Renault Trafic mid-size van and Renault Master large van ranges have been updated with X-Track extras. The new Renault X-Track pack includes a limited-slip differential, raised suspension for better ground clearance, underbody protection and all-weather tyres...

Renault Australia rolls out driveaway pricing on LCVs: EOFY deals for Kangoo, Trafic, Master

Renault has released revised pricing for its light commercial vehicles (LCVs) ahead of a busy end-of-financial-year sales period, offering customers new driveaway deals across the range. All three models in Renault’s LCV range will benefit from promotional pricing that will see buyers climb into a brand-new van without forking out for extra on-road costs that can add up to more than $3000 beyond list price...

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)...

Light van sales growing at a rate of knots

Small SUVs may be capturing the modern automotive zeitgeist better than other vehicles, but there is one part of the market growing even faster in percentage terms — light-sized vans. The Vans/CC < 2.5t segment, which includes the Volkswagen Caddy, Renault Kangoo, Suzuki APV, Citroen Berlingo and Fiat Doblo, remains small in numerical terms — just 2267 registrations YTD, up from 1740 at this point last year...

Renault Kangoo ZE yields strong interest, but still at least 12 months away from sale

Renault Australia says it has fielded interest in its Kangoo ZE all-electric van from a number of business buyers, and hopes to make serious progress on the business case for taking volume from its French factory, known to be very keen to supply them, in as little as 12 months from now...

2014 Renault Kangoo pricing and specifications : Five-seat Maxi Crew joins small van range

The 2014 Renault Kangoo range has been expanded with the addition of the five-seat Maxi Crew variant. Aimed directly at the Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Crew Van, the newly added $27,990 Kangoo Maxi Crew model features three second-row seats, each with three-point seatbelts and headrests...

Renault Kangoo Z.E. : Electric vans join Australia Post fleet in 12-month trial

Australia Post will conduct a 12-month trial with the Renault Kangoo Z.E., marking the introduction of the zero-emission electric van to Australia. The trial, first reported by CarAdvice in July 2013, will commence in Melbourne next month with two Kangoo Z.E. Maxi vans and will be bolstered by the addition of another two in Sydney towards the end of the year...

Renault Kangoo ZE electric van coming to Oz

Renault Australia will import the Renault Kangoo ZE all-electric small van next year, but on a trial-only basis. Speaking at the national launch of the facelifted Renault Megane range, managing director Justin Hocevar, confirmed that there has been interest in the Renault Kangoo ZE from “a business” and that the company is working with them to bring a small batch of the small vans to Australia...

2013 Renault Kangoo: petrol manual and Maxi diesel join revised range

The 2013 Renault Kangoo van range has been overhauled with the introduction of the longer Kangoo Maxi van variant and a $3500-lower starting price. The revised Renault Kangoo range starts with the new short-wheelbase petrol manual model, which is priced from $20,990, while the price of the existing SWB petrol auto is now $22,990 (down $1500)...