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by Rob
Fri Nov 12, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Renault MeganE E-Tech Electric walkaround - IAA 2021
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Renault MeganE E-Tech Electric walkaround - IAA 2021

It may be called a Megane, but this new EV from Renault is actually more closely to the upcoming Nissan Ariya. However, it's smaller and cheaper than the Ariya and its body style blurs the lines between conventional hatchbacks and crossovers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wod7RLlVFIQ&ab_channe...
by Rob
Fri Nov 12, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Why is the Renault Megane Electric’s Battery Pack Special?
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Why is the Renault Megane Electric’s Battery Pack Special?

Renault unveiled the final production version of the all-new and all-electric Megane, a dramatic departure for a very familiar nameplate. The new MeganE E-Tech Electric is in no way related to any Megane before it (or any other Renault for that matter), and its underpinnings are similar to the Nissa...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Home Charging Explained
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Views: 89

Home Charging Explained

The UK National Grid supplies power in Alternating Current (AC) which has to be converted to Direct Current (DC) before it can charge a car battery. This conversion from AC to DC can either be done by the car, or the charger. Chargers that supply DC are faster than chargers that supply AC. DC charge...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: Renault Megane UK Test Pictures
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Views: 106

Renault Megane UK Test Pictures

The slim front lights, underlined by Z-shaped LED daytime running lights, look smart. The simple, clean side profile is helped by flush front door handles with the rear handles hidden at the top of the door in the C-pillar. The window line kicks up towards the back, where it wraps around into a shal...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: Main Renault Megane Electric chat
Topic: Renault Megane Electric - UK Price
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Views: 119

Renault Megane Electric - UK Price

Although full prices and specifications are a while off – we’ll probably get more details when the order books open around February – the potential tech package is strong with that Google-powered infotainment system, level two autonomous tech that will take care of steering, acceleration and braking...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: Main Renault Megane Electric chat
Topic: Renault Megane Electric - UK Sale Date
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Renault Megane Electric - UK Sale Date

The Renault Megane Electric will be available to order from late spring next year (February 2022), the first deliveries in the UK will commence from September 2022.
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: Main Renault Megane Electric chat
Topic: Renault Megane E-Tech Electric - UK Reviews now in
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Views: 245

Renault Megane E-Tech Electric - UK Reviews now in

The UK review embargo has now lifted and a number of UK magazines have published their reviews of the new Megane Electric. I've round up what I can find below but its all sounding very positive: Renault Megane E-Tech Electric 2021-4.jpg Auto Express: What impresses most about the new all-electric Me...
by Rob
Tue Nov 09, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault Megane to use Lithium Ion Batteries
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Views: 68

Renault Megane to use Lithium Ion Batteries

According to a report by Auto Car - Renault will seek to keep electric car development and retail costs down by continuing to use lithium ion batteries, while other marques rush to develop more efficient solid-state technology. Renault Group CEO Luca de Meo told Autocar that "lithium ion batter...
by Rob
Tue Nov 02, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault Megane E-Tech is the first to get LG's exciting new infotainment system
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Renault Megane E-Tech is the first to get LG's exciting new infotainment system

The Renault Megane E-Tech Electric will debut LG's new In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system. The system was developed by LG in partnership with Renault and is based on Android 10. LG says it's IVI system is the first Android 10 based system to receive certification from Google Automotive Services. E...
by Rob
Fri Oct 08, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Main Renault Megane Electric chat
Topic: Renault Group to partner with Terrafame for sustainable nickel supply
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Renault Group to partner with Terrafame for sustainable nickel supply

Renault Group, top automotive player, and pioneer in the European EV market, and Terrafame, a company operating one of the world's largest production lines for EV battery chemicals in Finland, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the future supply of nickel sulphate. With this agreeme...