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by Rob
Tue Jul 09, 2024 10:58 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: View the Renault 5 at Westfield London
Replies: 0
Views: 1097

View the Renault 5 at Westfield London

The eagerly awaited pure-electric Renault 5 is on public display for one of the first times in the UK. The latest generation of the legendary supermini is represented in a dedicated Renault 5 area with games and merchandise. A selection of products from the brand’s ‘The Originals’ merchandise collec...
by Rob
Fri Jun 14, 2024 3:52 pm
Forum: Main Alpine A290 Chat
Topic: Alpine A290 hot hatch unveiled
Replies: 1
Views: 1676

Re: Alpine A290 hot hatch unveiled

First look video from The Late Brake Show:

by Rob
Fri Jun 14, 2024 2:35 pm
Forum: Main Alpine A290 Chat
Topic: Alpine A290 platform and dynamics
Replies: 0
Views: 1254

Alpine A290 platform and dynamics

Driving pleasure and the thrill of driving a hot hatch were at the top of the A290 development engineers' list of priorities. In this first Alpine of a new era, electric propulsion enhances sportiness without compromising everyday comfort. 7_LOT1_EXTERIEURSMAJEURS_Ext_AlpineBlueVision_GTS_Fullavant....
by Rob
Fri Jun 14, 2024 2:32 pm
Forum: Main Alpine A290 Chat
Topic: Alpine A290 Interior
Replies: 0
Views: 1144

Alpine A290 Interior

The cockpit focuses on sport in an exclusive ambience, typical of the Alpine world, with the choice of a Deep Blue tone. The driver-oriented cockpit and its passenger side sights, where the car's name is displayed in backlighting, are complemented by adjustable ambient lighting. The steering wheel, ...
by Rob
Fri Jun 14, 2024 2:30 pm
Forum: Main Alpine A290 Chat
Topic: Alpine A290 Pictures
Replies: 0
Views: 1239

Alpine A290 Pictures

Proportions play a fundamental role in giving such a small urban car of less than 4 metres a muscular appearance commensurate with the performance it delivers. The AmpR Small platform provides an excellent basis for this, reinforced by a 60mm widening of the track to achieve the visual presence desi...
by Rob
Fri Jun 14, 2024 2:29 pm
Forum: Main Alpine A290 Chat
Topic: Alpine A290 hot hatch unveiled
Replies: 1
Views: 1676

Alpine A290 hot hatch unveiled

Alpine ushers in a new era with the launch of the A290—the era of the electric sports car in Alpine mode, respecting the brand's three pillars: performance, agility and lightweight, as well as French savoir-faire. The A290 is a new entry point into the Alpine world and inaugurates Alpine's 100% elec...
by Rob
Fri May 03, 2024 8:24 am
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Renault 5 E-Tech Roland Garros
Replies: 0
Views: 5738

Renault 5 E-Tech Roland Garros

The Renault 5 Roland-Garros 'special series' pays tribute to the iconic French Open tennis venue through several carefully crafted details. Having partnered with the French Open tennis tournament since 2022, Renault initially introduced the Renault 5 Roland Garros last year, although it was based on...
by Rob
Tue Feb 27, 2024 9:33 am
Forum: Main Renault 5 EV chat
Topic: Renault 5 - First Look Videos
Replies: 0
Views: 9339

Renault 5 - First Look Videos

Some great first look videos on You Tube now. I've rounded up the best below:

The Late Brake Show:

by Rob
Tue Feb 27, 2024 9:30 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault 5 Charging and Battery
Replies: 0
Views: 9541

Renault 5 Charging and Battery

Designed for the city and beyond, Renault 5 E-Tech electric offers a choice of motors and batteries, reflecting the intended use of the car. With a power output of up to 110 kW / 150hp, a range of up to 400km / 248miles WLTP and DC charging up to 100 kW, it has all the qualities of a larger car, whi...
by Rob
Tue Feb 27, 2024 9:27 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Renault 5 One Box brake system
Replies: 0
Views: 6596

Renault 5 One Box brake system

The new One Box system groups the braking and ESP functions in the same module to reduce the space required under the bonnet. It also halves the response time of the automatic emergency braking system. At the same time, the decoupled braking system delivers a consistently strong pedal feel, contribu...