Renault sells 100,000 electric cars
Five years since the launch of its first electric vehicle, Renault has handed over the keys to its 100,000th electric car customer. The Renault Zoe was sold to 41 year old Norwegian, Mr. Åsmund Gillebo. Mr Gillebo was also presented with five years of Fortim recharging and 100,000 minutes of recharging time from Grønn kontakt, two local energy suppliers.
Renault leads EV sales in Europe
Renault says it has claimed the top spot for electric vehicles (EVs) in Europe. Last year, sales of the company’s Z.E. range of electric cars rose 49 per cent to 23,086, representing a 23.6 per cent share of the European market for all-electric models.