Renault ZOE

Renault ZOE Car Insurance

A choice of two motors are available for current Renault ZOE models which are the ZOE Dynamique Nav and the ZOE S Edition (launched in January 2019). The Q90 Quick Charge motor allows for faster battery charging whilst the R110 offers improved performance, especially between 50mph and 70mph. Both are mated to the Z.E. 40 battery and both have a WLTP-rated range of 186 miles.

Both ZOE models are well equipped and include hands-free keycard, rear parking sensors, automatic wipers and lights, climate control, and a leather steering wheel and gear knob. Also featuring is front and rear electric windows, and electric, heated and folding door mirrors. Voice-controlled satellite navigation is also comes as standard via an embedded tablet in the centre console that includes a seven-inch touchscreen. Those purchasing the latest Renault ZOE also enjoy access to Android Auto-enabled R-LINK Evolution meaning that the car’s multimedia screen will display compatible Android Apps from the driver’s smartphone. Z.E. Connected Services allows remote charging, monitoring of charge status and pre-conditioning to pre-set the temperature of the ZOE before getting in. Last but not least, the 2018 model-year ZOE range features a new dark metallic purple body colour: Aconite and can also be specified with the new Purple Interior Pack.

Being the latest model, a little more about the Renault ZOE S Edition which sits at the top of the Renault ZOE range. The new Renault ZOE S replaces the previous Signature Nav version and offers additional equipment at a small premium over the Renault ZOE Dynamique Nav as Renault endeavours to simplify its line-up.

Additional equipment includes BOSE stereo, which includes DAB radio, and a rear parking camera. The seats are finished in a leather and textile covering with lumbar adjustment on the driver’s seat. A choice of 16-inch ‘Black Shadow’ alloy wheels or, at no additional cost, 17-inch ‘Black Optemic’ alloy wheels are available externally.

The Renault ZOE S Edition is priced from £19,270 on the road including the government Plug-in Car Grant. Customers can choose to buy their Renault ZOE and lease the battery or they can purchase the full car outright (referred to as ZOE i). Battery leasing begins from just £59 per month.

All retail customers that purchase a Renault ZOE receive a free 7 kW wall-box for their home.

Previously, this all-electric, five-door supermini was available in a choice of three trim levels (five versions) and two batteries – the Z.E.40 battery and original 22kW battery. The entry level Expression version comes with the 22kW battery whilst Dynamique Nav and above are offered with the new Z.E40 battery, equipped with an optional Quick Charge facility. The entry level Expression Nav came with a high level of standard specification including items such as climate control and the 7-inch touch screen R-Link 2 infotainment system with sat nav. The Dynamique Nav boasted features including hands free keycard, automatic lights and wipers and rear parking sensors. The top-of-the-range Signature Nav trim provided buyers with features including supple leather upholstery, a seven speaker BOSE® audio system, heated front seats and a rear parking camera.

Safety features for the ZOE included a five-star Euro NCAP rating and standard safety features such as ESC with traction and understeer control, Hill Start Assist and front and side driver and passenger airbags.

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