The Renault Twingo first presented on April 1993 and with the its distinct shape and the possibility of configuring its interior was a model that gathered a lot of interest from the start.
Many years have passed since then, renewed in 2007acquiring another form and now preparing to pass and in the modern world of electrification. In the middle of last November the French brand presented it in concept formmaking it known that he will enter in production in 2025 to arrive at markets in 2026.
The aim is certainly to make it available to affordable pricewith the limit of 20.000 € to be the desired “ceiling” for the electric city car of the French, so that it is competitive with the corresponding sentences of the other brands.
The concept presented is not expected to change much when it reaches the production line. It retains elements from the “legendary” model, adapted to the needs of the time, with the aerodynamic design of EVs and the 5-door body. Waiting for the lights LED to have simpler graphicswhile some highlighted details of the body will logically disappear.
The Renault kept the inside hidden of the concept it presented, however it is expected to have sustainable materials and basic equipment, in order to keep its price as low as possible. Will evolve by Amperethe newly established EV and software company of the Renault Group and in the presentation it was characterized as “uncompromising city vehicle”which will have excellent efficiency, with consumption 10 kWh/100 km. In addition, it is expected to be based on the platform AmpR Small (formerly CMF-B EV) of the Group.
Details about its features electric drive system they don’t exist yet, however we might get an image at Geneva Motor Showhim February. It will be presented there new electric Renault 5the versions and technical details of which will form the “ceiling”. Although the new Twingo is most likely to have smaller battery and lower power electric motorat least in its introductory editionso that it can “hold” its price.
After all, the competition will be intense. The Citroen e-C3, already presentedwill acquire the 2025 a more economical versionwith autonomy 200 km and a price of 19,990 euros in key European markets. In addition, the Volkswagen ID.1while other car manufacturers are preparing their own proposals.
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