Gallery: Renault Taps Ross Lovegrove to Design Twin’Z Electric Concept ...

 

Renault and British designer Ross Lovegrove just took the wraps off the Renault Twin’Z electric concept car. The Twin’Z is an all-electric city car with rear-wheel drive, a 100 mile range and a 86-hp rear-mounted electric motor. It draws its inspiration from the heritage of some of the Renault’s other models like the Renault 5 and Renault Twingo, but Renault invited British designer Ross Lovegrove to add some extra design touches.

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  1. ashley phillips April 10, 2013 at 4:56 pm

    Loving the Lovegrove touches, lights, wheels and interior; Though we think the reason why this fails so badly is that Renault didn’t let Lovegrove design the body and shape. Why go to all that effort of having a design legend funk-up and pimp their ride; the lastest(almost cool) electric car, and then leave us with a very tired, very dull old clio/early Nissan Micra looking shell. It looks like its been designed by 2 separate companies and it has. You can’t bolt on Funk and innovation. Its not too late Renault to let Dr Love finish the design job properly. Why can’t we have a sexy/ funky affordable electric car? The proof will be in the sales; don’t say I didn’t warn you.

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