Renault Kangoo: Room For Fat Americans And Their Donuts

Remember when Renault announced that they'd made a deal with 20th Century Fox to use characters from The Simpsons to shill the Kangoo minivan? Well, here's the result, which has been floating around the Internet for a while but hasn't landed here yet. It's about as entertaining as a French minivan could be; we're… » 6/19/08 1:20pm 6/19/08 1:20pm

Renault Taps The Simpsons To Sell New Renault Kangoo

Though a few seasons of mismanagement and poor writing has made The Simpsons less relevant over here, they still seem to have enough pull in the European market to help Renault push some of its New Kangoos. We like the quirky looking MPV, so it doesn't offend us that Marge, Lisa, Bart, Homer and Maggie end up enjoying… » 2/04/08 10:30am 2/04/08 10:30am

Renault Reveals Next Generation Kangoo

Renault has released pictures of its new Kangoo, which is sort of the European version of the Honda Element but without the pretense of ruggedness. Since its introduction in 1997, Renault has sold 2.3 million of the mini-MPVs. The Kangoo will be available with a range of small diesel engines, including two bio-ethanol… » 11/21/07 3:45pm 11/21/07 3:45pm

Frankfurt Auto Show: Renault Kangoo Concept

Further commodification of leisure time is the theme of Renault's Kangoo concept, a joint creation with Rollerblade. Apparently some car buyers still roll inline, though 'blading hasn't been at the vanguard of recreation since day-glo wristbands were still an acceptable fashion choice. Nonetheless, the square, kandy… » 9/12/07 5:10am 9/12/07 5:10am