How The Hell Did Nobody Die In This Rally Crash?

Luckily and most unbelievably nobody was seriously injured after this Clio decided to get airborne and go into an uncontrollable spin just in front of a group of irresponsible spectators. » 10/06/14 9:49am 10/06/14 9:49am

Renault's 17-Horsepower Electric Pod Is Not Your Friend

Just about any other day of the year, you can find Chris Harris four-wheel drifting through some Bristolian roundabout in a 600-horsepower Caterham (at least that's how we picture him getting the mail.) Today, however, it's a 17-hp electric reject from the Century Village shuffleboard lot. Did we mention it's French? » 4/12/12 1:30pm 4/12/12 1:30pm

Watch An Insane Driver Speed The Wrong Way Down A Scottish Highway

Even though we firmly believe Americans drive on the correct side of the road with the steering wheel where it belongs, like most sane people when driving abroad we conform to the traffic laws of the rest of the world. » 2/25/12 4:00pm 2/25/12 4:00pm

Dita Von Teese strips for Renault

Renault kicked off their "Va Va Voom" campaign for the little Renault Clio with Audrey Hepburn, Rhianna, Marlon Brando, and a little tease from burlesque performer Dita von Teese. Is this for the stripper model? » 2/07/11 3:00pm 2/07/11 3:00pm

Truck Driver Internet Sensation To Keep License

Semi truck driver John Tomlinson became an internet video sensation after cruising along Britain's A1 with a Renault Clio stuck to his bumper in February. Now a traffic commissioner's absolved him of fault and letting him keep his license. » 5/26/10 4:30pm 5/26/10 4:30pm

Why Have 143,000 People Viewed This Crappy Renault eBay Ad?

This UK eBay auction for a craptastic used 2005 Renault Clio has drawn more than 148,380 viewers and even has its own multi-thousand-fan Facebook page, yet the highest bid is less than $3,000. Why? » 3/22/10 1:45pm 3/22/10 1:45pm

Geneva Getting Raft Of Uninspiring New Compacts

Geneva Motor Show is coming up in March and there will be plenty of new cars from European makers, many of which will be compact and rather blah. Here's four we're probably not going to be going ga-ga over. » 2/12/10 1:30pm 2/12/10 1:30pm

The Jalopnik Top 20 Classic Renault TV Commercials

Even though Renault never had a big presence here in North America, we can still admire the TV commercials for their cars. Spanning the spectrum from salacious to surreal, Renault ads rarely fail to entertain. » 2/22/09 11:00am 2/22/09 11:00am

2009 Renault Clio Refreshed For Geneva

Renault's freshens things up with the 2009 Clio and 2009 Clio Sport with a mid-cycle change to keep styling and options up-to-date with the competition. Both debut next month at the Geneva Motor Show. » 2/09/09 1:00pm 2/09/09 1:00pm

2009 Renault Clio Facelift Spotted Ahead Of Geneva

The 2009 Geneva Auto Show will see the reveal of a trio of refreshed vehicles from Renault, but the 2009 Renault Clio's already been spotted early by an forumite lurking in a parking structure. » 1/31/09 1:00pm 1/31/09 1:00pm