The new all-electric Renault ZOE Long Range model has arrived in the Middle East. The latest version of Renault's most popular 100% electric vehicle now boasts a record driving range of 300 Kilometers (real driving conditions) on a single charge - double the distance of the previous generation ZOE model.

The Renault KOLEOS has received a five-star rating in safety tests administered by the independent organisation Euro NCAP, one of the industry's most rigorous tests of vehicle safety. The KOLEOS, which was named 'Best Sub Compact SUV' at the Middle East Car of the Year Awards earlier this year, passed the new protocol of 2016 Euro NCAP tests with flying colours, highlighting Renault's commitment to safety on the roads and cementing the KOLEOS as the ideal family SUV.

Groupe Renault has announced Drive The Future, a new six-year global plan to deliver annual revenues of over €70 billion1, achieve a group operating margin of over 7% by the end of the plan, with a floor at 5%, and positive free cash flow every year. Drive The Future is aligned with the Groupe Renault vision: sustainable mobility for all, today and tomorrow.

To celebrate the Saudi Royal Decree allowing women to drive, Renault Middle East, together with its distributor, Gulf Advantage Automobiles, is giving away seven brand-new cars to the first seven Saudi females to visit one of Renault's showrooms in the Kingdom. The seven-lucky new female drivers must present their driving license at one of the seven Renault showrooms in the country for their chance to be handed the keys to a brand-new Renault Captur. This initiative is the first of many expected from Renault as they look to establish a long-term relationship with Saudi female drivers.

Renault has taken the wraps off SYMBIOZ, an integrated house and car that work together in harmony. SYMBIOZ extends the vision of autonomous, electric and connected cars to a time when vehicles fully interact with connected homes, cities, other vehicles and road infrastructure and become even more personal in the travel, energy and entertainment preferences of people who use them. The revelation of a concept car associated with a connected home is unprecedented at a motor show. SYMBIOZ demonstrates dynamic scenarios where the car is put to use in different places within and around the home and while travelling.

Dacia has renewed Duster, the brand's iconic SUV which boasts modern, all-new robust styling. Not only is All-New Duster as versatile as ever, but it is also even more attractive and, with more than one million unit sales to its credit to date, a new chapter in the model's history is about to begin. Dacia will unveil All-new Duster at the 2017 Frankfurt Show.

Groupe Renault has posted its best first half-year global sales in the company's history with a growth of +10.4 percent and all of the Group's brands increasing sales volumes and market share worldwide. Groupe Renault's global market share is now 4.1%, up +0.3 points on 2016.

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