Renault aims to be first to reach market with 42-volt system

Weernink, Wim Oude
July 2000
Automotive News;7/17/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5884, p22
Trade Publication
Focuses on Europe-based Renault SA's goal of becoming the first volume carmaker to switch from a 14-volt to a 42-volt electrical system in a production model. Utilization of the Megane Scenic small minivan as a prototype; Increase in average demand for electric energy in cars; Trend toward replacement of mechanical functions with electrical functions.


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