Ultimate swap: Renault F1 V10 yields Espace F1 Concept

We always admire engine swaps done by ordinary people in their own garages. Usually a SHO or Chevy LSx engine into a front wheel...

Lane Motor Museum: Renault Alpine 310 and GTA Turbo

After seeing a Renault Alpine for the first time in >20 years at a local Cars and Coffee event, we became intrigued by the history of...

Renault Alpine GTA Turbo at Cars and Coffee Austin

While enjoying a walk around the local Cars and Coffee recently, much to our surprise we were presented with a Renault Alpine GTA Turbo....

Willys Interlagos found at Cars and Coffee Austin

(Corrected: we've been reminded by two readers that this is a Willys Interlagos. Same body for the most part as an Alpine 108, but...

Ford Focus ST vs. Vauxhall Astra VXR and Renault Megane RS

The Ford Focus ST is taking Europe (and North America) by storm in comparison tests. Not all the tests are of equals... in this...

New Renault Alpine???

The Hollywood Extra has the scoop on a possible 350Z-based Renault (parent company of Nissan) Alpine revival. The concept is shown here. One thing to...

Austin Texas to Fairbanks Alaska drive… in a ’59 Renault Dauphine…???!!!

Austin resident Jonathan Burnette will begin a drive Tuesday (July 2010) from Austin Texas to Fairbanks Alaska in his classic Dauphine. Is he crazy? No, he's a long-time Renault...

Renault Alpine rumor persists

As first discussed in my blog posting of November 2005, Renault has been considering reviving the Alpine brand for the past several years. Discussion in...