Starting on 21st June 2012, 50 a fleet of 50 Renault Twizy electric vehicles will flood the streets of the urban community of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines covering around 27km2. Some 200 testers will enjoy the use of a self-service car-sharing facility, with or without reservation, for urban and suburban journeys.
Twizy Way by Renault is scheduled to open to the public after the testing phase, in September 2012.
A complementary solution to public transport, Twizy Way by Renault is a simple, eco-friendly, practical and completely novel car-sharing service that provides a new way to get around town.
Twizy Way by Renault offers complete freedom: users take the closest Twizy to their home, use it for as long as they need and park it on any car park located within the test area.
They can instantly find out where the nearest available Renault Twizy is parked in real-time using a smartphone application, the web. Using a Renault Twizy could not be simpler.
Users can scan the QR code on the vehicle if they have no reservation, or reserve their desired Twizy no more than 15 minutes before using it (via the web, hotline or smartphone). With Twizy Way by Renault, anything is possible and everything simple.
100% Electric, Renault Twizy is a playful vehicle particularly suited to the new urban mobilities, with an easy handling and a minimum dimensions. The road behavior of Renault Twizy is very reassuring with its four wheels equipped with disk brakes. The passive safety is not in rest with a conductive airbag and safety belts 4 points in front and 3 points behind.