Renault Checks ZOE Prototype With CCS Combo Charging Inlet

Not solely Tesla, Renault too switches to CCS Combo.

Roland van der Put, Head of Community Expertise at Fastned, shared a picture of a prototype of the Renault ZOE with a CCS Combo charging inlet for DC quick charging and AC regular charging.

The brand new ZOE, along with different upcoming fashions just like the Porsche Taycan, Tesla Mannequin Three, Mercedes EQC, Audi e-tron, BMW i3 and extra have been examined at a symposium on November 15 in Arnhem, Netherlands.

“I'm on the testing symposium in Arnhem at the moment. I really feel like I’m in a sweet retailer with all automobiles and chargers being examined with CCS chargers: Porsche Taycan, Tesla Mannequin Three, Mercedes EQC, Renault Zoe, Audi e-tron, BMW i3 and plenty of extra! 😎

Earlier, Tesla introduced that the Tesla Mannequin Three can be geared up with CCS Combo inlet and Superchargers can be retrofitted with DC Combo plugs.

The subsequent-generation ZOE is predicted to nonetheless preserve the 22 kW AC charging via its Sort Three plug (Three-phase), however because of DC the charging time throughout long-distance journey ought to lower considerably.