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Renault Samsung SM3 ZE electric sedan: battery upgrade gives 130-mile range in Korean tests

John Voelcker Nov 28, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Renault Samsung SM3 ZE electric car, sold in South Korea Enlarge Photo Frequently, cars withdrawn from one market live on in another, sometimes for years. Those vehicles may even be upgraded with newer technology in the older body. Consider that the first-generation Volkswagen Golf launched in 1974, for example, lived on in South Africa until 2009 as the VW CitiGolf. DON'T MISS: 2009 VW CitiGolf: Driving a Brand-New Retro Rabbit (Jul 2010) The few thousand French and Israeli drivers of the former Renault Fluence ZE electric sedan may experience a twinge of nostalgia when they see photos of the Renault Samsung SM3 ZE. The Fluence ZE was withdrawn from sale in France in February 2014, and was available in Israel only through the ambitious but ultimately failed Better Place service . The same car, however, has been built at...

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