Renault turns London into giant Scalextric track for Zoe electric car race

Central London was turned into a giant Scalextric track for a stunt that featured a man and a woman racing two Renault Zoe electric cars, using remote controls from inside a helicopter hovering above the city.

Renault Zoe: electric cars set to race on Scalextric track around London
Renault Zoe: electric cars set to race on Scalextric track around London


The film of the stunt will be seeded online as Renault seeks to raise awareness of electric cars after an Accenture study found only 32% of people have enough knowledge about electric vehicles to consider them for a new purchase.

Brand: Renault

Client: Matt Lamprell, digital brand communications manager, at Renault UK

Agencies: Scorch London and Manning Gottlieb OMD