Renault Group

Novo Mesto Plant (REVOZ)

Revoz is a wholly owned Renault subsidiary, the only car manufacturer in Slovenia and one of the country’s biggest exporters. Its plant at Novo Mesto is the sole producer of all versions of the Twingo including Twingo Electric for the entire European market. It also produces the Clio V, and the Smart Forfour EV as part of a partnership with Daimler.
  • FOUNDED IN: 1955

  • LEGAL FORM AND CAPITAL OWNERSHIP: SA (Société Anonyme) fully owned by Renault

  • ACTIVITY: bodywork-assembly

  • WORKFORCE: 1,452  at December 31, 2022

  • AREA: 67,6 ha, o/w 20 ha of covered buildings

  • CERTIFICATIONS: ISO 9001, ISO 14001 et HPR label


Main products

Clio 5, Twingo 3, Twingo Electric.
  • Twingo 3 / Smart: 20,954 units
  • Twingo Electric / Smart Z.E.: 27,423 units
  • Clio 5: 19,753 units


With Slovenia being one of the greenest countries in Europe and given the location of the Novo mesto plant which is practically in the city, the environmental accountability is a constant strategic priority for the plant.

Environmental policy (In local language only)


Our Quality Management System meets the criteria of the ISO 9001 standard. The satisfaction and requirements of our customers are major priorities of our daily management.

Quality policy


Revoz contributed to the Clio success story

Novo mesto has been producing the Clio since 1997 and has thus contributed to the production of almost 16 million units sold worldwide since the launch in 1990. On the eve of the restyling of the fifth generation, we look back at the Clio saga in figures, images and testimonials.

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Our history
Back to the key dates
  • 1955: plant founded.
  • 1969: signing of an industrial cooperation contract with Litostroj for the assembly of the Renault 4, the Renault 6 and the Renault 16 models.
  • 1972: signing of an industrial cooperation contract with IMV.
  • 1989: creation of Revoz, Limited Company held by Renault and IMV which introduces the Renault 5 model in Slovenia.
  • 1992: Renault takes a controlling interest in Revoz by raising its stake to 54%.
  • 1997: manufacturing of Clio I begins.
  • 1998: manufacturing of Clio II begins.
  • 2004: Renault buys the remaining shares of Revoz and becomes its exclusive owner.
  • 2007: production of Twingo II has started at the Novo Mesto plant.
  • 2010: manufacturing of Wind begins. The plant is assigned a new project launched within the partnership between the Alliance and Daimler from Germany.
  • 2014: start-up of current production of Twingo III in early May; start-up of current production of the Smart For Four at the end of September.
  • 2016: launch of production of Smart Forfour EV, the plant's first electric model.
  • 2017: launch of production of Clio IV.
  • 2018: production of the 4 millionth Renault vehicle.
  • 2019: launch of production of Clio V.
  • 2020: launch of production of Twingo Electric.
  • 2022: The plant produced its 1.5 millionth Twingo.

Contact us

Revoz d.d, Belokranjska
8000 Novo Mesto

+386 7 331 55 97