Renault are hoping for progress in the qualifying of this weekends Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

F1: Renault – Hope for Proress

Kevin Magnussen and Jolyon Palmer are disappointed in their performance this Friday at the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, but they hope for progress during the weekend. Kevin Magnussen finishing in 15th in the first session. He took 16th place in the afternoon.  He considers the Renault to be performing worse than in Melbourne compared to the competition. […]

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Over 10,000 Renault Zoe are being recalled over a brake issue

Renault Recalls 10,649 Zoe, because Faulty Brake Hose

Renault launches a recall of more than 10,000 of its electric car, Zoe, due to incorrect hose brake wear Renault announced today, Thursday that it has launched a recall on 10,649 electric Zoe due to premature wear of flexible hose carrying the brake fluid.  The cars affected by the recall were manufactured between 2012, the year of […]

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Renault unveils new Megane Estate

Renault unveils new Megane Estate before the Geneva Show

The French manufacturer has published some pictures of the estate car of the fourth-generation Megane that it will present in its GT version on March 1st at the Geneva show. Before unveiling the new Scenic at the next Geneva show in a week, Renault presents its Megane Estate model. The constructor to the diamond has released […]

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Renault factory near le Harve to produce Utility Vans for Nissan in 2016

Normandy: Sandouville Renault will produce Nissan Vans

The factory located near Le Havre will produce the new Nissan van. The site, hiring, doubled its production last year. The company Renault Sandouville (Seine-Maritime) will produce, from the last quarter of 2016, the new van Nissan NV 300.  According to Renault, 100,000 utility vans of this type should be assembled by 2026, an average […]

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Renault CEO has announced the return to production of the Alpine, to be manufactured in Dieppe

Dieppe revives the production of Alpine

Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn presented a “very close” prototype of the car that will be manufactured from 2017 in Dieppe. More than twenty years after the sleep of the legendary sports brand, Ghosn officially relaunched Alpine, yesterday in Monaco.  He presented a prototype Alpine vision, “very close” to the car that will be marketed from 2017. […]

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The French Car market grew last year

Car Market Grew by 6.8% in 2015,Better Progress Since 2009

The French car market grew by 6.8% in 2015, its best gain since 2009 and exceeded 1.9 million units, according to official statistics released Monday by the French Automobile Manufacturers (CCFA). The French car market grew by 6.8% in 2015, its best gain since 2009 and exceeded 1.9 million units, according to official statistics released […]

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Renault is to acquire the Lotus Formula One team

Formula 1: Renault Launches Acquisition of the Lotus Team

Renault announced today, Monday it had started the process of the acquisition of the Lotus team, the first step in a return of the French group to the pinnacle of motorsport. The French group, Renault, has announced today that it has started the process of acquisition for the Lotus Formula 1 team, the first step […]

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The PSA group is to build and distribute the Bollore electric car

PSA will manufacture and distribute electric car Bolloré

VEHICLE: This is the “Bluesummer” … PSA Peugeot Citroën will manufacture and distribute in its network an electric car designed by Bolloré, announced the two French industrial groups in a statement earlier this week on Wednesday. The “Bluesummer” will rise from September on the PSA site in Rennes-La Janais (Ille-et-Vilaine), under a “strategic partnership” which includes […]

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