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Tag: Autos Renault
Renault to pursue autonomous minibuses but not cars
15 May 2024
PARIS: Renault said today it will pursue developing autonomous minibuses for public transit but would stick to driving assistance features for personal cars for the time being. ...
Renault unveils entry-level Symbioz hybrid SUV
06 May 2024
PARIS: Renault has introduced the Symbioz, a new entry in its line of family cars, which follows past models like the Renault 16 launched in 1965 and the Espace in the 1980s. Th...
Renault talks to China's Li Auto and Xiaomi on tech collabor...
26 April 2024
PARIS: Renault held talks this week with China's Li Auto and Xiaomi on electric and intelligent vehicle technologies, the French carmaker said today, opening the door to potential ...
Renault's Ampere starts development of new electric Twingo, ...
03 April 2024
PARIS: Renault will start engineering work on a more affordable version of its electric Twingo model this month, two sources told Reuters, with production targeted in two years as ...
Renault's de Meo calls for joint European approach to counte...
20 March 2024
PARIS: Renault CEO and president of the Association of European Automobile Manufacturers (ACEA) Luca de Meo sent an open letter to Europe's policymakers on Tuesday calling for grea...
Renault leads Europe's EV defence in Geneva as Chinese rival...
26 February 2024
GENEVA: Renault and China-owned MG launched new electrified cars in Europe at the Geneva car show today as Chinese automakers seek to take more market share from legacy European ri...
Renault 5 returns as an affordable electric runabout
26 February 2024
GENEVA: A zero-emission Renault 5 is the latest electric re-imagining of an original petrol car to emerge and the update of the classic formally broke cover today at the Geneva Mot...
Renault Scenic E-Tech voted European Car of the Year 2024
26 February 2024
GENEVA: The Renault Scenic E-Tech electric car has been awarded the European Car of the Year 2024 title. The win was announced at the Geneva Motor Show. Selected from seven f...
Stellantis and Renault race to cut costs to make EVs more af...
15 February 2024
LONDON: Under pressure from Chinese competitors, Stellantis and Renault are pushing hard to cut electric vehicle costs so they can have similar price tags and profit margins as fos...
France backs Renault's current plan, source says, amid merge...
07 February 2024
PARIS: France continues to support Renault's strategy of remaining a standalone carmaker with several industrial and technological partnerships, a finance ministry source said on T...
Stellantis says no merger plans after Renault report
06 February 2024
MILAN: Stellantis chairman John Elkann on Monday denied the carmaker had merger plans, responding to press speculation about a possible French-led tie-up with rival Renault. Elk...
Renault scraps EV unit IPO, citing weak appetite for shares
30 January 2024
PARIS: Renault SA scrapped plans to list its electric-vehicle business, reversing course due to a lack of appetite for share sales amid a slowdown in EV demand. The French maker...
Six of the most exciting new cars making global debut in 202...
18 January 2024
BERLIN: The car industry is going through deep change, trying to move into a new world of electric mobility and yet at the same time unable to completely abandon the old. While ...
Renault banks on new models, Megane price cut to fight off T...
11 January 2024
PARIS: Renault is banking on new models and a price cut for its Megane model to help in its battle against US rival Tesla Inc on its home turf, a senior official for the French car...
Renault to pick partner for new Twingo EV by early 2024, say...
12 December 2023
PARIS/BERLIN: Renault aims to pick a partner to develop its new Twingo electric vehicle by early next year, two sources close to the matter said, with Volkswagen among those in the...
Renault to slash production costs for cars, expand in Turkey
07 December 2023
PARIS: Renault said today it aims to cut the production costs of its cars by as much as 50% in the next four years including by increasing the use of digital and artificial intelli...
Renault reveals details of upcoming 5 E-Tech
30 November 2023
LONDON: Renault’s retro-inspired 5 E-Tech will bring a range of up to 400km and use an ultra-compact bodystyle when a production-ready version is unveiled early next year. Measu...
Renault sets out targets for Ampere, unveils sub-€20,000 ele...
15 November 2023
PARIS: Renault said its electric vehicles unit Ampere would see revenue more than treble to 10 billion euros (RM51bil) in 2025 as it sought to fire up doubtful investors ahead of a...
Renault cuts Nissan stake to 15%
08 November 2023
TOKYO: France's Renault has cut its stake in Nissan to 15% from about 43% by placing 28.4% of the Japanese automaker in a French trust, the alliance partners said in a statement, p...
Renault Scenic Vision stars in hit Netflix series ‘Bodies’
31 October 2023
PARIS: Renault's Scenic Vision and Megane E-Tech are featuring in the Netflix series 'Bodies'. The 8-episode series follows four detectives in different time periods who solve a...