Renault to restart its Sandouville plant on Friday

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French automaker Renault will resume its Normandy-based Sandouville plant located in northwestern France on Friday, a trade union source informed Reuters on Wednesday. Renault had suspended production at Sandouville plant, after a court order criticizing the way the automaker told unions about its increased protective measures put in place to avoid the spread of the […]

Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi reportedly partners to draft deeper alliance in May

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Nissan Motor, Renault SA and Mitsubishi Motors are going to draft plans for a deeper alliance next month, including joint development of more electric vehicles and autonomous technology, the Yomiuri daily reported. The three companies will include the projects in their mid-term business plans, the source said, without noting how it got the information. Among […]

Renault to start building only electric vehicles for China

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Renault stated Tuesday that it would start building only electric vehicles for China’s passenger car market, moving away from conventional internal combustion engines and also its joint venture with Dongfeng.  The strategy shift comes after years of declining sales in China, where Renault hoped its 50-50 venture with Dongfeng, declared in 2013 and focused on […]