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Renault Delivers Ten Twizys To America’s Cup Challenger Groupama Team France

Renault Delivers Ten Twizys To America’s Cup Challenger Groupama Team France

Renault has handed over the keys to ten Twizys to Groupama Team France competing for the 35th America’s Cup. The handover marks the launch of Renault Twizy, leader of electric vehicles in Latin America, in Bermuda. ... Continue reading

Renault at Auto Shanghai 2017: Future Of Formula 1 With New Concept; Launches Espace; Adds Engine, Tech To Kadjar In China

Renault at Auto Shanghai 2017: Future Of Formula 1 With New Concept; Launches Espace; Adds Engine, Tech To Kadjar In China

SHANGHAI - April 19, 2017: At 2017 Auto Shanghai, Renault presents its flagship model Espace, which will go on sale in China in the second half of the year. Following the launches of Captur, Kadjar and New Koleos in 2016, Renault’s product offensive in China is gaining momentum with a comprehensive range of crossover ... Continue reading

Renault UK’s Best March Sales In Seven Years

Renault UK’s Best March Sales In Seven Years

Renault UK car sales were up 4.9 per cent during the first quarter of 2017 to 25,126 vehicles according to the official figures released today from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Renault’s performance represents a year-to-date car market share of 3.1 per cent. Sales of 19,014 cars in March sho ... Continue reading

Alpine A110 Set For UK Debut at 2017 London Motor Show

Alpine A110 Set For UK Debut at 2017 London Motor Show

The London Motor Show is delighted to announce that Alpine’s stunning A110 two-seater sports car will be given its UK debut at this year’s Battersea Park event. The A110 hogged the limelight at the recent Geneva Motor Show on its global reveal, with visitors marvelling at its retro-inspired, curvaceous design and a ... Continue reading

Introducing Project Black S: Exploration Of A New Infiniti High-Performance Model Line

Introducing Project Black S: Exploration Of A New Infiniti High-Performance Model Line

Collaborative venture between INFINITI and the RenaultSport Formula One Team INFINITI investigating Formula One-inspired performance hybrid technology Project Black S explores the potential for an innovative new performance model line HONG KONG - March 4, 2017: Featuring Formula One-inspired technology, ‘Project Blac ... Continue reading

Alpine Reveals The First Images Of Its New Production Car: The New A110

Alpine Reveals The First Images Of Its New Production Car: The New A110

Ahead of the Geneva International Motor Show, Alpine reveals today the first images of the new two-seater sports car it will premiere. Its name is A110, reflecting the timeless principles of compact size, light weight and agility that made the success of the “Berlinette”. The A110 features a full aluminium platform ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 20-26, 2017: Ghosn Goes French, Traffic Jammed, Money Talks, Camero Zooms and Paces, Tesla, Chrysler Recall,

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 20-26, 2017: Ghosn Goes French, Traffic Jammed, Money Talks, Camero Zooms and Paces, Tesla, Chrysler Recall,

* After eighteen years at the helm 62-year-old Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn is stepping down. Ghosn came to Nissan in 1999 and became CEO shortly thereafter. ... Continue reading

Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Carlos Ghosn to continue to serve as Chairman of Nissan’s Board of Directors YOKOHAMA, Japan February 23, 2017; At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief ... Continue reading

Renault-Nissan Alliance Delivers Significant Growth in 2016, Extends Electric Vehicle Sales Record

Renault-Nissan Alliance Delivers Significant Growth in 2016, Extends Electric Vehicle Sales Record

PARIS, Feb. 8, 2017 -- The Renault-Nissan Alliance delivered significant growth in 2016, with global sales of 9.96 million vehicles. ... Continue reading

Alpine Passion Through The Years at 42nd RETROMOBILE

Alpine Passion Through The Years at 42nd RETROMOBILE

Groupe Renault is pleased to confirm Alpine’s participation in the 42nd Retromobile at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre in Paris. Just days away from the global unveil of the brand’s eagerly-anticipated new sports car that will go on sale this year, Alpine aficionados and car connoisseurs alike will have t ... Continue reading

Symbio Celebrating 220 000 Miles Travelled with Top 20 Hydrogen Vans Kangoo ZE H2 Zero-Emission at CES 2017

Symbio Celebrating 220 000 Miles Travelled with Top 20 Hydrogen Vans Kangoo ZE H2 Zero-Emission at CES 2017

PARIS—What better way of introducing its solution to CES 2017 than by celebrating the 350 000 kilometers/220 000 miles reached with zero-emissions? Symbio, fuel-cell systems integrator experts, have delivered their 150th hydrogen electric vehicle this year. Symbio will be introducing its green mobility solutions and ... Continue reading

2017 IIHS Safety Picks+ Light Up The Night +VIDEO

2017 IIHS Safety Picks+ Light Up The Night +VIDEO

Consumers who choose a 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award winner shouldn't have trouble seeing the road on nighttime drives. Good or acceptable ratings in the Institute's new headlight evaluations set the latest crop of qualifiers apart. ... Continue reading

TACH EXCLUSIVE: Instantly Find 2017 Cars and Trucks That Are Still Available With A Manual Transmission

TACH EXCLUSIVE: Instantly Find 2017 Cars and Trucks That Are Still Available With A Manual Transmission

In another web first, The Auto Channel makes it easier for new vehicle researchers to pare through the thousands of vehicles by body style, trim levels, prices, hundreds of specs, dimensions, capacities and now your choice of transmission type, manual, CVT and automatic. ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, growing EV hype is not only strange and unsettling but good for Big Oil and very dangerous for America. Big Power has aligned itself with Big Oil to take American eyes off of a quick, easy and very doable solution to rid the United States' of its addiction to both foreign and domestic oil based fuels ... Continue reading

Average Age Of 284 Million Cars On U.S. Roads Rises Again in 2016 to 11.6 Years, IHS Markit Says, None Can Ever Become EV's, TACH Says

Average Age Of 284 Million Cars On U.S. Roads Rises Again in 2016 to 11.6 Years, IHS Markit Says, None Can Ever Become EV's, TACH Says

SOUTHFIELD, Mich.—The average age of light vehicles in operation (VIO) in the U.S. has once again climbed slightly this year, to 11.6 years, according to industry experts at IHS Markit , a leading provider of business information and analysis for the global automotive industry. Registrations for light VIO, including ... Continue reading

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