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Thursday, July 07, 2022



Return of the Moskvich: Russia to revive 'legendary' Soviet-era car after Renault exit

May 16, 2022 9:59 pm

Moscow's mayor Sergei Sobyanin said he would nationalise Renault's car factory in the city, after the Western carmaker said it was selling its local business following the start of the conflict in Ukraine.

Renault suspends Russia operations after backlash

March 24, 2022 9:01 pm

The French automaker said it was suspending its industrial activities in Moscow because of the war in Ukraine. The move came after criticism from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

Renault Kwid MY21 launched in India: Price, features and more

September 02, 2021 2:54 pm

Renault Kwid MY21: The new Renault Kwid MY21 is available at a price starting from Rs 4.06 lakh.

Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn pins hopes on French probes to clear his name

May 26, 2021 12:38 pm

Auto magnate-turned-fugitive Ghosn was arrested in Japan in November 2018 on accusations of financial misconduct and fled to Lebanon a year later.

Renault-Nissan and Hyundai face shutdowns in India over workers' COVID fears

May 25, 2021 11:02 am

Workers at Renault-Nissan's car plant in the southern state of Tamil Nadu will go on strike on Wednesday because their COVID-related safety demands have not been met, a union representing the workers told the company in a letter on Monday.

Chip shortage forces carmakers to leave out some high-end features

May 06, 2021 12:57 pm

Nissan is leaving navigation systems out of thousands of vehicles that typically would have them because of the shortages. Ram no longer offers its 1500 pickups with a standard “intelligent” rearview mirror that monitors for blind spots. Renault has stopped offering an oversized digital screen behind the steering wheel on its Arkana SUV -- also to save on chips.

Tata Motors, Renault, Bajaj Auto in talks to use IT Min's last mile delivery system

April 05, 2021 8:09 am

The CSC, a special purpose vehicle of the IT Ministry, had in April last year started allowing its village level entrepreneurs the option to launch a Grameen e-store.

Renault Kiger launched in India: Price starts from Rs 5.45 lakh

February 15, 2021 6:15 pm

Renault Kiger will come with two engine options -- 1-litre Energy and 1-litre Turbo with 2 pedal offerings on each of the engine-- and will be available in four trims - RXE, RXL, RXT and RXZ, according to the company.

Renault launches Duster with 1.3 turbo petrol engine, price starts at Rs 10.49 lakh

August 17, 2020 3:08 pm

Duster has achieved an iconic status in one of the most dynamic automotive markets, and over the years, adventure enthusiasts as well as numerous Indian families have established a strong bond with this SUV, Renault India Operations Country CEO and Managing Director Venkatram Mamillapalle said.

Nissan email trail casts new light on takedown of Carlos Ghosn

June 15, 2020 12:07 pm

While Nissan has long maintained Ghosn was ousted on allegations of under-reporting his income and other financial transgressions, the documents and recollections of people familiar with what transpired show that a powerful group of insiders viewed his detention and prosecution as an opportunity to revamp Nissan's relationship with Renault on terms more favorable to Nissan.