Category Archives: Renault

500% increase in Logan sales in Germany

The Renault Logan with its boring design has not been making the news for the right reasons lately. Renault's Indian operations have been pulling their hair out of their head, trying to figure out what needs to be done to be among higher numbers.

Renault might bring Sandero hatchback to India in 2010

The French carmaker, Renault in collaboration with Indian UV maker Mahindra is planning to launch the Sandero hatchback in the Indian market by the year 2010. The plan will help both companies to make use of the full capacity at the Nashik plant, as Logan

Nissan Shifts to Mexico; Indian plant on track

Left with a yen that is climbing in value all the time, and losses after a flourish of nine long years, Nissan is in a shaken state. The company expects a $3 Billion loss and the counter measures are immediate- the production of its Versa/Tiida has been

Renault puts new car launches on hold in India

The French car manufacturer Renault, who presently sells the Logan with a tie up with Mahindra, has delayed its plans to launch new car models till 2010.The plans have been shelved due the poor economic conditions prevailing in India.

IAB Exclusive- Nissan to do a Honda City killer

We have got news that Nissan is developing an all new sedan for developing markets like India, China and Asean markets. This will slot in the B-segment competing with cars like the Honda City, Toyota Vios (still not reached India), Ford Fiesta etc.The

IAB Scoop- Next Generation Renault Logan in 2010

Renault has been offering the Logan internationally for a little over four years now. So what else could be more thrilling than Renault's formal announcement of its next-generation model?

Renault Megane scores 37 points in Euro NCAP test

India-bound 2009 Renault Megane has attained maximum 37 points in its Euro NCAP crash test. This will very likely become the safest vehicle on four wheels in India when it goes on sale in 2009.The only vehicle apart from the Megane to have accomplished

Video- Renault’s V6 dCi Diesel engine

French Automaker Renault recently unveiled a new V6 diesel engine. A V6 diesel engine might never find its way into Renault's Indian offerings, but it certainly gives us an idea of what Renault's R&D is up to and what we can expect from their diesel cars

Renault is designing Bajaj’s low cost car

[singlepic=160,320,240,,] French manufacturer Renault Motors is designing the entry-level low cost car (codenamed ULC) that it going to be rolled out jointly with Nissan Motors and Bajaj Auto from their Chakan unit in Maharashtra by 2011. The final shape

India Bound Nissan Micra/March caught testing

Here we bring you the exclusive spy shots of the next generation Nissan Micra/March’s test mule. Nissan is probably testing the technical components of the next gen car in this mule. Why else would the car have covered bumpers and badges? It has

Renault Sand’up based on the Dacia Sandero

Renault knows how to spawn multiple cars from the same platform. Have a look at their upcoming cars- the Sandup based on the Sandero's platfrom or even the Sandero Stepway

Eye Candy- Renault R28 F1 car at 2008 IIT Shaastra

Indian Autos Blog wish to thank Arjun from Chennai for sending us these snaps. ING was one of the key sponsors for IIT Shaastra, an annual tech fest conducted by the students of IIT . The IITians were able to convince ING to bring the Renault R28 F1 car