Category Archives: Renault

Rendering – 2012 Micra-based Renault Clio

The 2012 Renault Clio uses the Nissan V-Platform Here's another artist representation of the upcoming Renault Clio, which according to reports, will be manufactured at the company's recently inaugurated facility in Chennai starting 2012. The Renault

Mahindra-Renault partnership announcement by mid April

We believe the agreement will be building a smaller Logan shown above at Nashik French automaker Renault is close to an agreement with Indian utility vehicle maker Mahindra to refurbish the rapidly vanishing Logan in India. Ashish Sinharoy, a Mumbai-based

Spied – Renault Logan with shortened boot

The short-boot Logan isn't looking very good. Maybe the lamps need tweaking Thanks to Business Motoring, we have here the first visuals of the shortened Renault Logan that will be introduced in India very shortly. This picture confirms Renault will continue

Shortened Mahindra-Renault Logan coming soon?

Renault Logan deserved better; A new lease of life heading its way? DNA seems to have the solid proof of a shortened Renault Logan in the pipeline for the Indian market. To improve sales M&M has long been asking to reduction of Logan's length and

IAB talks to Carlos Ghosn, CEO Renault Nissan

Mr.Carlos Ghosn addressing the media today at the Trident Hotel in Chennai discussed the future of the brand in India. Here's what he had to say. On his visit to India - Ghosn spoke to Ashok Leyland's executives on some of the projects the

Renault plans to launch Twizy Z.E in India

Autocar India is reporting Renault has chalked out plans to introduce the Twizy Z.E in India in the coming years. The Twizy is a zero emissions car and seats just two, one behind another. It has four wheels, is less than two and half metres in length

Renault to produce cars and set up own dealer network

Could the revamped, adapted Logan be produced in Renault's Chennai facility? Could we see a repeat of the Ford - M&M JV? Possibly. In my opinion, M&M should be on its own. They are doing the right thing by concentrating on the necessary

Renault India to re-look Mahindra JV

The shake-up could lead to good or bad news. The decision is just weeks away The Indian wing of French carmaker Renault will restructure the JV it signed four years ago with Mahindra. The first and only offering of this partnership, the Renault Logan,

Rendering – India bound next generation Renault Clio

The next generation Renault Clio will be built on Nissan V-Platform. More importantly, according to Autocar UK, it will be built in Renault-Nissan's factory in Oragadam, near Chennai in the next few years. When IAB interacted with Marc Nassif,

Now a Dacia/Renault Logan limousine

It can't get better than this - a low cost limousine. Tata Indigo XL's best companion While the Mahindra and Renault teams are busy working on a shortened and smaller Logan to qualify for incentives, people on the other side of the pond have something

Renault’s new compact car based on Nissan Micra

The Renault Yeni could be the concept car the compact results out of French auto major Renault is looking to deploy its small car into the Indian market by using its Japanese partner Nissan' V-Platform. Renault has ruled out cars like the Sandero,

Dacia Logan facelift launched in Russia

Can we expect the launch of the facelifted Logan during the Auto Expo? The Dacia Logan has been launched in Russia after going under the surgeon's knife. The outcome is new colors, new headlamps, grille, bumpers and refreshed interiors. Some of the

Now a Logan that runs on bio-ethanol

The 16v 1.6-liter engine Logan runs on bio-ethanol The Dacia Logan range just grew by another variant. Adding to the seven engine options, Dacia has launched another variant of the Logan which runs on bio-ethanol. The engine which drives this eco-friendly

Logan to be replaced by “new range pretty soon”

Up to 75% of the next Logan could be designed in Romania We don't understand Renault's strategy in India, and thus cannot connect this story to our country. Dacia, the low-cost car maker from Romania known for manufacturing the Logan (sold as Renault