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Renault recalls some Zoe EVs

French carmaker Renault is recalling 10,649 of its Zoe electric vehicles as a preventative move to check brake fluid hoses that could rupture.

French carmaker Renault is recalling 10,649 of its Zoe electric vehicles as a preventative move to check brake fluid hoses that could rupture.

Business

Avtovaz boss Bo Andersson is out following sales slump

Russian car ,manufacturer Avtovaz has dumped its chief executive Bo Andersson after the Lada maker reported a record loss following slumping sales.

Russian car ,manufacturer Avtovaz has dumped its chief executive Bo Andersson after the Lada maker reported a record loss following slumping sales.

Business

Renault 2015 profit up despite big hit from Russia car sales slump

Strong sales of new models pushed French carmaker Renault's profit up by nearly 50 percent in 2015, but it slashed the value of its stake in Russia's AvtoVAZ as sales there slumped.

Strong sales of new models pushed French carmaker Renault's profit up by nearly 50 percent in 2015, but it slashed the value of its stake in Russia's AvtoVAZ as sales there slumped.

Sport

Formula One: Renault present car and team for 2016

Renault took the wraps off its Formula One challenger, the RS16, on Wednesday as the French car manufacturer returns to motorsport’s elite class for

Renault took the wraps off its Formula One challenger, the RS16, on Wednesday as the French car manufacturer returns to motorsport’s elite class for

Business

Late to the party but confident, Renault opens its first China assembly plant

Renault says it still sees plenty of growth in Chinese vehicle demand as it opened its first assembly plant in the world's biggest car market, a joint venture with China's Dongfeng.

Renault says it still sees plenty of growth in Chinese vehicle demand as it opened its first assembly plant in the world's biggest car market, a joint venture with China's Dongfeng.

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Renault's shares stay depressed despite strong 2015 sales

Renault's worldwide sales rose by 3.3 percent in 2015 and it has played down concerns about a government investigation into its reporting of engine emissions, but the share price remains under pressur

Renault's worldwide sales rose by 3.3 percent in 2015 and it has played down concerns about a government investigation into its reporting of engine emissions, but the share price remains under pressur

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Renault shares tumble on news of factory raids

Shares in Renault closed down just over 10 percent after falling as much as 20 percent earlier in the day. Almost five billion euros were wiped off

Shares in Renault closed down just over 10 percent after falling as much as 20 percent earlier in the day. Almost five billion euros were wiped off

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Renault shares plummet 20 percent after police raids

Renault has confirmed fraud investigators had inspected three of its factories in an emissions probe. Shares in the company plummeted 20 percent on

Renault has confirmed fraud investigators had inspected three of its factories in an emissions probe. Shares in the company plummeted 20 percent on

Business

France 'ready to cut stake in Renault' says economy minister

The French Economy Minister has said the state is ready to reduce its stake in Renault once taxpayers’ interests are preserved. Emmanuel Macron added

The French Economy Minister has said the state is ready to reduce its stake in Renault once taxpayers’ interests are preserved. Emmanuel Macron added

Business

Peugeot and Renault in pole position to enter Iran's car market

It’s Iran’s biggest industry after oil: car-making. And the expected phasing out of sanctions following July’s nuclear deal means the race is on to

It’s Iran’s biggest industry after oil: car-making. And the expected phasing out of sanctions following July’s nuclear deal means the race is on to

Business

Growth slows but European car sales remain on the up

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

Sport

Button lines up with Alonso at McLaren

Jenson Button’s McLaren future is safe for at least another year after the 2009 world champion was named in the teams driver line-up for 2015 along

Jenson Button’s McLaren future is safe for at least another year after the 2009 world champion was named in the teams driver line-up for 2015 along

Business

First French-Algerian Renault factory opens in Oran

Algeria has taken a first step into the motor trade after Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal inaugurated a joint French-Algerian Renault factory in the

Algeria has taken a first step into the motor trade after Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal inaugurated a joint French-Algerian Renault factory in the

Business

BP warns on Russian sanction effects

BP, the giant British energy producer that has strong links with Russian state oil company Rosneft, has warned of harmful effects from further

BP, the giant British energy producer that has strong links with Russian state oil company Rosneft, has warned of harmful effects from further

Business

European car sales still declining but at a slower pace

European car sales enjoyed their highest year-on-year gain in four years in December. Analysts said that seemed to show the economic recovery

European car sales enjoyed their highest year-on-year gain in four years in December. Analysts said that seemed to show the economic recovery

Business

Renault gears up for China joint venture

Renault has finally won approval from the Chinese authorities to begin production there in a joint venture with the Dongfeng Motor Group. That

Renault has finally won approval from the Chinese authorities to begin production there in a joint venture with the Dongfeng Motor Group. That

Business

Former Renault No.2 said to be taking the wheel as Peugeot CEO

France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen is set to announce a new Chief Executive Officer, according to sources familiar with the matter. Carlos Tavares, Chief

France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen is set to announce a new Chief Executive Officer, according to sources familiar with the matter. Carlos Tavares, Chief

Business

Renault cuts outlook on sliding European sales

French carmaker Renault has cut its domestic and global market forecasts after sales of its vehicles fell by 1.9 percent in the first six months of

French carmaker Renault has cut its domestic and global market forecasts after sales of its vehicles fell by 1.9 percent in the first six months of

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Renault jobs boost for Spain

Some good employment news for Spain as French car manufacturer Renault announced it is to create 700 new jobs in the country. Six hundred will be

Some good employment news for Spain as French car manufacturer Renault announced it is to create 700 new jobs in the country. Six hundred will be

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Raikkonen draws first blood in new F1 season

Formula One is back, and so is Kimi Raikkonen, the former world champion pushing the title holder, Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel into third place in

Formula One is back, and so is Kimi Raikkonen, the former world champion pushing the title holder, Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel into third place in

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Renault agrees no factory closures

Renault has signed a deal with three unions to avoid factory closures. The French car-maker signed the agreement with Force Ouvriere, CFE-CGC and

Renault has signed a deal with three unions to avoid factory closures. The French car-maker signed the agreement with Force Ouvriere, CFE-CGC and

Business

Renault sales growth pledge

Renault says it will return to sales growth this year. That pledge came as the French carmaker announced a 6.3 percent fall in sales last year

Renault says it will return to sales growth this year. That pledge came as the French carmaker announced a 6.3 percent fall in sales last year

Business

European car sales slump to 17-year low

Sales of new cars in recession-hit Europe fell to their lowest in 17 years last year. That leaves the region’ s mass market manufacturers with

Sales of new cars in recession-hit Europe fell to their lowest in 17 years last year. That leaves the region’ s mass market manufacturers with

Business

Renault plant for Algeria after 33-year absence

French President Francois Hollande started his two-day state visit to Algeria with a big commercial announcement in the form of plans by Renault to

French President Francois Hollande started his two-day state visit to Algeria with a big commercial announcement in the form of plans by Renault to

Business

Renault ends Volvo link, shares rise

French carmaker Renault was the second best performer on the Cac40 on Thursday after it said it was selling off its stake in the Swedish

French carmaker Renault was the second best performer on the Cac40 on Thursday after it said it was selling off its stake in the Swedish

Business

Renault seals deal with Lada maker

Renault-Nissan has finalised a long-awaited deal to take control of Russia’s AvtoVAZ – best known for its Lada models. That builds on a partnership

Renault-Nissan has finalised a long-awaited deal to take control of Russia’s AvtoVAZ – best known for its Lada models. That builds on a partnership

Business

Renault loses momentum

Poor sales in November meant Renault saw its shares slump on Monday in Paris. The second largest French carmaker has been the hardest hit by the

Poor sales in November meant Renault saw its shares slump on Monday in Paris. The second largest French carmaker has been the hardest hit by the

Business

German car sales slide again

Car sales in Germany continue to fall. In September they were down by two percent from the same month last year, taking into account the fact that

Car sales in Germany continue to fall. In September they were down by two percent from the same month last year, taking into account the fact that