2015 will see Renault India launch its production version of A-Entry hatchback, currently code named XBA. This upcoming model will be the least priced car in the company line-up in India and will be based on a Renault-Nissan CMF-A platform.
16 year old Tarun Reddy has been confirmed for the 2014 Protyre Formula Renault Championship season with reigning champions MGR Motorsport. This is the first single-seater racing experience in Europe for the teen Indian driver. Tarun is managed by MRF Challenge race winner Rupert Svendsen-Cook.
Renault-Nissan Alliance showcased a number of upcoming offerings at 2014 Auto Expo. The company has previewed Datsun Redi-Go Concept, Go hatchback and 7 seater Go+ MPV. Apart from this, they have also confirmed a new small car that will take on Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai Eon and Chevrolet Spark in a segment that makes up for about 40-45% of the entire car market in India.
The new Renault Fluence priced at INR 13.99 lakhs has been launched. It receives new styling and comes in with enhanced interior space, state of the art features and a highly efficient engine.
Renault is the exclusive sponsor of the exhibition ‘Grace Kelly, Princess and Style Icon’, which will be held from 5 June until 26 October 2014 in Paleis Het Loo, Apeldoorn, Netherlands.
Renault Trucks is becoming involved in solidarity initiatives organised by the OL Foundation and, in particular, has chosen to support the Léon-Bérard anti-cancer research Centre.
From 1st April 2014, Renault and Nissan will be converging four major business functions which will have a direct and positive impact on operational performance. These four business functions will include Engineering, Manufacturing and Chain Supply Management besides Purchasing and Human Resources.