As official partner of the 39th CĂ©sar film awards ceremony, Renault Espaces will escort stars to the event on February 28, 2014. As part of its partnership with Franceâ€™s Academy of Cinematic Arts and Techniques, Renault comfortable and spacious fleet vehicles will drive the celebrity guests and stars of French film and television to the ChĂ˘telet Theatre red carpet in Paris.
Drive 4B, a new RCI Banque growth plan for 2014-2016 capitalizes on achievements made and finds its base in Renault’s transformation. The strategy is focussed to benefit Renault Alliances and is concerted to infuse Renaultâ€™s growth plan â€śDrive the Changeâ€ť.
Renault has exceeded its 2011-2013 objective and delivered â‚¬2.5 billion in cumulative free cash flow. Efforts are now being concerted to â€śDrive the Changeâ€ť to be measured in 2017 and entails generating 50 billion euros in consolidated turnover, and to reach an operating margin greater than 5% of turnover with positive free cash flow each year.
In 2013, Renault has invested a total of â‚¬12 million in 330 citizenship initiatives in 36 countries, either directly or with partners. Most of these actions concerned road safety education, helping people find a place in society through mobility and education, and equality of opportunity.
Ford Motors have extensive plans where sourcing engines from India is concerned. A major base for export of Figo and EcoSport, Ford Motors hopes to source new generation small capacity petrol engines called Dragon from its India base. On similar lines, Renault too is working on something similar. Their research unit in Chennai will become source of a new 986cc petrol engine called B4D, for global market.
While Renault is celebrating 10 million fans on Facebook globally, Audi India has a loved social presence with 3 million fans on Facebook. It is seen as the most favored luxury automaker in India and has the highest fans on Facebook where Indian luxury automakers are concerned.
A facelifted and refreshed model usually see renewed interest among buyers and this is exactly what Dacia is expecting as they announce a refreshed Duster SUV.
French automakers, Renault recently clarified that though they were in talks with Japanese automakers Mitsubishi Motors Corp for limited cooperation in the past, these talks had been inconclusive, and never led in the direction, thus ruling out any alliance.