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Chrysler's LaSorda denies sale of brands

One of the biggest criticisms for struggling Detroit carmakers General Motors and Chrysler is the number of brands they have under the one roof and the associated problem of selling models that often compete with one another in the same segments. In its efforts to secure its share of a federal... read more

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Early look at next-gen Renault Megane Cabrio

So far this year we’ve seen the wraps come off the all-new 2009 Renault Megane five-door hatchback and the sporty three-door Coupe variant, but there are still a number... read more November 25, 2008 by 

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Renault-Nissan announces Oregon to host EV pilot program

Nissan's electric vehicle (EV) involvement in Project Better Place programs in Denmark and Israel, plus test fleets in its home market of Japan will be joined by a new... read more November 21, 2008 by 

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Renault-Nissan still looking for U.S. alliance, supports Detroit 3 bailout

Speaking at the Los Angeles Auto Show today, the boss of Renault-Nissan Carlos Ghosn has reaffirmed his company’s need for a “full North American partner”... read more November 19, 2008 by 

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Report: Toyota working on $5,000 microcar for emerging markets

Tata's Nano famously promised to bring the opportunity of four-wheeled transport to the world's emerging markets - places such as India, Brazil and the African continent. Now... read more November 10, 2008 by 

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Renault offering two new V6 engines in Laguna

Following the lead taken from the Renault Laguna Coupe, both the hatchback and estate variants of the Renault Laguna will be available with a 3.5L petrol V6 and a 3.0L dCi... read more November 7, 2008 by 

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Report: Chrysler and Renault-Nissan end talks

With a number of reports claiming a formal announcement detailing a merger partner for Chrysler is expected within the next two weeks, all eyes are currently focused on the... read more November 2, 2008 by 

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Renault reveals Sand’ Up Concept at Sao Paolo Auto Show

Renault has taken the covers off a new concept car at the Sao Paolo Auto Show in Brazil. The new concept is the Sand’ Up buggy and is loosely based on the French... read more October 27, 2008 by 

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Chrysler says Phoenix V6 project still underway

Chrysler’s future Phoenix V6 engine has been speculated on for the past several years and now as the company is the midst of merger talks there have been claims that... read more October 23, 2008 by 

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Cerberus won't split Chrysler up, wants single buyer

Talk of General Motors purchasing or merging with Chrysler, sale to a third party or other speculation has been refined somewhat by Cerberus' statement today that it is... read more October 23, 2008 by 

Renault expands small wagon range with special-edition Clio Estate Exception

Renault expands small wagon range with Clio Estate Exception

The Clio line of cars is quite popular in Europe thanks to its small size, wide range of body styles and relatively long features list. To help bolster the range and boost... read more October 17, 2008 by 

2010 Renault Megane Sport Coupe

Renault Sport Megane Coupe could feature ‘GTI’ badge

Renault engineers were recently spotted testing the high-performance Renault Sport (RS) Megane Coupe at Germany’s Nurburgring test track, and are expected to continue... read more October 17, 2008 by 

2009 Renault Megane Coupe

U.S. return still on the cards for Renault

Renault bosses have hinted at a possible return to the U.S. market as the French carmaker contends with one of the worst sales slumps in its history. Renault’s market... read more October 5, 2008 by 

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Renault Sport Clio R3 racing range gains new Access version

Though the brand isn't sold in the U.S., Renault is known the world over for its Renault Sport brand and rally-bred hot hatches. The Clio Renault Sport R3 Maxi is one such... read more October 2, 2008 by 

2009 Renault Megane Coupe

Renault announces new Fluence sedan for 2009, electric plug-in expected by 2011

Just yesterday Renault hinted at its intention to build a mass-produced electric vehicle with its Z.E. concept, and now the French manufacturer has confirmed that they will... read more October 2, 2008 by 

2009 Renault Megane Trophy

Renault updates Megane Trophy race car for 2009

The World Series by Renault (WSR) is a single-seater competition held in Europe since 2005 that allows enthusiasts to run and compete with their own privately funded race... read more October 2, 2008 by 


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