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Tuesday 12 September 2017 by Emmanuel GENTY - Design

#IAA2017 RENAULT SYMBIOZ CONCEPT: THREE QUESTIONS FOR STEPHANE JANIN

Stéphane Janin was appointed head of Renault's Concept Car Design department in 2014. In this capacity, he led his team in developing the SYMBIOZ concept car presented at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Compared with previous concept cars TREZOR and R.S. 2027 Vision, the approach was totally different this time round, since the concept is linked to a real home! Stéphane Janin talks about this original approach.

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Thursday 01 June 2017 by Groupe Renault - Design

TreZor: awarded prize at the prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Villa d’Este (Italy), May 28, 2017 – The TreZor has scooped another award, winning top place in the prototype and concept car category at the very prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este event. This gives international fame to TreZor and promotes Renault’s French design image. The accolade is also a great source of pride for the entire team who worked to create the TreZor. We interviewed Stéphane Janin, head of concept car design, on the subject.

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Friday 19 August 2016 by Romain Gibaud - Design

Groupe Renault designers celebrate Le Corbusier at Villa Savoye

Groupe Renault’s industrial design team celebrated in 2015 the 50th anniversary of the disappearance of Le Corbusier (1965-2015) by designing and creating a project for a 21st century car inspired by the architect’s modernist principles and theories. The Villa Savoye is an icon of modernity. Designed as a modern and ideal holiday home, it was a part of the upward trend in country houses in Ile de France that was underpinned by the rise of the automobile. The Villa Savoye establishes an intimate relationship between automobile and architecture.

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Monday 22 February 2016 by Caroline De Beaumont - Design

A success story spanning 20 years

While staying true to its original values of comfort, practicality, useful technology, safety and responsible performance, Scénic has evolved through successive generations over the last two decades.

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