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Monday 18 September 2017 by Emmanuel GENTY - Innovation

Twitter Time Capsule: a social-media innovation from Renault at the Frankfurt Motor Show

At the Frankfurt Motor Show 2017, Renault unveiled its vision of mobility in 2030 with SYMBIOZ, an autonomous, electric, connected concept car that works in perfect harmony with the home. Alongside this presentation, Renault has introduced an original, innovative concept on social media: #RenaultTimeCapsule. The idea behind it is simple: write a message on Twitter that sets out your own vision of tomorrow’s mobility, then conceal it!

Tags: concept-car

Monday 11 September 2017 by Benoît Joly - Innovation

Renault EASY CONNECT, new-generation mobility and connected services solution

Connected Car, New Mobility, these buzzwords are high in everyone’s mind within the automotive industry: drivers start enjoying new connected and mobility services with their car fully embedded into their digital lifestyle; manufacturers can start leveraging the power of connected data to become more efficient and create a tighter, more personalized relationship with their customers; new business and services opportunities will rise thanks to the collaboration with other connected ecosystems (home, city, etc.); and mobility services open a new business paradigm for everyone in the automotive value chain.

Tags: connectivity

Friday 23 June 2017 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Innovation

Renault preparing infrastructures for the connected car of the future, with SCOOP

In 2017 the SCOOP project will be going ahead with wide-scale rollout of 3,000 cars testing tomorrow’s V2V (vehicle-to-vehicle) and V2X (vehicle-to-infrastructure) connectivity under real-life traffic conditions. True to its innovative stance on connection-capable road transport, Groupe Renault is providing a fleet of a thousand Méganes on this exciting European project, which has private- and public-sector backing.

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Wednesday 14 June 2017 by Valérie Calloch - Innovation

THE FUTURE: IT’S TODAY IN RENAULT PLANTS!

Setting its sights on the future, Renault is adapting its production system to address the new challenges facing the automotive industry. People are at the heart of Renault's plant of the future, men and women, from operators to customers. The 4.0 revolution is driving connected, agile and competitive manufacturing.

Tags: plants

Wednesday 14 June 2017 by Emmanuel GENTY - Innovation

PHYSICAL & VIRTUAL SIMULATION, A WINNING COMBINATION FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVE

Renault is working to phase in autonomous drive capabilities in its product range, planning to be one of the first volume automakers to offer eyes-off/hands-off technology on authorized highway stretches from 2020. Digital simulation is an essential part of this work, during the design and validation phases of each successive technology milestone. Specifically it prepares for and optimizes tests involving real-life vehicles.

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