Americas are a major region for Groupe Renault. With an important sales network in the main market (Brazil, Argentina, Colombia), the Group also has four industrial sites (Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile) as well as an Engineering & Design centers in Brazil. Immersion.
On January 5, the competitors in the 2013 Dakar Rally will set off on an 8,000 km trail across Peru, Argentina and Chile. Keen to take part in the fifth edition held in South America, Renault Argentina has entered two teams behind the wheel of a Renault Duster. Beware fellows, the course includes dizzying peaks, desert expanses and rocky roads...
This entry is the first of several that will look at the strengths of the Renault group around the world. Our first focus is on the Americas region, spanning from Mexico to Tierra del Fuego. Results were impressive in 2011, with sales up 25.2% on 2010 at 400,000 units for a 6.1% share of the market.