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Tuesday 13 February 2018 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Renault Now a Major Player in e-sport Motorsports

Renault Is Getting in on a Booming Sports Scene: e-sports. In just a few years, e-sports have grown to become a worldwide phenomenon and a real professional sport with their own star players and crowds of spectators! By joining forces with Team Vitality, Renault plans to make a name for itself in e-sports, seizing the opportunity to showcase Renault’s signature passion for sport and innovation.

Tags: game

Friday 02 February 2018 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Innovation

CityMakers: open innovation projects share Groupe Renault’s strategic objectives

“Our company take advantage of the agility of the start-ups”. Nadine Leclair, Groupe Renault Expert Fellow, is pleased with the results of the first edition of CityMakers, an open innovation program dedicated to the transition to more flexible and sustainable forms of urban mobility launched with start-ups in April 2017 by Groupe Renault, NUMA and their partners Nissan, RCI Bank and Services, AXA, and Paris City Council. Among the nine projects selected, four presented by Persistant Studios, Toucan Toco, Dalberg Data Insights and Logiroad received special attention from Groupe Renault.

Tags: innovation

Wednesday 31 January 2018 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Event

33rd International Automobile Festival: Groupe Renault sweeps the board

What a night! The 33rd edition of the International Automobile Festival took place on Tuesday, January 30th in Paris. Groupe Renault walked away with three prestigious prizes, including “Most beautiful car of the year” for the Alpine A110. Carlos Ghosn, who received the “Palme d’Or”, and Laurens van den Acker, who won the “Creativ’ Experience” award, were congratulated for their innovative vision.

Tags: award

Monday 22 January 2018 by Isabelle BEHAR - Heritage

Renault and the Ecole des Arts Déco in Paris present Vasarely, the Pope of Op Art!

Renault and the Ecole des Arts Déco in Paris are presenting an original exhibition featuring the work of Vasarely, an artist on the frontier of art and design and founder of the op art movement: the Pope of Op Art! A selection of five original panels and 24 preparatory studies illustrate the inventive talent and artistic research of this innovative artist.
The cooperation between Vasarely and Renault remains one of the most important in the Renault art collection. Set up in 1967, the collection now includes over 350 works by artists of all nationalities and all schools.

Tags: art

Wednesday 10 January 2018 by Emmanuel GENTY - Corporate

Groupe Renault is preparing the mobility services of the future with the Alliance Ventures fund

On 9 January 2018 at the salon CES in Las Vegas, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, announced the creation of Alliance Ventures, a corporate venture capital fund that will invest $1 billion over the next five years to support innovative start-ups specialized in technology and new mobility services. Already committed to this field through a number of its subsidiaries, Groupe Renault is financing 40% of this investment. This strategic action will strengthen the Group’s positioning as a major player in new mobility solutions.

Tags: alliance

Thursday 21 December 2017 by Emmanuel GENTY - Event

Inauguration of new Alpine A110 production line in Dieppe

“You are not making a car, but a legend”. Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Economy and Finance, and Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of Renault, were in Dieppe on December 14 to inaugurate the new production line of the Alpine A110. A milestone for the teams, whose passion and know-how have been widely praised; and an event that marks the success of an icon’s rebirth, allowing the Dieppe plant to benefit

Tags: manufacturing

Friday 15 December 2017 by Emmanuel GENTY - Innovation

Renault SYMBIOZ Demo car: technologies for traveling well-being

The Renault SYMBIOZ Demo Car prototype, currently being tested on French roads, is an autonomous, electric and connected vehicle embodying Renault's vision of personal mobility for 2023. The vehicle is packed with technology but would not be useful if it failed to harness those features to improve the in-car experience and traveling well-being.

Tags: concept-car