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Tuesday 12 June 2018 by Eleonore BARREYRE - Sports

French GP 2018: a long-awaited return to the Circuit Paul Ricard

Ten years after the last edition at the Magny-Cours circuit, the French Grand Prix is back in the F1 calendar and making its return to the Circuit Paul-Ricard at Le Castellet on June 24, 2018. Competition has always been in the DNA of the company, which is celebrating its 120th birthday this year.

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Friday 08 June 2018 by Valérie Calloch - Heritage

Together with Marcel Cab, Renault test drives its Type AG, the original Parisian taxi

In celebration of its 120th anniversary, Renault teamed-up with Marcel Cab to give customers a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience the brand’s most iconic models. Severeal lucky Marcel Cab passengers were taken pleasantly by surprise, as hidden cameras rolled all day in the streets of Paris. They were given the chance to ride in one of the Renault collection’s most iconic vehicles. But that’s not all! They also took a drive through history, revisiting the very first Parisian taxi: the Type AG. Even then, making customers’ lives easier was at the heart of the company’s concerns.

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Friday 08 June 2018 by Rachida Badri - CSR

Renault Foundation: And the winner is... La Cravate Solidaire

Out of the 50 organizations having responded to the Renault Foundation's call for projects in May, La Cravate Solidaire was the focus of all attentions. Working towards the professional insertion of disadvantaged people, the organization was awarded the sum of €90,000 by the Foundation to carry out its project.

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Thursday 07 June 2018 by Marion Trumier - Cars

SCR technology central to Groupe Renault’s new Blue dCi engines

dCi out, Blue dCi in! Groupe Renault is gradually launching its new Blue dCi diesel engines across its ranges, starting with Dacia Duster. The new engines are equipped with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) emission control technology using a urea-based solution called AdBlue. How does the technology work? What does it change for motorists? Read on to find out more.

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Wednesday 06 June 2018 by Thomas AUDEBERT - Heritage

Renault travels back in time with Marcel

Renault is celebrating its 120th birthday! To celebrate in fitting style, customers of the Marcel ride-hailing service were treated to a unique experience on board some of the brand’s legendary models. The customers enjoyed an enchanted ride in the famous AG1 “Taxi de la Marne”, the “Project 900” concept car with a V8 engine, and the first-generation Espace.

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Friday 01 June 2018 by Valérie Calloch - Corporate

“Digital technology must simplify the daily life of operators and managers”

Eric Marchiol, Director of Manufacturing Digital Transformation at Groupe Renault, works on the performance of all of the group’s plants. He shares his vision of the plant of the future with us - 100% focused on customer satisfaction - and reminds us that its competitiveness depends above all on the men and women who keep it running.

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Thursday 31 May 2018 by Emmanuel GENTY - Cars

The very first Master Z.E. fleet deployed by PostNL in the Netherlands

The latest addition to the Groupe Renault electric light commercial vehicles (LCV) range, the Master Z.E has been chosen by the Dutch postal company PostNL to ensure zero emissions deliveries. PostNL will deploy a fleet of 17 vehicles during 2018 and is aiming to cover 25 city centres by 2025. Alliance Senior Vice President, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi LCV Business, Ashwani Gupta explains how Master Z.E. effectively meets the needs of companies specializing in “last mile deliveries”.

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