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Monday 10 July 2017 by Valérie Calloch - Corporate

Renault-Nissan Tangier plant : 1,000,000 vehicles produced

Tangier, Morocco, July 10, 2017 – Groupe Renault is proud to celebrate the production of the millionth vehicle at the Renault-Nissan plant in Tangier. The design of this efficient and eco-friendly plant, which is unrivalled in the automobile industry, is based on two pillars: designed for zero CO2 emissions and zero industrial effluent discharges.

Tags: Tanger

Friday 07 July 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Austrian Grand Prix: the race between the races

To enable the Renault R.S.17 to take to the track in Spielberg, Austria, on Sunday (July 9), it will require a team of almost 80 people and more than 40 tonnes of equipment at the circuit. No sooner will the chequered flag have fallen, than those same people and that same equipment will be packing up to begin the journey to the UK for the next grand prix just a week later – a race within a race for the team’s logistics department!

Tags: renault sport f1

Wednesday 28 June 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Alpine: Birth of the new A110

The first Alpine A110s will be shipping toward the end of 2017 in Europe. In the meantime you might like to take a closer look at some of the design, testing and manufacturing details behind the beginnings of the new Alpine A110.

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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.

Tags: innovation

Tuesday 20 June 2017 by Christophe Deville - Sports

Alpine promoted to LMP2 podium at 24 Hours of Le Mans

Following post-race technical scrutineering, competitor no.13 was found guilty of infringements (modification to the bodywork and unauthorised repairs in parc ferme after the race). The Stewards therefore disqualified the car, with a direct impact on the standings for the event.

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Friday 16 June 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

The Alpine crews ready for the 24 Hours of Le Mans

This Saturday, 17 June, at 3 o'clock in the afternoon, Nelson Panciatici will start the race in the no.35 Alpine A470 from 8th position among the LMP2s. In the no.36 Alpine A470, qualified in 11th place, Gustavo Menezes has been chosen to complete the opening stints. Confident in the work done ahead of the race, the Signatech Alpine Matmut team is absolutely determined to defend the win secured here in 2016.

Tags: 24 heures du Mans

Friday 16 June 2017 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

CHRO of the Year Award for Marie-Françoise Damesin, human resources executive VP with the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Groupe Renault

Neuilly-sur-Seine (France), 12 June 2017 – Marie-Françoise Damesin, human resources executive VP with the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Groupe Renault, was awarded the 2017 CHRO of the Year Trophy. This distinction, founded in 1997 by Cadremploi, Hudson and Le Figaro, promotes the profession of human resources chief, and its strategic contribution to company development. As Ms Françoise Damesin notes in this interview, credit goes to the group’s human resources teams, and the workforce as a whole.

Tags: HR