The Douai plant makes five vehicles in the C and D segments.

Manufactured products

  • Espace, Talisman, Nouveau Scnénic
Production (in units)20162017
Scenic IV35 178 109 199
Nouvel Espace 26 395 18 206
Talisman 46 341  29 538

Background

  • 1970: Creation of the Douai plant.
  • 1974/1984: Manufacturing of the Renault 5.
  • 1976/ 1981: Manufacturing of the Renault 14 model
  • 1980: Manufacturing of the Fuego model.
  • 1981/1988: Manufacturing of the Renault 9 model.
  • 1983/ 1988: Manufacturing of the Renault 11 model.
  • 1986/ 1987: Manufacturing of the Renault 21 model.
  • 1988/ 1995: Manufacturing of the Renault 19 model.
  • 1993: The Renault plant of Douai becomes the Georges-Besse plant.
  • 1995/ 2001: Manufacturing of Mégane.
  • 1996/ 2002: Manufacturing of Scénic.
  • 1997: The Georges-Besse plant becomes a SNC (general partnership).
  • 1999: Plant certified ISO 14001.
  • 2000/ 2001: Manufacturing of Scénic RX4.
  • 2003/ 2009: Manufacturing of Scénic II and Mégane II coupé cabriolet.
  • 2004: Manufacturing of Grand Scénic begins. 
    Production records: – daily record: 2,407 vehicles manufactured on July 1.
    Yearly record: 469,510 vehicles manufactured in 2004.
  • 2006: 1 million Scénic II manufactured since it lauch.
  • 2009: Launching of New Grand Scénic (April) and New Scénic (June).
  • 2009/2016: Production of Scénic III and Grand Scénic III.
  • 2010: Launching of New Mégane Coupé-Cabriolet.
  • 2010/2015: Production of Mégane III Coupé-Cabriolet.
  • 2012: Launching of Scénic phase 2.
  • 2013 : Launch of Scénic Xmod.
  • 2014: New Espace reveal.
  • 2015: Launch of New Espace and Talisman.
  • 2016: Launch of Talisman Estate, New Scenic and New Grand Scenic scheduled.