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Palencia plant produces C-segment vehicles.

Production (in units)20162017
Mégane IV124 25498 780
Kadjar 140 795  126 041
Mégane IV Estate39 510 68 552

Historique

  • 1951: Creation of the Fabrication Automobiles SA company (FASA).
  • 1978: Creation of the Palencia plant for the manufacturing of Renault 12 and Renault 18 models.
  • 1979: Manufacturing of the Renault 14 model begins.
  • 1981: Manufacturing of the Renault 9 and the Renault 11 models begins.
  • 1986: Manufacturing of the Renault 21 model begins.
  • 1988: Manufacturing of the Renault 19 model begins.
  • 1993: Manufacturing of Laguna begins.
  • 1994: Manufacturing of Mégane begins.
  • 2003: Manufacturing of Mégane II hatch sport hatch, and sport tourer begins. Annual production record (284,769 units).
  • 2004: Production record (500,000 Megane II vehicles in July).
  • 2005: Production launch of Mégane II phase 2 (saloon, coupé and estate).
  • 2007: Production of the first car running on ethanol (Mégane E85).
  • 2008: Launch of Mégane III production. Introduction of a third team.
  • 2009: Launch of Mégane III production (Station Wagon and Renault Sport).
  • 2009: 5 million vehicle produced.
  • 2010: Launch of production Mégane III GT.
  • 2012: Start up of Mégane 2012 production.
  • 2012: 14 million vehícle produced in Renault Spain.
  • 2013: Launch of production Mégane NBI (new brand identity).
  • 2014: Four millionth Mégane produced on 21 February; six millionth vehicle produced at Palencia on 30 April.
  • 2015 : Start of production of Kadjar and Mégane IV. 
  • 2016 : End of Megane III production. Launch of production of Mégane IV Sport Turner. Annuel record production with 300,000 produced vehicles. Reintroduction of a fourth team.
  • 2017 : Launch of production of Mégane IV RS. 16 millions vehicles produced by Renault Espana.