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Renault wins loan for Twingo from EU investment bank

May 28, 2013 13:11 CET
Renault will use a 400 million euro ($517 million) loan from the European Investment Bank to help develop its Twingo minicar.... Read More »


Renault will end Better Place partnership after bankruptcy filing

May 27, 2013 10:34 CET
Renault is ending a five-year partnership with Better Place LLC after the operator of electric-vehicle charging stations announced plans to shut down. The two companies have worked together in Israel and Denmark since 2008.... Read More »


Renault expects 5% dip for European car market

May 16, 2013 09:34 CET
Renault expects the European car market to shrink 5 percent this year over last year, Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares said. The French carmaker foresees the European market being "slightly better" in the remaining three quarters of this year than the first three months, when European market sales fell 10 percent after a "very poor performance," Tavares said.... Read More »


Mercedes Citan vans recalled over faulty airbags

May 6, 2013 16:10 CET
Daimler is recalling 3,500 Mercedes-Benz Citan vans in Europe because of faulty airbags. The Citan is a derivative of the Renault Kangoo and recently scored only three out of five stars in an NCAP test.... Read More »


Mercedes Citan performs poorly in EuroNCAP crash test

April 26, 2013 06:01 CET
The Mercedes Citan van has been given three out of five stars in a EuroNCAP crash test. It is the worst safety score for one of the automaker's vehicles in more than 15 years.... Read More »


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