Posts Tagged ‘renault’
Published on April 3, 2013 by W.E. Ning
The very first spy shots of the facelifted Renault Koleos SUV testing in China, it will be launched in the second half of this year. The facelift includes a new grille, a new bumper and some smaller changes at the back.
Published on March 15, 2013 by Joey Wang
French automaker Renault will recall more than 8,114 cars in China over problems with their airbags, China’s consumer quality watchdog said Thursday.
As of July 30, the company will begin to recall its Megane II model sedans produced between October 17, 2003 and January 24, 2008 and the Scenic II cars made from March 4, 2004 to January 24, 2008, a General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine statement said.
Published on February 10, 2013 by Joey Wang
French automaker Renault has started to recall more than 60,000 cars exported to the Chinese mainland over problems with their fuel level sensors, China’s consumer quality watchdog said.
Renault’s Chinese subsidiary on Thursday began recalling 61,508 Koleos sport utility vehicles produced between December 16, 2008 and July 10, 2012, according to a statement from the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine.
Published on January 10, 2013 by W.E. Ning
The only top 10 international automaker without production in China, Renault is now in the final stages of forming a joint venture with Chinese partner Dongfeng Motor Corp to make vehicles under its nameplate.
Some details of the plan were released online last month by the provincial government of Hubei, home to the future joint venture plant, to solicit public opinion on possible environmental impacts, a routine assessment before any construction project is approved.
Published on November 28, 2012 by Joey Wang
Renault is planning to launch a joint venture to build cars in China with Dongfeng Motor Group, the country’s second-largest automaker, a local newspaper reported.
The two firms plan to invest a combined 6.5 billion yuan ($1.0 billion) in a plant in the central province of Hubei with an initial capacity of 200,000 cars a year, China Business News said, citing unnamed sources at Dongfeng.
Published on May 3, 2012 by Joey Wang
The Renault Talisman sedan debuted at the Beijing Auto Show last week and Renault now has formally launched its biggest sedan on the China car market. The Talistman is imported and therefore expensive, price starts at 318.800 yuan and ends at 484.800 yuan. Deliveries will start in June.
Published on April 26, 2012 by Joey Wang
The new Renault Talisman officially debuted at the Beijing Auto Show. The Talisman will be imported from South Korea, it is based on the Renault-Samsung SM7 that by itself is based on Nissan’s J31 platform. Renault had two black Talisman on its booth and China seemed not very impressed, minutes after the press conference the Talismen stood all alone.
Published on April 22, 2012 by Joey Wang
This is the new Renault Talisman, formerly known as the ‘new Safrane’. The Talisman will debut tomorrow at the Beijing Auto Show but our spies couldn’t wait, it will be listed on the China car market soon after the show ends. Read more »
Published on April 15, 2012 by Joey Wang
French automaker Renault has reportedly signed a preliminary agreement to produce cars in China with domestic partner Dongfeng. Sources close to the arrangement say it marks “the end of an initial step” ahead of a deal which would provide Renault with its first factory in the world’s biggest car market, AFP reports.
Renault has declined to comment on the information but last year said it would begin to build cars in China after 2014.
Published on March 30, 2012 by Tycho de Feyter
New spy shots from the upcoming Renault Talisman, a new large sedan for the Chinese car market, it will debut at the Beijing Auto Show in April and it will be listed soon after that. The Talisman will be imported from South Korea, it is based on the Renault-Samsung SM7 that by itself is based on Nissan’s J31 platform.