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May 28, 2020  

Nissan-Renault alliance to share more parts, technology

Shared technology will include electric cars and autonomous driving

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 6, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler pulls merger bid for Renault in surprise move

FCA cited “political conditions in France” for the withdrawal.

News Automotive General
June 4, 2019  

Renault to respond to Fiat Chrysler marriage proposal

A “yes” by Renault would open the way for a non-binding memorandum of understanding to start exclusive merger negotiations.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations
May 27, 2019  

UPDATE: Fiat Chrysler wants to form global giant with Renault

Merged company would make some 8.7 million vehicles a year, leapfrogging GM and trailing only Volkswagen and Toyota.

News Automotive General
December 13, 2018  

Arrest of Nissan star Ghosn raises speculation over coup

Japanese media and some analysts have raised the possibility that the charges against Carlos Ghosn were engineered to sideline him.

News Automotive General
December 11, 2018  

Detention of Nissan’s Ghosn extended through Dec. 20

Ghosn and fellow Nissan executive Greg Kelly were charged Dec. 10.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
October 25, 2016  

Nissan adding 300 jobs to develop common connected car technology

Automaker is also seeking out technology partnerships with companies such as Microsoft.

News Automotive Energy Government General
January 19, 2016  

Renault recalls 15,000 cars for emissions fixes

Previous tests weren’t conducted in real driving conditions, so insufficient.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 16, 2015  

Magna to buy Getrag transmission group for $2.5B

German company supplies transmissions to automakers including Ford, BMW, Daimler and Volvo.

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May 27, 2015  

Ford doubles parts purchasing in Morocco

US automaker will also open a sales office in the North African kingdom.

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December 5, 2013  

Renault, Chinese partner get government OK for $1.3B joint venture

The French automaker and partner Dongfeng Motor Group. will each own 50% of the venture.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
November 5, 2013  

Renault-Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors expand vehicle cooperation

Nissan and Mitsubishi will develop a new small car through an existing joint venture, including an electric version.

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July 20, 2012  

Renault-Nissan alliance invests $160 million in South Korea

Automakers look to take advantage of South Korea-US free trade agreement.

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May 4, 2012  

Renault Nissan alliance acquires Russian automaker

Automakers invest $750M to acquire a 67% stake in Russia’s AvtoVAZ.

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January 9, 2012  

Nissan, Mercedes team for North American engine production

New agreement marks the first time in its history that Mercedes vehicles will contain components made on North American soil.