Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Outlines New 6-Year Plan. What’s In Store For India?

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Renault-Nissan Alliance All three carmakers to strengthen cooperation by sharing platforms that will be utilised to build 12 pure electric vehiclesand 40 vehicles with various levels of automation The Renault-Nissan Alliance has been quite busy over the last one year. Ever since the Franco-Japanese alliance bought Mitsubishi Motors in 2016, the three carmakers have been working on fully merging the Japanese SUV maker into the fold while also figuring out, 6-year plan, what we now know as the Alliance 2022. the next step Read also: MERCEDES’ NEW ALL-ELECTRIC CONCEPT CAR SHOWS…

USA Fully Electric Car Sales Up 47% In 2017

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The US electric car market has continued to grow at a rapid pace in the past year — led by California’s particularly strong electric car market, of course. From January through August, sales of 8 fully electric cars* grew 47% in the country. Sales of 6 plug-in hybrid cars were up 30%. Overall, that meant sales of these 14 plug-in car were up 40%. August 2017 vs August 2016 was less dramatic but still a period of strong growth. Fully electric car sales were up 19%. Plug-in hybrid sales were…

Renault-Nissan plugs into Chinese electric car market with joint venture

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Renault-Nissan The Renault-Nissan alliance has become the latest  global car company to tie up with a Chinese manufacturer to develop battery-powered vehicles. The French-Japanese business is joining forces with China’s Dongfeng Motor Group to form eGT New Energy Automotive, a 50:50 joint venture. Already the world’s largest car market with 28m sales last year, China also leads in electric vehicles with 256,000 of them sold last year in the country. As the Beijing government tries to improve air quality in the country’s congested cities, electric vehicles are in huge demand, with…

Renault, Nissan, Dongfeng Motor partner to develop electric cars in China

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has announced a new joint venture with Dongfeng Motor to develop and sell electric vehicles in China in the latest tie-up between western and Chinese carmakers to tap China’s electric car market. The new joint venture, eGT New Energy Automotive Co, will develop a new electric vehicle on a small sports utility vehicle platform developed by the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Production is expected to start in 2019. The announcement follows a similar move by ford, which has signed a memorandum of understanding with Anhui Zotye Automobile, a major…

New Renault ZOE

Research indicates electric vehicles could be driven by 66% of us by 2030. Renault is positively betting on that. The French maker figures owning an electric auto ought not be any more confounded than owning a cell phone: utilize it, charge it during the evening, disregard it.Never going close to an oil station again is a noteworthy impetus. The Zoe is the top of the line EV in Europe and this new era model should thump the original’s business considers along with a positioned cap since it can possibly return…