Renault promises “financial support” to foundry employees

SAM, which employs some 350 people, was placed in liquidation on September 16. VALENTINE CHAPUIS / AFP Less than a week after the Toulouse Commercial Court finally sealed, on Friday November 26, the judicial liquidation and the immediate cessation of activity of the Aveyron Company of Metallurgy (SAM), Renault announces financial support for employees. “Renault … Read more

Fauve Hautot winner of DALS 2021 with Tayc: her darling, Jules Renault, congratulates her

Evening won for Fauve Hautot and his partner Tayc who won Dance with the Stars 2021. A feat that the dancer’s companion did not fail to compliment. This Friday, November 26, the duo formed by Tayc and Fauve Hautot won season 11 of Dance with the stars after weeks of fierce competition, against the pair … Read more

In Aveyron, Renault lets go of the SAM automobile foundry

Striking employees of the Aveyron company of metallurgy protest against the job cuts, in Viviez (Aveyron), March 10, 2021. LIONEL BONAVENTURE / AFP « I am stunned ”, Sandrine reacts. This nurse, employee of the Aveyron company of metallurgy (SAM) of Viviez, in the old coal basin of Decazeville (Aveyron), cannot believe her eyes. Tuesday … Read more

Renault refuses to support the takeover of the SAM automobile foundry

Striking employees of the Aveyron company of metallurgy demonstrate in front of the Toulouse commercial court on November 19, 2021. LIONEL BONAVENTURE / AFP The decision had been awaited for four days by the employees. Renault announced Tuesday, November 23, that it refused to support the plan to take over its Aveyron subcontractor SAM and … Read more

In the semiconductor crisis, Renault suffers

In Paris, August 15, 2021. SARAH MEYSSONNIER / REUTERS The dropout is spectacular. Renault announced that the semiconductor shortage will lead to a production loss of around 500,000 vehicles in 2021, when presenting its third quarter revenue on Friday, October 22. So far, the French manufacturer had anticipated this loss to 220,000 vehicles, expecting to … Read more

Renault revises upward its estimate of the impact of chips

RENAULT REVIEWS ITS ESTIMATE OF THE IMPACT OF CHIPS UP PARIS (Reuters) – Renault expects semiconductor shortages to deprive it of production of at least 300,000 vehicles this year, a third more than its previous estimate, three sources close to Reuters told Reuters on Wednesday. of the French car manufacturer. The diamond group, which will … Read more

Luca de Meo wants to “heal the heart of Renault”

Luca de Meo, Renault’s Managing Director, at the Technocentre in Guyancourt (Yvelines), September 16, 2021. LAURA STEVENS FOR “THE WORLD” Like a symbol, the meeting was set at the Technocentre Renault in Guyancourt (Yvelines), in this giant hive of engineers, this maze of rooms that Luca de Meo wants to shrink, reorganize, revamp. The CEO … Read more

Renault Mégane E-TECH Electric: the new electric compact with the false air of an SUV

10 The new Mégane changes everything. Available only in a 100% electric version, it inaugurates a new platform at Renault, new design elements and an interface based on Android Automotive. Renault, one of the most advanced traditional manufacturers in electric power, will take a new step in its electrification strategy. Indeed, the new Mégane E-TECH … Read more

Renault tries again in China, in partnership with Chinese number one Geely

Renault’s K-ZE electric model, shown at the Shanghai Motor Show on April 17, 2019. GREG BAKER / AFP One year after signing the failure of its thermal activity in China, Renault has not lost hope of penetrating the world’s leading automotive market. The diamond brand announced Monday, August 9 a partnership with the Chinese brand … Read more