Renault is the best performing brand in Europe in electric vehicles sales, with a market share of 23.6 per cent and 23,086 units registered in 2015 – up 49 per cent on 2014.
Renault shares have experienced a dramatic slump on the Paris stock exchange following an investigation into the way it uses exhaust emissions technology.
Government grants and a surge in the number of public charge points have been credited for a surge in electric car sales which sparked a dealership record at Brayley Renault.
Ten cars featuring autonomous driving technology will be launched by the Renault-Nissan Alliance by 2020 as part of a project targeting ‘zero emissions and zero fatalities'.
Arnold Clark has opened the biggest dealership in the Renault Group UK dealer network – a 15,823sq-ft facility at its new Hillington headquarters.
Renault UK has launched a 26-strong specialist dealer network dedicated to its Renaultsport performance brand.
Renault is offering deferred payments until February 2016 to customers that pay on finance before December 31 to encourage sales in Q4.
Picador has opened its first Renault and Dacia new car franchise dealership in Southampton.
Renault Retail Group has appointed Barry Jones as managing director of its UK operations, replacing Richard Hemming who takes on a new role outside the group.
John Clark Motor Group has added the Renault, Dacia Peugeot franchises to its portfolio for the first time.
South East-based dealer group Glyn Hopkin has added the Renault and Dacia franchise to its business for the first time at its showroom in Chelmsford.
Glyn Hopkin has opened its first Renault and Dacia franchise in Chelmsford.
Wessex Garages has opened its new Renault and Dacia dealership in Newport.
Vertu Motors has opened its sixth Renault and Dacia dealership in the UK.
Vertu Motors has opened its sixth Renault and Dacia dealership with a new Bristol Street Motors location in Mansfield.
Renault is the first manufacturer to subscribe to Motor Codes’ new Consumer Rights Act online training programme.
Renault has a quest for a 5% share of the UK new car market, and its 44% registrations growth in 2014 has laid a solid foundation.
Car dealer Wessex Garages latest expansion with the addition of the Renault and Dacia franchises will increase the group turnover to £150 million and see the business in the AM100.
Renault Group UK is half-way through its Go5+ five-year strategy and has already doubled its business since its rationalisation in 2012.
Renault has released first pictures of the new, four generation Megane hatchback which will make its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show next week.
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