Renault India's strategy behind the Kwid
Sep 24, 2015
Ameya Naik | Friday October 9, 2015
The first half of this year has seen a whole bunch of car launches and there are many more to go. Well, here are five facelifts to watch out for this year
CarAndBike Team | Thursday October 8, 2015
Taking into account that the festive season is around the corner and also the fact that the Renault Kwid has created quite a buzz in the market, Maruti Suzuki has launched a special limited edition of the Alto K10.
Kritika Sethi | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Renault Kwid has been quite the sensation since it was launched in India on September 24, 2015. Taking the excitement a step further, the French carmaker announced that it has already received over 25,000 bookings for the hatchback.
Kritika Sethi | Monday October 5, 2015
We take a look at the Renault Duster AMT's specs and that of its primary competition, namely, Hyundai Creta AT and Mahindra Scorpio AT.
Kritika Sethi | Saturday October 3, 2015
The French carmaker is now looking to take it a notch higher with the highly-anticipated facelift of its compact SUV. Interestingly, the list of changes on the upcoming Duster facelift may not merely be cosmetic. Word has it that the car will also get an automated manual transmission (AMT).
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday September 28, 2015
Renault said they had struck a deal with the Lotus team's current owners Genii Capital and said it marked the manufacturer's "first step towards the project of a Renault Formula 1 team from the 2016 racing season".
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday September 27, 2015
Fernando Alonso, Formula One's world champion in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, eventually finished 11th with teammate Jenson Button back in 16th -- another blow to McLaren at the home of engine suppliers Honda.
Siddharth Vinayak Patankar | Monday September 28, 2015
It is what Renault has managed to do - offer a substantially bigger, more stylish and better appointed car, which makes the Alto, Eon and the like seem meagre and compromised. The Kwid definitely has enough going for it to topple the segment leaders.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
The compact hatchback's maintenance cost would be around 19 per cent less than the market leader, Mr Sawhney claimed.
Vikas Yogi | Thursday September 24, 2015
Renault, the French carmaker, today launched its highly-anticipated small car - the Kwid - in India with a starting price of Rs. 2.56 lakh, that goes up to Rs. 3.53 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Ameya Naik | Saturday September 26, 2015
The Renault Kwid will be launched in the hotly contested small car segment and it already has a few rivals from bigwigs in the market like Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai. So how does the Kwid fare when pitted against its rivals?
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Engine manufacturer Renault says they have informed the Formula One management about their decision to not supply engines to various teams from 2016. They will either run their own team or exit F1 completely.
Thursday September 24, 2015
Renault India will launch the much-awaited Kwid hatchback today. The French carmaker that had unveiled the car in India in May, 2015 is expected to price the Kwid in the range of Rs. 3 lakh - Rs. 4.5 lakh (ex-showroom).
Ameya Naik | Saturday September 12, 2015
With quite a few cars in the Compact SUV segment already, and more coming our way and the latest in this segment is from the Mahindra stable and its called the TUV 300 and we try and figure out how it stacks up against its rivals.
Dhruv Behl | Thursday September 24, 2015
It isn't easy to take on the might of the market leader, Maruti Suzuki, especially in the small car space? Hyundai's Eon almost made it, Datsun gave it a Go too! Now, Renault Is all set to give it a shot.
Ronak Shah | Thursday September 10, 2015
The Kwid is built on Renault's new CMF-A platform, and is the first product coming off of it. Renault and Nissan are looking a range of future compacts in various body styles on this platform.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday September 5, 2015
Lotus team CEO Matthew Carter has dismissed reports of an uncertain future for the team and stated that the team is not relying on Renault to re-purchase the team.
Siddharth Vinayak Patankar | Wednesday September 9, 2015
The compact SUV segment in India has experienced rapid growth in recent years. Case in point, the arrival of cars like the Renault Duster, Ford EcoSport, and the Nissan Terrano - these cars have taken the popularity of this segment to an entirely new level.
Tuesday September 1, 2015
To be sold in limited numbers, the Renault Duster Explore gets some cosmetic updates both inside and out along with some new features that make it looks sportier than the regular model. The Renault Duster Explore has been made available in two diesel variants - 85PS RXL and 110 PS RXL at Rs. 9.99 lakh and Rs. 11.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) respect...
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Leading global carmakers are reviewing their blueprint for India to boost sales and avoid more painful cutbacks, after struggling to win over consumers even as the market swings to growth and dominant local players begin to raise prices.
Ameya Naik | Tuesday August 25, 2015
We expect the new Renault Duster to come with changes to the exterior, but the biggest change will be inside the compact SUV. Yes, we've already told you about it getting an automatic gearbox but the big news is that Renault will equip the Duster with a digital instrument cluster;
Thomson Reuters | Thursday August 20, 2015
Franco-Japanese car-making alliance Renault-Nissan plans to cut several hundred jobs in India and reduce production at its plant near Chennai, in the country's south, a top executive told Reuters late on Thursday.
Ameya Naik | Friday August 14, 2015
Renault had announced last year that they will be bringing a small car to India and in May this year they unveiled the car that will be launched before the festive season. Christened the Kwid - the same as the concept - the car has soon garnered a lot of interest and is becoming one of the most awaited launches in India.
Siddharth Vinayak Patankar and Ameya Naik | Thursday October 1, 2015
Hyundai is calling the Creta, the perfect SUV, and yes of course that is a bit of a stretch! But is there some truth to it? The only way to really figure that out is to put it to the test against the segment benchmark - the Renault Duster.