The Nissan Leaf at a recharging station: the car will be available to buyers in France for €14,390 from April as a result of a new swappage scheme

Europe’s appetite for electrically powered cars surged by 37 per cent last year, but still made up just more than half a per cent of the continent’s n(...)

Made from high-strength caron-reinforced polymer, the F015 is a little lower, shorter and wider than a current S-Class but around 40 per cent lighter 2:06

Mercedes’ new autonomous driving concept, which features a lounge-like interior with facing seats, has taken the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CE(...)

Datsun was specifically relaunched for emerging markets but those markets aren’t loving the brand.

Nissan relaunched its old Datsun brand last year as a budget car for emerging markets, concentrating in the short term on Russia, India and Indonesia (...)

Renault’s original MPV has morphed into a crossover, but Irish buyers won’t even get a taste

The current Renault Espace is one of the longest-lived vehicles on the market, having been on sale for just over a decade, more or less unchanged. Alt(...)

Andy Palmer: led cooperation between Infiniti and Daimler, which has a 4 per cent stake in Aston Martin. Photograph: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg

Nissan turned down proposals by senior executive Andy Palmer to invest in Aston Martin before Palmer jumped ship to lead the British sportscar maker, (...)

The Infiniti Q30 crossover will share a platform with Mercedes GLA

Renault-Nissan and Mercedes have agreed a joint USD$1-billion investment to open a new shared factory in Mexico. It will be Mercedes’ second major pro(...)

New fuel consumption tests could save you money but cost car-makers dearly

Europe’s car-makers and lawmakers are once again headed for a collision over the contentious issue of emissions and consumption. This time the battle (...)

A Google self-driving car on show at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. Photograph: Eric Risberg/AP

Cars that drive themselves could be on the roads four years from now, provided red tape does not get in the way, Carlos Ghosn, head of the Renault-Nis(...)

Renault has been Nissan’s partner in sales and production since 1999 and owns 43 per cent of the Japanese manufacturer, which in turn holds a 15 per cent stake in the French carmaker

Renault and Nissan Motor raised their goal for combined savings by 7.5 per cent as the 15 year-old alliance accelerates co-operation efforts. The carm(...)

Bugatti Veyron. Total loss: €1.70bn. Loss per car: €4,617,547

You probably don’t want to admit how much money you’ve lost on cars over the years. Neither does the car industry, but the amounts its biggest mistake(...)