Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance: “Our vision now is a profitable core business.” Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

French carmaker Renault expects a first-mover advantage in electric cars and a wider range of vehicles for emerging markets to help it deliver a 44 pe(...)

Carlos Ghosn, chairman and chief executive of Renault-Nissan said that the company aims to become a major LCV player in China. (Photograph: Reuters)

Renault has agreed to buy almost half of Brilliance China Automotive Holdings unprofitable minibus unit, giving the French carmaker’s light-commercial(...)

Renault has rejected claims made in a report obtained by French newspaper Liberation that reportedly indicates some Renault vehicles, Renault Captur and Clio IV, exceeded the legal emission limits more than 300 per cent in real-life tests. Photograph: Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

Renault has been dragged fully into the global diesel emissions scandal with reports on Wednesday from France that the entire senior management of the(...)

Outburst came hours after Toyota’s president, Akio Toyoda, said the firm was not planning to reconsider Mexico move

Japanese officials have defended Toyota’s contribution to the US economy after Donald Trump threatened to impose a “big border tax” on the carmaker if(...)

Final checks are made on an  Auris at the Toyota plant in Burnaston, England: Toyota buys parts and hires workers from across the EU

On Toyota’s brightly lit assembly line in Burnaston, England, workers guide wheel and engine assemblies into unfinished saloons. Driverless carts car(...)

Nissan  plant:  more than 7,000 employed in Sunderland. Photograph: Scott Heppell/AFP/Getty Images

Nissan, the biggest auto producer in the UK, has deepened its commitment to its Sunderland plant in northern England, defusing a spat with the British(...)

 Nissan car plant in Sunderland: the British government has committed to support Nissan in the event Brexit reduces competitiveness. Photograph: Reuters

Japanese carmaker Nissan said it will build its new Qashqai model at Britain’s biggest car plant, marking the first major investment from the car indu(...)

Nissan is determining whether to build the next-generation Qashqai sport utility vehicle from its Sunderland plant, which employs about 6,700 people. Photograph: iStock

Nissan, the UK’s top automobile producer, will decide next month whether to continue producing one of its best-selling vehicles in the country prepari(...)

Nissan’s new Micra

The Nissan Micra, unveiled in Paris in its fifth generation guise, is set to shake off the pension book special image of the old models and instead co(...)

Renault’s net income rose 8.8 per cent to €1.5 billion  in the first six months of the year.

Renault made little progress towards promised cost savings in the first half of the year, the French carmaker said on Thursday, although a revamp of (...)