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Renault to invest in Nissan

TOKYO -- French automaker Renault SA will invest $5.4 billion in Nissan Motor Co. to buoy the debt-laden Japanese car manufacturer, the two companies agreed...
Nissan yields some control in exchange for cash

...for an infusion of badly needed cash. So embarrassed is Japan's No. 2 automaker about having to turn to France's Renault SA for help that chairman Yoshifumi Tsuji has decided to resign to take responsibility, Japanese news reports said. Nissan...
Toyota quarterly profit triples to $3.2 billion, company raises forecast

...year from $5.9 billion. The new forecast still represents a 78 percent rebound.Nissan Motor Co., allied with Renault SA of France, reports earnings Tuesday.Toyota stock gained 2 percent to $40 in Tokyo trading.
Nissan reports rising profits on strong global sales

...even stronger results in the coming year. Tokyo-based Nissan, on a comeback trail under a five-year alliance with Renault SA, posted a group net profit of 503.7 billion yen ($4.6 billion) for the 12 months ended March 31, up from 495...
European automakers struggle with competition from Asia

...the European Automobile Manufacturers Association. But major players such as Volkswagen AG, PSA Peugeot Citroen and Renault SA, as well as Ford Motor Co. and General Motors Corp., saw their European market shares decline. BMW Group was alone...
Fuel-efficient cars draw attention at auto show

...hundreds of displays and booths at the Frankfurt auto show, the smaller, more fuel-efficient cars from France's Renault SA, South Korea's Kia Motors Corp. and Hyundai Motor Co. and even China's Geely Holding Group are drawing more attention...
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Electric cars simmer at Paris auto show

...recharge them is lacking. The show continues through Oct. 19. Some of the models on show are still prototypes -- such as Renault SA's Z.E. Concept -- while others such as Daimler AG's all-electric Smart ED, have entered the test phase. Most...
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Businesses fear Europe's recovery to remain timid

...covering. But demand for auto parts fluctuates with the fortunes of the auto industry, including major customers such as Renault SA and PSA Peugeot Citroen SA -- and then with little warning. The summer was weak, but September and October saw a slight...
Auto merger buzz won't stop

...month's Wall Street Journal report that Ford proposed its own deal with Renault and Nissan. In July, General Motors, Renault SA of France and Nissan Motor Co. of Japan announced a 90-day review of a possible alliance among them. Auto executives...
Auto recalls

...engine will stall and won't be able to start, said Nissan spokesman Mitsuru Yonekawa.Nissan, which is allied with Renault SA of France, did not disclose a cost for the recall, but said it might be relatively cheap, requiring just a half-hour...
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