Tag: Dacia

Dacia Becomes First Carmaker With Factory-Spec LPG Variants Across Entire Range

Dacia has become the first carmaker to offer LPG versions across the range, available directly from the factory. In the UK, LPG versions of the Dacia Duster, Sandero and Logan MCV can already be ordered, wearing the TCe 100 Bi-Fuel badge. Power comes from a new 1.0-liter turbocharged dual-fuel unit, combining gasoline and LPG capabilities. […]

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Renault’s Design Chief Sheds Light On The Future Of The Alpine Brand And Other Models

The modern-day Alpine A110 is a great sports car with a very bad timing. The automobile industry is going electric, buyers are flocking to SUVs and the coronavirus pandemic has affected all automakers, including Renault, who is still trying to see the light at the end of the tunnel. There have been reports surrounding the […]

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2021 Dacia Logan Spied Rubbing Shoulders With Mysterious Renault Twingo Tester

A trip to the grocery store turned into a frenetic ‘where’s my phone’ moment for yours truly, as I crossed paths with two test cars: the next-generation Dacia Logan and a rather mysterious Renault Twingo. Both cars seemed to be coming from the Dacia factory in Romania, which is approximately 60 miles (100 km) away […]

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Renault’s Restructuring Plan Calls For 15,000 Layoffs Worldwide, 17.5% Lower Production Capacity

Yesterday Nissan revealed its restructuring plan and today it is Renault’s turn to do the same. Renault Group’s main objective is to reduce fixed costs by more than €2 billion ($2.22 billion) over the next three years to restore its competitiveness and “ensure its long-term development within the framework of the Alliance.” Achieving savings of […]

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Think Of The Dacia Sentry Design Study As The Poor Man’s Porsche Taycan

Dacia doesn’t produce any particularly exciting or visually-appealing cars but that hasn’t stopped designer Ţicărat Alexandru-Călin from imagining what form a good-looking car from the Renault-group controlled Romanian brand could take. The car has been dubbed the Dacia Sentry and has been created to envision the next Dacia sedan for the upcoming decade while also […]

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Renault Morphoz And Dacia Electric Concepts Officially Confirmed For Geneva

Renault will be hosting the world premiere of the zero-emission Morphoz Concept at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show. Set to offer a glimpse of the brand’s future electric vehicles, the study is previewed in a teaser image that puts the spotlight on its name embedded in the back end, likely between the tailgate and bumper. […]

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2021 Dacia Sandero Stepway Reveals New Infotainment System And Steering Wheel

The next generation Dacia Sandero Stepway has partially opened up the interior for the first time, revealing new amenities. The Romanian automaker’s high-riding hatchback features a new standalone infotainment system perched on top of the redesigned dashboard panel. The steering wheel has also been redesigned and incorporates new buttons on both sides, while the controls […]

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It’s Official: Dacia Urban City Car Electric Vehicle Coming In 2021-2022

Dacia has been thinking about electrifying its range for a few years now, and they have finally got the Renault Group’s blessing to do so. This information comes from the French automaker’s 2019 financial report, revealing the ‘Dacia Urban City Car’ name. It’s an entirely new vehicle that’s due to come out in 2021-2022, according […]

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