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That new Alpine we’ve been babbling out–this is it, and it’s fantastic

You’ve been hearing me babble about that new Renault-related French sports car maker from the 1960s and ’70s, Alpine, and the successor to their famous A110 sports coupe. It’s famous because it swept the podium at the 1973 Monte Carlo Rally, or what was the first race to establish what we now know as the World […]

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Teaser: The interior of Alpine’s new sports car gets revealed, but it’s only a concept

Over the past few years, we were informed of the revival of French sports car maker, Alpine, who was famous for their use of Renault engines in the world’s first ever World Rally Championship competition. When we last heard, the car was still in its development phase and now, the concept’s interior was just teased […]

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Move over Volkswagen: German environmental group claims Renault is also breaking emissions laws

There’s no end to dieselgate, it seems. First it was a few affected Volkswagen and Audi powertrains. Next we learned VW also underreported carbon dioxide emissions and overreported fuel economy for some gas-powered models. Then Porsche diesels were thrown into the mix. The bad press just keeps coming for Volkswagen Auto Group, but if the latest from Reuters […]

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2015 Frankfurt – IAA: Daimler and Renault-Nissan Alliance get down to the details with stronger partnership

It’s no news that Daimler and Renault-Nissan are working together under a new Alliance pact to share resources and cooperatively develop technology and cars. Amid the latest media frenzy at the Frankfurt Motor Show however, Daimler’s and Renault-Nissan’s head-honchos met up for a bit of a sit down and a press conference, where they shared […]

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Report: Cooperatively built Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti models won’t be obviously badgineered

Badgineering (badge + engineering) over time has proven to barely work as American automobile manufactures learned the hard way, for example taking a Ford Crown Victoria, giving it some new headlights and taillights, a separate grille, and a half-assed slightly-improved interior proved to hardly be a successful formula. Though alternatively, in some cases, cooperative projects […]

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Report: Alpine to launch in 2016 with “low-weight, sporty” AS1

We’ve been told for a while now that Renault has been planning a relaunch of the famed Alpine marque – but what we don’t know is when. It’s already been three years since the French automaker first teased the world with the A110-50 concept. We’ve seen prototypes run at Le Mans with Alpine branding. And […]

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The NHTSA demands a national recall of Takata airbags

The Takata airbag recall is the latest recall issue to hit the news since GM’s massive recalls over the past year. The problem has become so widespread that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a request of nationwide action as they continue to investigate. Due to the rise in finding deaths related to faulty […]

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Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti confirm to produce entry-level models in Mexico

Renault-Nissan and Daimler recently tied the knot not too long ago to work on joint ventures with each other. Following some recent rumors, both the Japanse/French and German conglomerates announced to be teaming up to produce compact Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz models at Nissan’s plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico. The first model expected to roll off that […]

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Renault-Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. announce official alliance

Renault-Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation officially announced to be joining forces to “explore several new projects covering shared products.” These products include future small-segment cars, including electric vehicles and hybrid technology. The automobile manufacturers will also collaborate on ‘Kei cars,” which are essentially super compact cars iconic with the Japanese market. But more importantly, the […]

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Report: Renault may build new Alpine A110 coupe on Alfa 4C chassis, and why you should be excited w/ video

Rumors have suggested that Renault has been working on reviving their classic Alpine brand along with a successor and modern interpretation of the classic Alpine A110 “Berlinette” sports coupe from the 1960s and 1970s. For those who are not familiar, Alpine was a small French automaker that specialized in motorsports and sports cars utilizing Renault […]

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Chilton's Renault 1975-1985 Repair & Tune Up Guide picture
Chilton's Renault 1975-1985 Repair & Tune Up Guide
Chilton's Renault 1975-1985 Repair & Tune Up Guide picture
Chilton's Renault 1975-1985 Repair & Tune Up Guide
CARBON Stone Chip Protection Bonnet Bra Car Bra Renault for Espace 4 picture
CARBON Stone Chip Protection Bonnet Bra Car Bra Renault for Espace 4
VINTAGE HUFFMAN 2 QT, OIL FILLER CAN, FORD T MODEL A ,CHEVY,DODGE,PACKARD GMC picture
VINTAGE HUFFMAN 2 QT, OIL FILLER CAN, FORD T MODEL A ,CHEVY,DODGE,PACKARD GMC
1984 1987 Renault Tie Rod End ES2230RL NEW NOS picture
1984 1987 Renault Tie Rod End ES2230RL NEW NOS