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Renault S.A.
TypeSociété Anonyme
ISINFR0000131906 Edit this on Wikidata
IndustryAutomotive industry
Founded25 February 1899
FounderLouis Renault, Marcel Renault, Fernand Renault
Area served
Worldwide (118 countries)
Key people
Carlos Ghosn (Chairman and CEO), Patrick Pelata (COO)
ProductsAutomobiles, commercial vehicles, financing
Revenue33.71 billion (2009)[1]
Decrease (€955 million) (2009)[1]
Decrease (€3.125 billion) (2009)[1]
Total assets118,319,000,000 euro (2022) Edit this on Wikidata
Number of employees
124,300 (2009)[1]
SubsidiariesAutomobile Dacia (99.43%)

Renault Korea Motors (80.1%)


Renault S.A. is a French vehicle manufacturer producing cars, vans, buses, tractors, and trucks, and, in the past, autorail vehicles. Its alliance with Nissan makes it the world's ninth largest vehicle maker.[2] Headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, Renault owns the Romanian Automobile Dacia and the Korean Renault Samsung Motors. The company's most successful cars to date are the Renault Clio and the Renault Laguna, and its core market is Europe.[2] The company is known for numerous revolutionary designs, security technologies and motor racing.

Notable Cars[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Annual Results 2009" (PDF). Renault. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-08-21. Retrieved 2010-03-21.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Renault