Renault

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Renault S.A.
TypeSociété Anonyme
IndustryAutomotive industry
When it was created25 February 1899
People who started itLouis Renault, Marcel Renault, Fernand Renault
HeadquartersBoulogne-Billancourt, France
Area servedWorldwide (118 countries)
Key peopleCarlos Ghosn (Chairman and CEO), Patrick Pelata (COO)
Things madeAutomobiles, commercial vehicles, financing
Money earned33.71 billion (2009)[1]
Operating incomeDecrease (€955 million) (2009)[1]
ProfitDecrease (€3.125 billion) (2009)[1]
Employees124,300 (2009)[1]
SubsidiariesAutomobile Dacia (99.43%)

Renault Samsung Motors (80.1%)

Renault Sport
WebsiteRenault.com

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 fourth largest vehicle maker.[2] Headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, Renault owns the Romanian Automobile Dacia and the Korean Renault Samsung Motors. The Lebanese-Brazilian Carlos Ghosn is the current CEO. The company's most successful cars to date is 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. Retrieved 2010-03-21.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Renault