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AUTO NEWS: Renault should sell Nissan stake and press ahead with FCA merger

  • Date: 03-07-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Europe Auto News

Renault should sell its 43 percent in Nissan and merge with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, says Bernstein analyst Max Warburton. In a letter to Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, Warburton writes that Renault should no longer cling to the idea that its alliance with Nissan can be preserved when all the indications are to the contrary. 

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AUTO NEWS: FCA, Renault hoping merger talks will restart

  • Date: 24-06-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Europe Auto News

Executives at Fiat Chrysler and Renault-Nissan remain open to the idea that a merger deal could still happen, but they warn that conditions imposed by each side could hurt efforts to restart talks, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the situation.

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AUTO NEWS: Japan played a hidden role in breakdown of Fiat Chrysler, Renault deal

  • Date: 21-06-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Europe Auto News

TOKYO/PARIS -- The Japanese government played a role in the breakdown of merger talks between Renault and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles earlier this month, weighing in with concerns that the combination could harm Nissan, people familiar with the matter said.

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AUTO NEWS: Renault CEO Bollore says 'nothing' is happening currently with Fiat Chrysler

  • Date: 20-06-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Europe Auto News

NEW DELHI -- Renault CEO Thierry Bollore said there is currently nothing happening between the French automaker and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, two weeks after the collapse of merger talks aimed at creating the world's third-largest automaker.

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AUTO NEWS: FCA-Renault merger revival possible - report

  • Date: 10-06-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Just Auto

A withdrawn proposal for a merger between Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) and Renault could be revived if a way can be found to alleviate Renault's alliance partner Nissan's concerns over future stakeholdings and influence, a report says.

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AUTO PRODUCTION: Fiat Chrysler, Renault face tall odds delivering on cost-cutting promises in merger

  • Date: 29-05-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Europe Auto News

Pressure to cut automotive pollution is driving the latest round of consolidation. Automakers are looking at multibillion-dollar bills to develop electric and hybrid cars and cleaner internal combustion engines.

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AUTO NEWS: Global automotive market report - Q4 2018

  • Date: 30-01-19
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Just Auto

The global vehicle market was virtually flat in 2018, but the fourth quarter showed a near 5% year-on-year drop on the back of a similarly sized decline posted in Q3. Dave Leggett takes a look at the market numbers and considers the outlook for 2019.

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