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Renault pilots infrastructure for tomorrow’s autonomous, connected cars with fleet of 1000 SCOOP-enabled Méganes

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SCOOP is a pilot project for the deployment of cooperative intelligent transportation systems. This EU project facilitates trials of future vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2X) connectivity solutions under real-world driving conditions. It is carried out alongside a range of partners in France, including the French Ministry for the Ecological and ...

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Sprinter crowned Van of the Year at Commercial Fleet awards

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The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been crowned Van of the Year at the prestigious Commercial Fleet Awards, held last night (30 November) in the Hilton Metropole, Birmingham. The Commercial Fleet Awards are judged by a panel of industry experts, including van operators themselves, who use these vehicles in their daily work. ...

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Bruno Poher is appointed Director of PSA Retail France

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Bruno Poher, 38, has been appointed Director of PSA Retail France, effective 1 January 2018. He will replace Hervé Krux, who has been promoted to Director of Peugeot Belgium Luxembourg, effective the same date. Bruno Poher will report directly to Xavier Duchemin, Senior Vice-President of PSA Retail. A graduate of ...

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Renault E.DAMS: 2017 HKT Hong Kong ePrix preview

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Equipped with the new Renault Z.E.17, drivers Sébastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost face possibly their sternest test yet in their defence for the colours of the French squad. The season debuts as per last season at one of the most exciting and spectacular tracks on the calendar. Cars will be ...

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Volkswagen will shape electric mobility of the future

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At the Los Angeles Auto Show Volkswagen is offering visitors a look at the future of its electric mobility campaign. Volkswagen is presenting three show cars at the Californian show – the compact I.D., the spacious I.D. BUZZ and the elegant I.D.CROZZ SUV. They represent a completely new vehicle architecture ...

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Lada expands the export geography

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LADA returns to Jordan: the first LADA showroom of the Global Vehicle Trading company was opened in the capital of the Kingdom – Amman. The event was attended by Mr. Boris Bolotin, Russian Ambassador to Jordan, Mr. Max Missana, Export Director at PJSC AVTOVAZ, Mr. Fayez Rasamny and Mr. Omar ...

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