Opening of Wuhan plant
Renault celebrated the opening of its first plant in China, based in Wuhan as ‘Dongfeng Renault Automotive Company’ (DRAC) – the Renault Kadjar is to be built at the plant from 2016 for the Chinese market.
Renault Scénic reveal
The Renault Scénic, now in its fourth generation, some 20 years on since it created the compact MPV segment, was launched at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show, marking Renault’s complete renewal of its family car line-up in less than a year. The Grand Scénic was unveiled in May 2016.
Return to Formula One
Renault returns to F1 as a constructor with the Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team; Kevin Magnussen (Denmark) and Jolyon Palmer (Great Britain) are announced as drivers.
Clio 25th anniversary
Clio celebrates its 25th anniversary of going on sale in the UK on 29 March 2016. The Clio Cup championship celebrates the same milestone in April.