GM and Lyft announce Strategic Alliance

General Motors and Lyft today announced a long-term strategic alliance to create an integrated network of on-demand autonomous vehicles in the U.S. GM will invest $500 million in Lyft to help the company continue the rapid growth of its successful ridesharing service. In addition, GM will hold a seat on the company’s board of directors. “We […]

Daimler and Renault-Nissan Alliance Break Ground for New Joint-Venture Plant in Mexico

Daimler and the Renault-Nissan Alliance on 3 September broke ground for their joint-venture manufacturing complex, COMPAS (Cooperation Manufacturing Plant Aguascalientes), in Aguascalientes in central Mexico, which will build next-generation premium compact vehicles for the brands Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti. “Today marks an important milestone for the partnership between Daimler and the Renault-Nissan Alliance. This new joint […]

Henniges Automotive, Anhui Tuosheng Auto-Parts Form Strategic Alliance

Henniges Automotive Holdings, Inc., a leading supplier of highly engineered sealing and anti-vibration systems for the global automotive market, announced it has formed a strategic alliance with Anhui Tuosheng Auto-Parts Co., LTD (ATA), a supplier based in Guangde,Anhui Province in China. Through this partnership, Henniges Automotive and ATA will share a technical and manufacturing alliance […]

Renault-Nissan announces new head for manufacturing engineering & SCM

The Renault-Nissan Alliance today announced that Jérôme Olive has been appointed Alliance Executive Vice President, Alliance Manufacturing Engineering & Supply Chain Management, effective Aug. 1. Olive, currently Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Logistics Europe, Renault s.a.s., replaces Shohei Kimura who will move to a new leadership position in manufacturing within the Nissan group. His new […]

Renault-Nissan Alliance Official COP21 Passenger Car Partner with Zero-Emission Fleet

Alliance to provide 200 pure electric vehicles to 2015 Paris climate conference The first fully electric shuttle service for United Nation’s climate conference Fleet to include Renault ZOE and Kangoo Z.E, Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 More than 50 charging stations powered by renewable energy to be established in and around Paris. The Renault-Nissan Alliance, the […]