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Renault Australia: Anouk Poelmann named managing director
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2nd May 2019
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Renault Australia: Anouk Poelmann named managing director

Anouk Poelmann has succeeded Andrew Moore as managing director of Renault Australia, after Moore's sudden departure on April 10. Poelmann has form with French brands in Australia. Having served on the Inchcape Australasia executive team, she headed up Peugeot Citroen Australia. The company says she has history of business turnarounds and disruptive transformations around the world. "I’m delighted to join Renault and to lead the brand’s Australian operations,” Poelmann said in a statement.
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2019 Renault Alaskan: Updated Navara twin revealed
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26th Apr 2019
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2019 Renault Alaskan: Updated Navara twin revealed

Renault's pickup partner to the Nissan Navara, the Alaskan, has been treated to a facelift and suspension overhaul. Headlining the changes is a fresh five-link rear suspension, which bumps peak payload to 1100kg. That's an increase of between 127kg and 146kg, depending on variant, while its 3500kg braked-towing capacity remains unchanged.
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Renault Clio Formula Edition on sale from $19,990
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23rd Apr 2019
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Renault Clio Formula Edition on sale from $19,990

Renault Australia has quietly introduced a special-edition version of the Clio dubbed the Formula Edition, which is now on sale from $19,990 drive-away. Based on the entry-level Life specification, the Clio Formula Edition adds a range of handy features for no price increase.
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Carlos Ghosn re-arrested on fresh charges
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4th Apr 2019
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Carlos Ghosn re-arrested on fresh charges

Carlos Ghosn, the former CEO of Renault and Nissan, has been re-arrested by Japanese authorities, alleging of the money paid from his discretionary fund to an affiliate in the Middle East was used for his own personal enrichment. Prosecutors turned up at Ghosn's residence in Tokyo before dawn to take the former executive in for further questioning. The Tokyo prosecutors office has told NHK, Ghosn was arrested for using ¥560 million ($7.1 million) of Nissan's money for personal gain.
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Derek Fung
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2020 Renault Megane spied
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29th Mar 2019
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2020 Renault Megane spied

The updated Renault Megane has been snapped for the first time by photographers this week, giving us an early preview of what's to come for the small car's mid-life refresh. Going by these images it appears the updated Megane will get revisions to the headlights, front grille and bumper, though it won't be drastically different from the model currently on sale.
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