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Automotive Press Release : 08 Feb 2018

Three game-changers in the Automotive industry in 2018 Automotive—08 Feb 18

New data-driven services, strong light-weight materials and a rapidly built out infrastructure for EVs (Electric Vehicles) are trends impacting the automotive industry the coming year. Stefan Issing, the Global Industry Director for Automotive at IFS,

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and DiDi Chuxing Sign MOU to Explore Car-sharing Partnership in China Automotive—08 Feb 18

PARIS, TOKYO, and YOKOHAMA, Japan--8 Feb--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
World's Leading Automotive Alliance to Explore Future Business Opportunities With Global Transportation Company

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world's leading automotive alliance, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with DiDi Chuxing ('DiDi'), the leading Chinese mobile transportation platform, to explore future business cooperation on a new electric vehicle car-sharing program in the People's Republic of China.

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The memorandum of understanding signed with DiDi underlines the commitment to new mobility services at the Alliance, including the launch of robo-vehicle ride-hailing services, as part of the Alliance 2022 strategic midterm plan launched last year by Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi.

Ogi Redzic, senior vice president of Connected Vehicles and Mobility Services for Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, said: "The potential business and technology opportunities that we will explore with DiDi are quite promising. This cooperation fits with the Alliance expansion in vehicle electrification, autonomy, connectivity and new mobility services."

Chen Ting, General Manager for the Express Mobility Group of DiDi Chuxing, said, "Strategic partner