Irish Independent

Low-cost carmakers Dacia and Seat shine in fragile European recovery
Irish Independent
Renault's no-frills Dacia brand posted an 11 percent increase, thanks to models such as the Duster SUV, helping the group's deliveries to rise 3.9 percent and raising its market share to 9.5 percent. European leader Volkswagen's sales rose 2.5 percent ...
UPDATE 2-Low-cost carmakers outperform fragile European recoveryReuters
Low-cost carmakers shine in fragile European recoveryeuronews

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Indian Autos Blog (blog)

Renault/Dacia's sub-Duster mini SUV (EcoSport rival) – Rendering
Indian Autos Blog (blog)
Renault-owned Dacia is developing a sub-Duster mini SUV, road tests of which have already started in Europe. The vehicle will be a budget proposition and will be positioned against cars like the Ford EcoSport and similar crossovers. Auto Bild has ...

Business Recorder

Romanian Dacia sales in Europe up by 26.4%, surpassing Spanish Seat and ...
Romanian Dacia car sales recorded a 26.4% year-on-year increase in Europe between January and November 2014, and Dacia's market share increased from 2.3% to 2.8%, according to the statistics from the European Automobile Manufacturers Association ...
Auto Sales Inch Higher in EuropeNew York Times
Low-cost carmakers outperform as European car sales rise 1% in NovemberAutomotive News
European auto sales rise at slowest rate in year on economyNewsday
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Dacia Low-Cost Offensive to Continue With Four New Models, We Don't Believe ...
After Renault acquired Romanian-based Dacia, the Frenchies turned around the brand into the low-cost vehicle manufacturer it is today. Years before the first Logan came on the scene, both the media and Renault were boasting that it'll be priced at just ...
Renault plans Datsun type budget brand: To be made in association with NissanRush Lane (blog)

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Rush Lane

Widespread Corrosion Issues Makes UK Dacia Duster Owners Call them "Rusters"
Carscoops (blog)
I've been watching the Dacia UK owners' forum for over a year now, seeing how the manufacturer was handling the plethora of rust complaints for brand new Dusters. Early adopters described rust appearing on many body panels and even on some bolts and ...
Renault (Dacia) Duster called as Rusters in the UK due to corrosion issuesRush Lane (blog)

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2015 Dacia Duster review
The car is said to be the second most expensive purchase you will make in a lifetime. But exactly how expensive varies significantly. In the incredibly cheap camp we have the 2015 Dacia Duster, the UK's cheapest sports utility vehicle. This particular ...

Motoring Research

Euro NCAP surprise for Vauxhall, MINI (and Dacia slammed)
Motoring Research
These four small cars were at least praised in other areas though – unlike the Dacia Logan MCV, whose passenger compartment suffered “extensive deformation and could clearly not withstand any further loading”. As a result, it was a meagre three-star ...
Dacia Logan MCV Awarded 3 Stars by the Euro NCAP Over Poor Protection ...autoevolution
Porsche Premieres with 5 Star Macan, Dacia Logan Falls BehindThe Auto Channel (blog)
Porsche Macan gets five-star crash ratingNews - What Car?
Carscoops (blog)
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Carscoops (blog)

Alleged New Dacia Mini Crossover Looks Really Tall and Narrow
Carscoops (blog)
It could come to Europe too, and it would really have no reason not to – there would be space on the market for one, and it would not interfere with Dacia's current range of cars. Well, maybe it would step on the toes of the Sandero Stepway, but then ...


Dacia Logan MCV Estate Video Review
We put the Dacia Logan estate to the test to see if it really is a lot of car for the money. With a starting price under £8,000, the Dacia Logan MCV estate is a budget load-lugger with an unbelievable price, fitted with small petrol and diesel ...

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Romanian Dacia sales in Germany, down 2.2% in November
Sales of new Dacia cars in Germany dropped by 2.2% year-on-year in November, but the Romanian brand's sales increased by 7.7% in the first 11 months of the year, compared to same period in 2013, an increase three times higher than the market.

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