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Datsun brought back to life with French expertise


The French Japanese Renault-Nissan alliance has found that a mass-market automaker can also go down to ultimately go up – in terms of brand strategy, that is. In a nutshell, they both have affordable, entry-level brands: Dacia for Renault and Datsun for Nissan. The latter is a name that has numerous positive connotations for customers of a certain age in Europe ...
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