MUMBAI – Mahindra Renault Ltd., which builds and sells the no-frills Logan small car in India, is being dissolved, with Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. planning to buy Renault SA’s 49% share of the joint venture as conflicting philosophies drive a wedge in the partnership. The French auto maker is shifting its strategy in India away from low-cost cars and toward a more traditional niche with other European marques. The JV, inked in 2005, had an excellent beginning when it launched in 2007. ...
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