PARIS – The auto industry has used spy photographers to leak advanced news of its cars before, but a Renault SA website that teases the public about its new Laguna takes the idea to a new comedic level. At, Renault mocks itself in a short film. A spy photographer closes in on a camouflaged new Laguna on a Malaysian test track, catching Renault Formula 1 drivers Giancarlo Fisichella and Heikki Kovalainen behind the wheel before sneaking into the car and getting caught ...

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