VIENNA – Automobile Dacia SA, the Romanian car manufacturer owned 99.3% by Renault SA, has begun shipment of 65-hp 1.9L diesel engines to Renault. Dacia makes Renault’s F8Q diesel engine for use in its Dacia Solenza cars and Dacia 1305/1307 pickup trucks. Now the Romanian engines will be installed in the Renault Kangoo and its Kangoo Express commercial vehicle version. Dacia currently is shipping some 200 engines per week to Renault.
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