Renault is a French multinational automobile manufacturer established in 1899. In the past, the company has manufactured trucks, tractors, tanks, buses, aircraft, and auto rail vehicles.
Renault was the ninth largest automaker in the world in 2016. By 2017 the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance became the world’s largest seller of light vehicles, replacing Volkswagen AG.
Renault is well known for its role in motorsport, especially rallying, Formula 1, and Formula E, along with its work on mathematical curve modeling for car bodies, which is essential to the history of computer graphics.