Erstwhile Franco-Kenosha Hero Finds Itself In Crusher's Snowy Anteroom

In spite of George C. Scott's endorsement, the Renault Alliance GTA failed to save American Motors. Few remain on the street today, but here's one that managed to evade The Crusher for more than 20 years. » 1/23/10 6:00pm 1/23/10 6:00pm

George C. Scott Will Grease His Renault GTA's Gears With The Living…

With Renault's American partner, AMC, on the ropes in 1987, the lords of Kenosha decided that a factory-hot-rod version of the AMC-ified Renault 11 would be just the thing to fend off disaster. » 12/20/09 11:00am 12/20/09 11:00am

Renault Alliance: The Car That Saved AMC!

All right, that headline isn't quite what you'd call accurate; actually the Alliance probably hastened » 10/27/08 3:40pm 10/27/08 3:40pm AMC's demise by a few years; while Chrysler could get a great big bailout from Uncle Sam, AMC- not being considered "too big to fail"- had to get bailed out by the government. The - and its later Encore spinoff- was…