Renault SA is a French multinational vehicle manufacturer, which engages in the design and manufacture of automobiles and other motor vehicles. The company also offers tractors, farm machinery, and construction equipment. It provides passenger cars and light commercial vehicles; electric vehicles; sports vehicles; and power train components. The company also offers financing and insurance services; maintenance and repair services; car hire services; vehicle assistance services; consulting services; and vehicle customization services. It sells its vehicles under the brand names of Renault, Dacia, and Renault Samsung Motors. The company operates its business through the following segments: Automotive and Sales Financing. The Automotive segment comprises the production, sales, and distribution for passenger and light commercial vehicles. The Sales Financing segment involves Renault Credit International Banque and its subsidiaries for the distribution network and final customers. Renault was founded by Louis Renault in 1898 and is headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France.