Nissan Confirms It Is in Talks Over Investment in Renault EV Unit

TOKYO—Renault SA and Nissan Motor Co. said Monday they were discussing ways to reinforce their partnership, including the possibility of an investment by Nissan in Renault’s new electric-vehicle unit.

The discussions over the possible Nissan investment are part of broader talks by the two auto makers over reorganizing their alliance, which dates back more than two decades, people with knowledge of the talks said last week.