Patent Number: 8,720,982

Title: Arrangement for a front portion of a motor vehicle

Abstract: An arrangement for a front portion of a motor vehicle, including at least one structural box element including two substantially longitudinal intermediate beams and two upper substantially longitudinal elements at an end of which is attached a transverse technical element and supporting parts of the vehicle, the front portion supporting at least two headlights of the vehicle, a bumper, and two abutments for closing an associated hood. The transverse element includes at least two opposing upper transverse arms extending from a central portion and an end of each of which is attached to the upper longitudinal elements and includes a mechanism attaching at least one attachment tab of an associated headlight, at least one attachment point of the bumper, and the hood-closing abutment.

Inventors: Dupont; Christophe (Vimy, FR), Hourdel; Alain (Forges les Bains, FR), Le Roch; Yannick (Saint Leger en Yvelines, FR), Pichaud; Sylvie (Gif sur Yvette, FR), Vasseur; Nicolas (Farbus, FR)

Assignee: Renault S.A.S.

International Classification: B62D 25/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018