Renault–Nissan Common Module Family
|Common Module Family (CMF)|
|Body and chassis|
|Predecessor||Nissan B platform|
Nissan C platform
Nissan D platform
The Common Module Family (CMF) is a modular architecture concept jointly developed by car manufacturers Nissan and Renault through their Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi Alliance partnership. The concept covers a wide range of vehicle platforms.
CMF is aimed at reducing manufacturing costs and competing with similar previous concepts as Volkswagen Group's MQB. It consists of five groups of interchangeable, compatible modules: engine bay, cockpit, front underbody, rear underbody and electrical/electronic. According to the companies involved in the development, CMF is not a conventional platform but rather a manufacturing system which can be applied to different vehicles. The actual platforms are built combining a limited set of common modules: a single module can be used for different platforms, covering different classes of vehicles, and so allowing a greater standardisation of components between both Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi. Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi announced various variants developed using CMF: CMF-C (D for large and mid-sized vehicles; examples are the third-generation Nissan X-Trail and the second-generation Nissan Qashqai), CMF-B for subcompacts/supermini, CMF-A for smaller vehicles, and CMF-EV for alliance wide BEV. The CMF will initially be used in approximately 14 vehicle models worldwide with an estimated production of 1.6 million units annually. The first CMF vehicles were introduced through 2013 with Nissan's CMF-C/D models. The first CMF-A car, the Renault Kwid, was launched into the Indian market in September 2015. The first CMF-B model would be the second-generation Nissan Juke.
It is planned to adopt capital business tie-up in 2016. and to Mitsubishi Motors cars which it put in the Renault-Nissan alliance from 2019.
- 2013–present Nissan Qashqai/Rogue Sport (J11)
- 2013–present Nissan X-Trail (T32)/Nissan Rogue (T32)
- 2014–present Nissan Pulsar (C13)
- 2015–present Renault Espace V
- 2015–present Renault Kadjar
- 2015–present Renault Talisman/Renault Samsung SM6
- 2016–present Renault Mégane IV
- 2016–present Renault Koleos II/Renault Samsung QM6
- 2016–present Renault Scénic IV
- 2019-present Infiniti QX50
- 2015–present Renault Kwid/2019–present City KZ-E/Venucia e30/Dongfeng Aeolus EX1/Fengxing T1
- 2016–present Datsun redi-GO
- 2019–present Renault Triber
- TBA, Announcement of architecture variant but no specific models.
- 2019 Nissan Juke (second generation) — CMF-B
- 2019 Renault Captur — CMF-B 
- 2020 Dacia Sandero III — CMF-B
- 2020 Dacia Logan III — CMF-B
- TBA, unnamed Mitsubishi B-segment hatchback — CMF-B
- TBA, Mitsubishi RVR (fourth generation) — CMF-B
- TBA, Mitsubishi Outlander (fourth generation) — CMF-C/D
- TBA, Infiniti QX30/QX40
- Names of the platforms created using CMF.
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