Renault is to expand its 'Minute' aftersales format in the UK following its success in France. Such fast-fit centres complement existing dealerships and offer a useful means for vehicle manufacturers to try to increase their penetration in the lucrative parts and servicing market. Renault is to expand its network of 'Renault Minute' outlets in the UK in an effort to increase aftermarket penetration and dealer profitability. The French carmaker has 37 sites already offering the service with a further 13 planned, taking the overall total to 50.