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Renault focused on Spa and Monza engine gains

Renault is bringing upgrades to the races in Belgium and Italy in order to get "a clear picture of the ranking" of each power unit at Monza. While Red Bull was competitive throughout the Hungarian Grand...

Read 19 hours ago, RACER, Renault

Robert Kubica 'delivered well' in Hungary F1 test - Renault

Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul says Robert Kubica “delivered well” during his recent test in a 2017-spec Formula 1 car at the Hungaroring. Kubica, 32, was afforded a day in Renault’s...

Read 21 hours ago, Grand Prix Times, Renault

Renault says return to points 'vital' in Belgium

Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul says it is “vital” that the manufacturer returns to the points-paying positions in Belgium as it strives to end the season fifth in the championship. Renault...

Read 23 hours ago, Grand Prix Times, Renault

F1: Renault's Belgium preview

Cyril Abiteboul and Remi Taffin look ahead to round 12 of the 2017 F1 season.

Read 1 day ago, Pitpass, Renault

Renault bringing engine upgrades at next two races | 2017 Belgian Grand Prix

Renault will upgrade its engine in time for the next two races on F1's most power-demanding circuits.

Read 1 day ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

F1: Renault taking upgrades to Spa and Monza

Renault is to introduce engine updates for "power hungry" circuits in Belgium and Italy.

Read 1 day ago, Pitpass, Renault

Renault set for engine updates at Spa and Monza

Renault set for engine updates at Spa and Monza

The French manufacturer was hit by reliability headaches in the early part of the season and remains third in the engine pecking order, behind Mercedes and Ferrari. Although it is not planning any major...

Read 1 day ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault bringing software and hardware updates for Spa and Monza

Renault will bring software and hardware Formula 1 engine updates to the upcoming Belgian and Italian Grands Prix, says engine chief Remi Taffin

Read 1 day ago, Autosport, Renault

Renault still needs to recruit and expand, says Cyril Abiteboul

The Renault Formula 1 team still needs to recruit more staff and build bigger facilities to achieve its potential, says Cyril Abiteboul

Read 2 days ago, Autosport, Renault

Renault F1 team still feels understaffed

Renault F1 team still feels understaffed

Renault recruited intensively after reacquiring Lotus to re-establish its works entry in 2016, working to rebuild a team that had lacked investment under its previous Genii ownership.It added over 80 staff...

Read 3 days ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault had to pause development for "drastic" upgrade

Renault had to pause development for "drastic" upgrade

An update package headlined by a new floor was introduced on Nico Hulkenberg's car for the British Grand Prix.It brought an immediate performance upturn and almost a first top-five finish of 2017 before...

Read 5 days ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault paused development for 'drastic' change for its 2017 F1 car

The Renault Formula 1 team had to effectively pause development for a spell this season because of the scale of change that its Silverstone upgrade required

Read 5 days ago, Autosport, Renault

The 2018 F1 driver market: Renault’s Kubica question | 2018 F1 season

Could Robert Kubica return to F1 with Renault in 2018 - or before? And if not, who else is in the frame to join F1's most-improved team of 2017?

Read 1 week ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

Renault admits it changed "too much" with 2017 engine

Renault admits it changed "too much" with 2017 engine

Having felt that its own power unit had reached the limit of development, Renault embarked on a concept revamp to give itself scope to close in on the benchmark Mercedes and Ferrari engines.But after the...

Read 1 week ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault says it made to big a change to F1 engine for 2017 season

Renault admits it made too big a change with its Formula 1 engine over the winter, and has paid the price with reliability struggles this season

Read 1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

Abiteboul: Palmer could be with Renault for another year

<> Jolyon Palmer may be under fire, as his performances in his second season in Formula 1 have hardly been inspirational, but his Renault team chief Cyril Abiteboul is adamant that the Briton...

Read 1 week ago, Grand Prix 247, Renault

Hulkenberg: Renault needs a 'sweet' run for fifth in constructors'

Renault can still reach its fifth-place target in the 2017 Formula 1 constructors' championship but needs a run of "sweet" grand prix weekends to do it, says Nico Hulkenberg

Read 1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

Renault open to keeping Palmer if he "turns around" season

Renault open to keeping Palmer if he "turns around" season

Palmer has struggled through the first 11 races of 2017, failing to score a point or outqualify Renault teammate Nico Hulkenberg, who has made Q3 six times, scored 26 points and sits 10th in the championship.Palmer’s...

Read 1 week ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault F1 team open to keeping Jolyon Palmer for 2018

The Renault Formula 1 team says it is open to retaining Jolyon Palmer for 2018, if he can lift his disappointing form in the second half of this season

Read 1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

Renault update success "an important breakthrough" - Hulkenberg

Renault update success "an important breakthrough" - Hulkenberg

Recent developments, including a new floor that first arrived at the British Grand Prix, have helped propel Renault to near the front of the midfield battle in pace terms – even if it is still eighth in...

Read 1 week ago, Motorsport.com, Renault