Renault

Ocon signing creates "another dynamic" at Renault

Ocon signing creates "another dynamic" at Renault

The Frenchman is replacing Nico Hulkenberg this year, after spending last season on the sidelines as a Mercedes simulator driver.Ocon, who last raced with Racing Point/Force India in 2018, began his F1 career as a Renault young driver."It's another dynamic," Abiteboul told Motorsport.com. "He will push...

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4 hours ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault can't use F1 2021 ambitions as excuse for poor 2020 season

Renault says its high ambitions for the 2021 Formula 1 season must not be used as an excuse if the team has a poor campaign this year

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4 days ago, Autosport, Renault

Renault "the main beneficiary" of F1's 2021 overhaul

Renault "the main beneficiary" of F1's 2021 overhaul

Following some turbulence at the top of the company – triggered by the sudden ousting of former boss Carlos Ghosn – Renault's interim management announced last year that it was reviewing all its activities, including F1.That review has been impacted by the confirmation of the 2021 regulations in October,...

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5 days ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault to hold “season opener” event in Paris | 2020 F1 season

Renault has announced it will hold a "season opener" event on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, but has not confirmed whether it will present its 2020 F1 car.

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1 week ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

Renault unveils date for its 2020 F1 launch

Renault unveils date for its 2020 F1 launch

The team will hold its official 2020 season presentation on February 12, one day after Ferrari is set to kick off F1’s ‘launch season’.The upcoming campaign will mark the fifth season since Renault returned to F1 as a manufacturer team, taking over the Enstone-based Lotus outfit.It finished ninth, sixth...

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1 week ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Renault Formula 1 team announces 2020 season launch date

Renault has revealed a February launch date for its 2020 Formula 1 campaign, in which it will be represented by Daniel Ricciardo and Esteban Ocon

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1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

2021 F1 rules changes key to Renault decision on future - Abiteboul

Renault Formula 1 team principal Cyril Abiteboul says the 2021 regulations and new Concorde Agreement will be key to the manufacturer's decision over its future in the championship

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1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

Ricciardo's arrival left Renault F1 team "naked"

Ricciardo's arrival left Renault F1 team "naked"

The French car manufacturer endured a rollercoaster 2019 campaign where the hype surrounding Ricciardo's arrival was tempered by reliability dramas, upgrade problems and a high-profile disqualification from the Japanese Grand Prix.But while the team may have preferred a much easier time, Abiteboul says...

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1 week ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Ricciardo's F1 arrival left Renault "naked" with "nowhere to hide"

Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul says Daniel Ricciardo's arrival last year left the Formula 1 team feeling "naked" with nowhere to hide, though being so exposed helped highlight its weaknesses

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1 week ago, Autosport, Renault

Ricciardo using off-season to build relationship with Renault | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Ricciardo using off-season to build relationship with Renault • McLaren won't "sacrifice" 2020 for 2021 • Yamamoto won't race in IndyCar

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2 weeks ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

2019 tech verdict: Renault reaches ahead, but falls back

2019 tech verdict: Renault reaches ahead, but falls back

In a season where it promised much, Renault fell well short of the goals it had set itself. Although the engine performed much closer to its rivals than before, the step forward it had expected to take on the chassis and aero side with the arrival of star driver Daniel Ricciardo simply didn’t happen.Having...

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4 weeks ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Christmas With Daniel Ricciardo

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4 weeks ago, WTF1, Renault

Ricciardo, Renault were "scratching our heads" during 2019 F1 lows

Daniel Ricciardo admits he and his Renault Formula 1 team were left "scratching our heads" at some of the lows they endured during the 2019 season

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1 month ago, Autosport, Renault

2019 F1 driver rankings #7: Daniel Ricciardo | 2019 F1 season review

Daniel Ricciardo no doubt hoped to be further ahead of the midfield when he signed for Renault, but produced some excellent drives in his first year at the team.

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1 month ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

Ricciardo: Renault thought backmarker-like lows were over

Ricciardo: Renault thought backmarker-like lows were over

Ricciardo joined Renault from Red Bull for this year and scored a best result of fourth, in Italy, but was only ninth in the drivers' championship as Renault slipped to fifth in the constructors'.The team failed to build on its fourth-place finish in the championship last year and had a rollercoaster...

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1 month ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

Ex-Renault F1 tech chief Chester tipped for Williams move

Ex-Renault F1 tech chief Chester tipped for Williams move

Chester worked at Renault through its various guises as 'Team Enstone', starting out at Benetton at the turn of the millennium before holding various roles as the team became Renault, then Lotus, then the Renault works team again. Earlier this month Renault announced Chester has started a period of gardening...

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1 month ago, Motorsport.com, Williams, Renault

Prost: Renault have to make a big decision now

Formula 1 legend Alain Prost has admitted that Renault will race in 2020 with a very firm focus on the “big opportunity” of the new rules in 2021 while suggesting next year will be another one of treading-water for them. The French works team’s goal is to join Mercedes, Ferrari and...

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1 month ago, Grand Prix 247, Renault

2019 F1 driver rankings #15: Nico Hulkenberg | 2019 F1 season review

Nico Hulkenberg was eclipsed by team mate Daniel Ricciardo from an early stage in the season, which ultimately spelled the end for his Formula 1 career.

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1 month ago, F1 Fanatic, Renault

Abiteboul: 2021 is a priority for Renault

Renault team boss Cyril Abiteboul has deemed the 2020 Formula 1 season crucial to the French team that have been firmly entrenched in the midfield this past year when podiums were their stated goal before the season began in Melbourne. Although missing its goal of getting closer to the top three teams...

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1 month ago, Grand Prix 247, Renault

Renault "exasperated" by rivals voting to keep "stupid" Q2 rule

Renault "exasperated" by rivals voting to keep "stupid" Q2 rule

The top three teams have had such a pace advantage this year that their drivers routinely qualified on medium tyres, often leaving just the four drivers starting in sixth to 10th places on softs, while while those behind with a free choice almost always went for mediums or hards.In Abu Dhabi last weekend,...

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1 month ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

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