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25 August 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Belgian GP: F1 cars under surveillance

Renault Sport Formula One Team keeps a very close eye on the behaviour of its two R.S.17s every time they take to the track – particularly around a circuit as long and demanding as Belgium’s famous Spa-Francorchamps. Thanks to telemetry, the squad’s engineers are always fully aware of everything that is going on.

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27 July 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Hungarian GP: A busy weekend for the drivers!

Although the actual racing lasts a little less than two hours, a typical grand prix weekend leaves the drivers with barely any respite during their four days at the circuit. We take a look at their programmes (local times, CET) at the Hungaroring…

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20 July 2017 by Groupe Renault - Sports

Slip behind the scene of the trials of ZOE e-Sport Concept with Nicolas Prost!

Ouest Parisien Circuit, Dreux (France), Tuesday 22 June 2017 – We invite you to discover the trials of ZOE e-Sport Concept, the punchy ZOE concept-car revealed at the Geneva Motor Show few months ago. Nicolas Prost, one of the pilots of the Renault e-Dams team, was present that day to test the vehicle. Discover his first impressions of driving: Guaranteed sensations...

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07 July 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Austrian Grand Prix: the race between the races

To enable the Renault R.S.17 to take to the track in Spielberg, Austria, on Sunday (July 9), it will require a team of almost 80 people and more than 40 tonnes of equipment at the circuit. No sooner will the chequered flag have fallen, than those same people and that same equipment will be packing up to begin the journey to the UK for the next grand prix just a week later – a race within a race for the team’s logistics department!

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28 June 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Alpine: Birth of the new A110

The first Alpine A110s will be shipping toward the end of 2017 in Europe. In the meantime you might like to take a closer look at some of the design, testing and manufacturing details behind the beginnings of the new Alpine A110.

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20 June 2017 by Christophe Deville - Sports

Alpine promoted to LMP2 podium at 24 Hours of Le Mans

Following post-race technical scrutineering, competitor no.13 was found guilty of infringements (modification to the bodywork and unauthorised repairs in parc ferme after the race). The Stewards therefore disqualified the car, with a direct impact on the standings for the event.

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