Ten years after the last edition at the Magny-Cours circuit, the French Grand Prix is back in the F1 calendar and making its return to the Circuit Paul-Ricard at Le Castellet on June 24, 2018. Competition has always been in the DNA of the company, which is celebrating its 120th birthday this year.
A new race driver & a new partnership. Christmas is not around yet but Renault fans can enjoy the two big news Renault Sport Racing is giving them as gifts.
The simulator has become an essential tool in Formula 1. From the outside, it may seem to resemble a video game but, in reality, it serves an extremely serious purpose for Renault Sport Formula One Team.
So tyres – they’re essentially just a bunch of lookalike, big circular chunks of black rubber, aren’t they? Not in Formula 1, where drivers have access to a full colour-coded range – and where making the correct choice is absolutely crucial.
Formula 1 has embraced a bold new era in 2017. Longer, wider and with enhanced aerodynamics, the cars are faster than their predecessors to the tune of several seconds per lap – as will almost certainly be proven in this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix (April 7-9), the second round on the world championship calendar.
A week after tackling the Texas grasslands, the Renault Sport Formula 1 Team is kicking up another gear as it readies itself to take on the Mexican Grand Prix – a race whose altitude is as high as its searing top speed!
While behind-the-scenes, preparations for 2017 are already in full flow (as evidenced by the recent announcement that Germany’s Nico Hülkenberg has been recruited for next season), there is still plenty of mileage left in 2016.
Formula 1’s whirlwind tour continues! Just one week after the Malaysian Grand Prix, where Jolyon Palmer picked up his first championship point, Renault Sport Formula One Team has moved on to Japan for one of the most eagerly-awaited races of the season. In addition to the cultural interest associated with any trip Japan, the challenge of Suzuka is always one of the season’s highlights.
Buoyed by Kevin Magnussen’s points finish on the streets of Singapore last time out, Renault Sport Formula One Team is ready to embark upon the second leg of Formula 1’s Asian odyssey in Malaysia this weekend (September 30-October 2).
Following a run of European grands prix, Formula 1’s travelling circus is heading back overseas this weekend (September 16-18), with Renault Sport Formula 1 Team Asia-bound for the forthcoming Singapore Grand Prix.