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12 April 2019 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Renault Sport Academy: Chinese drivers take centre stage at the Shanghai Grand Prix

Groupe Renault has lots of F1™ news from the Shanghai Grand Prix. First time ever for a Formula 1™ car in the streets of Shanghai with a Chinese driver behind the wheel and a second Chinese driver welcomed to Renault Sport Academy…. Portraits of these rising stars of Chinese motorsport on the eve of a historic 1,000th Grand Prix!

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15 February 2019 by Groupe Renault - Sports

Renault F1 team unveils its Renault R.S.19 single seater

Whispers run through the impatient crowd, the cameras click away... No, this isn’t the red carpet at Cannes: actually, we’re in England's green countryside. Let's go to Enstone and get a first look at the Renault R.S.19, shown for the first time to a crowd of journalists on February 12, 2019. The Renault F1 Team’s new single seater is ready to take on all-comers, with our two star drivers at the wheel.

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21 June 2018 by Isabelle BEHAR - Sports

RENAULT ALASKAN FORMULA EDITION: the stunning pick-up in Formula 1 colors

Coinciding with the 2018 Formula 1 Pirelli French Grand Prix, the Alaskan Formula Edition show-car will be revealed at the Fan Festival in Marseille on June 23 and 24, in the colors of the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team, alongside the F1 car. Full black bodywork with touches of gold on the grille, lower doors, skip door and sports bar illustrate the powerful, sporty mindset.

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24 November 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: A hot topic!

If the normal temperature of the human body is 37°C, the operating temperature of a Formula 1 car like the Renault R.S.17 is significantly higher – way beyond the scale of your average thermometer!

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27 October 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont

Mexican Grand Prix: Globe-trotting mechanics

Far beyond the public gaze, Formula 1’s army of mechanics play an absolutely crucial role in the sport. From car set-up to mid-race tyre changes, the outcome of grands prix very often rests in their hands.

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19 October 2017 by Caroline De Beaumont - Sports

United States Grand Prix: Bienvenido, Carlos!

The forthcoming race at the Circuit of The Americas will herald the arrival of a significant new member of Renault Sport Formula One Team. Already confirmed to compete for the squad in 2018, Carlos Sainz Jr will make an early debut for the team at this weekend’s United States Grand Prix, which will take place on Sunday at 9pm (CET). Welcome to the fold, Carlos!

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