Intra-Team Battles: Hulkenberg vs Sainz at Renault

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We have talked a lot about the intense and sometimes acrimonious rivalries in a team between their drivers. But sometimes the rivalries can be healthy too. We look at one such potential battle between Nico Hulkenberg and Carlos Sainz Jr, within a team on the rise – the Renault Sport Formula One Team. The Hulkenberg […] READ MORE


Who should the Williams 2018 drivers be?

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Following the seismic announcement of the McLaren/Renault/Honda/Toro Rosso/Carlos Sainz deal at the Singapore Grand Prix, and Sergio Perez’s contract extension with Force India, the next major piece of Formula 1’s driver market puzzle lies with Williams. Neither Lance Stroll or Felipe Massa are confirmed to be driving there next year, and there are options available. […] READ MORE


Jolyon Palmer determined to keep Renault seat for 2018

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Jolyon Palmer has said that he is determined to retain his seat at Renault for 2018, although he faces stiff opposition to hold onto the final seat available at the team. Jolyon Palmer determined to keep Renault seat for 2018 Palmer made his Formula 1 debut for Renault in 2016 where he partnered Kevin Magnussen. […] READ MORE


Jolyon Palmer: “You cannot put a bubble around the drivers”

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Jolyon Palmer believes that Formula 1 cannot put a “bubble around” its drivers in its bid to improve safety in the sport. One such “bubble” that the Briton is speaking of is the implementation of the Halo device which will become mandatory in the series in 2018. Jolyon Palmer: “You cannot put a bubble around […] READ MORE


Jolyon Palmer could still save his seat at Renault

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Jolyon Palmer could save his seat at Renault for 2018, providing that he starts scoring points in the second half of the 2017 Season according to the team’s managing director Cyril Abiteboul. Jolyon Palmer could still save his seat at Renault Palmer made his Formula 1 debut last year for Renault and frequently struggled out […] READ MORE



Oliver Rowland aiming for Renault seat in 2018

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With Jolyon Palmer’s days at Renault being numbered, Oliver Rowland is aiming for a full time F1 race seat with the team in 2018, providing that he can excel in Formula 2. Oliver Rowland aiming for Renault seat in 2018 In an interview with Motorsport.com, Rowland said: “It’s quite clear for me that I have to […] READ MORE


Renault reportedly in talks with Sergio Perez for 2018

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Following a report released by L’Equipe, it has been revealed that Force India’s Sergio Perez is supposedly in talks with the Renault F1 Team for a place at the team to partner Nico Hulkenberg and replace Jolyon Palmer. Renault reportedly in talks with Sergio Perez for 2018 These reports come off the Monaco Grand Prix race […] READ MORE


Renault F1 Team reveal the R.S.17 in London

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The Renault F1 Team have become the second team this year to unveil their car for the upcoming 2017 Formula 1 Season, following the release of the Sauber C36 yesterday. Renault unveiled the R.S.17 in London where the new aerodynamic regulations for the 2017 Formula 1 Season were put on display. Like the Sauber C36, the Renault […] READ MORE


Renault F1 2016 Review

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Drivers: Kevin Magnussen – 16th, 7 points; Jolyon Palmer – 18th, 1 point Best grid position: 12th – Magnussen, Belgium Best race result: 10th – Magnussen, Russia 2016 World Constructors Championship Position (2015, 2014): 9th (6th, 8th) The rumoured Renault buyout of the troubled Lotus team eventually came to fruition, but it happened very late […] READ MORE