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Renault working to fix understeer issue for Canada

The Renault Sport F1 team believes that it has an answer to an understeer problem that has been...

Chester advocates one-year gardening leave for FIA staff

Renault Formula 1 technical chief Nick Chester has suggested that key personnel leaving the FIA for a role...

Bullish Renault expecting more mid-field tussles in Bahrain

After a positive start to its 2018 campaign in Mebourne - both as a team and manufacturer -...

Renault's new R.S.18 may struggle to keep its cool

Renault's quest for aerodynamic performance with the design of its new R.S.18 has led to cooling complications, admits...

Renault unfazed by blown wing illegality claims

Renault has denied that its blown rear wing contravenes F1's rules after rumors of a formal protest from...

Renault set for 'completely new car' in 2018

Renault F1 is looking to make a bold new start next season, with a completely different car being...

Abiteboul: Extra incentive to do well at Malaysia

Renault says it has extra motivation as it aims to keep its improving form going at the next...

Renault on the hunt for Williams in Singapore

Renault Sport F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul vows to hunt down and catch Williams in the Constructors' standings, starting...

Halo proving 'a little bit painful' for teams - Chester

Renault technical director Nick Chester says the introduction of the new Halo cockpit protection device is causing problems...

Palmer: 'I'm not superstitious, but...'

When it comes to bad luck so far in 2017, Jolyon Palmer is arguably rivalled only by the...

Renault follows suit in Barcelona with upgrade package

Renault's RS 17 chassis will enjoy another evolution in Barcelona this weekend as the French outfit follows the...

Hulkenberg unworried by Sirotkin's FP1 breakdown

Nico Hulkenberg was confident that Renault has taken care of the problem on his R.S.17, and doesn't expect...

Hulkenberg 'won't lose out' after FP1 spin

Nico Hulkenberg was able to get six laps of running completed in Shanghai before FP1 was curtailed by...

Nick Chester: '2017 the biggest challenge I remember'

Formula One is about to undergo a radical facelift with 2017-spec cars set to be bigger, faster and...

Red Bull one-two shows strengths of Renault package

Red Bull's one-two in the Malaysian Grand Prix shows the strengths of the Renault power unit package, according...

'Increased resources starting to help Renault performance,' says Chester

Renault will certainly take solace in the fact that it scored a championship point in each of the...

Renault explains cause of Magnussen fire

Renault has explained an experimental fuel breather appears to be the cause of Kevin Magnussen's fire during FP1...

Magnussen to race spare Renault chassis in Monza

Should he be deemed fit to race in this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix, Kevin Magnussen will have to...