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  1. Tuesday 21 June 2016

  2. Magnussen hails 'strong' Renault amid woes 11:28

    Magnussen hails 'strong' Renault amid woes

    Kevin Magnussen has hailed the "strong reaction" of his Renault squad despite the manufacturer enduring a troublesome campaign upon its full-scale return to the…

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  3. Wednesday 15 June 2016

  4. Palmer optimistic of upturn in fortune 10:04

    Palmer optimistic of upturn in fortune

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer is hopeful that he can encounter "better luck" at this weekend's European Grand Prix after a troublesome couple of rounds for the…

    F1
  5. Monday 13 June 2016

  6. Palmer happier with Renault handling 14:22

    Palmer happier with Renault handling

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says that he made "a lot of progress" with the handling of the RS16 over the course of the Canadian Grand Prix weekend. Palmer…

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  7. Friday 3 June 2016

  8. Palmer gets new chassis for Canada 13:07

    Palmer gets new chassis for Canada

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer will take on a new chassis for the Canadian Grand Prix after causing significant damage to his car when he crashed out of the…

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  9. Tuesday 31 May 2016

  10. Palmer a 'passenger' in Monaco accident 16:42

    Palmer a 'passenger' in Monaco accident

    Jolyon Palmer says he was merely a passenger as he crashed out of the Monaco Grand Prix when the first lap of green flag action got underway in treacherous…

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  11. Sunday 15 May 2016

  12. Magnussen penalised for Palmer collision 18:14

    Magnussen penalised for Palmer collision

    Kevin Magnussen has been handed a time penalty and two points on his license after he collided with Renault team-mate Jolyon Palmer during the closing stages of…

    F1
  13. Sunday 8 May 2016

  14. Palmer gets new chassis for Spain 11:44

    Palmer gets new chassis for Spain

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer will use a new chassis at next weekend's Spanish Grand Prix following the rookie's difficult start to the 2016 season. Palmer…

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  15. Tuesday 3 May 2016

  16. Renault to hold Silverstone filming day 09:02

    Renault to hold Silverstone filming day

    Renault will hold a Formula 1 filming day at Silverstone this Friday, with free admission for spectators. Race drivers Kevin Magnussen and Jolyon Palmer will…

    F1
  17. Sunday 1 May 2016

  18. Palmer sure Renault has solved issues 08:42

    Palmer sure Renault has solved issues

    Renault rookie Jolyon Palmer is confident that the outfit has addressed the issues which he believes have held him back across recent weeks. Palmer brought…

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  19. Saturday 23 April 2016

  20. Palmer hoping for upturn in form 16:18

    Palmer hoping for upturn in form

    Renault rookie Jolyon Palmer says he is hoping to revert to the performance level which he enjoyed on his Formula 1 debut in Australia, after a troublesome…

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  21. Monday 18 April 2016

  22. Winners and Losers: Chinese Grand Prix 16:32

    Winners and Losers: Chinese Grand Prix

    Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg extended his championship lead as his primary rivals were compromised once more in Shanghai. GPUpdate.net presents its winners and…

    F1
  23. Palmer slumps to last in 'tough' race 14:30

    Palmer slumps to last in 'tough' race

    Jolyon Palmer says the balance of his RS16 was "all over the place" as he and Renault endured a dismal showing at the Chinese Grand Prix. Palmer started from…

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  24. Saturday 16 April 2016

  25. Magnussen frustrated by early elimination 11:52

    Magnussen frustrated by early elimination

    Renault's Kevin Magnussen rued his inability to escape from the first knockout session at the Chinese Grand Prix, following a late effort from Sauber rival…

    F1
  26. Sunday 10 April 2016

  27. Palmer eager for recovery in China 12:30

    Palmer eager for recovery in China

    Jolyon Palmer is confident that he and Renault will be able to regroup at next weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, following a lacklustre showing in…

    F1
  28. Friday 25 March 2016

  29. Renault clears new front wing for Bahrain 12:38

    Renault clears new front wing for Bahrain

    Renault will run its new front wing design on both its cars at the Bahrain Grand Prix, following a successful evaluation with Kevin Magnussen at the season…

    F1
  30. Palmer 'more relaxed' after Formula 1 debut 09:08

    Palmer 'more relaxed' after Formula 1 debut

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says that he will head into next weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix feeling slightly "more relaxed" after a strong Formula 1 debut in…

    F1
  31. Sunday 20 March 2016

  32. Palmer frustrated to miss out on debut points 13:03

    Palmer frustrated to miss out on debut points

    Jolyon Palmer confessed he was frustrated to narrowly miss out on a top 10 finish as he made his Formula 1 debut for Renault at the Australian Grand…

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  33. Saturday 19 March 2016

  34. Magnussen encouraged by Renault strength 09:08

    Magnussen encouraged by Renault strength

    Renault driver Kevin Magnussen says the returning manufacturer did not expect to make it through to the second knockout session of qualifying at the Australian…

    F1
  35. Thursday 17 March 2016

  36. Palmer: Renault expectations 'pretty low' 07:56

    Palmer: Renault expectations 'pretty low'

    Jolyon Palmer has admitted that Renault's expectations for the upcoming Formula 1 season are "pretty low", as it returns to the sport as a full-fledged works…

    F1
  37. Saturday 5 March 2016

  38. Palmer: Pre-season 'a little bit disastrous' 08:06

    Palmer: Pre-season 'a little bit disastrous'

    Joylon Palmer has admitted that pre-season preparations for his rookie campaign have been a "little bit disastrous" as he suffered the bulk of the reliability…

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  39. Tuesday 23 February 2016

  40. Renault ends second test day early 14:56

    Renault ends second test day early

    Renault has ended the second day of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya earlier than planned, following a stoppage for Jolyon…

    F1
  41. Tuesday 9 February 2016

  42. Palmer: Maldonado 'not a bad driver' 10:06

    Palmer: Maldonado 'not a bad driver'

    Jolyon Palmer has defended Pastor Maldonado's abilities behind the wheel after the Venezuelan lost his Formula 1 drive at Renault ahead of the 2016…

    F1
  43. Monday 8 February 2016

  44. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Palmer on F1 debut

    F1
  45. Thursday 4 February 2016

  46. Palmer: 'Immense potential' at Renault 13:36

    Palmer: 'Immense potential' at Renault

    Jolyon Palmer says that he sees "immense potential" at Renault in the coming seasons, as the French manufacturer embarks on its latest chapter as a works…

    F1
  47. Vasseur confident over Renault drivers 07:25

    Vasseur confident over Renault drivers

    Renault's Racing Director, Frédéric Vasseur, has backed Kevin Magnussen and Jolyon Palmer to live up to the expectations of racing for a works team during the…

    F1
  48. Saturday 30 January 2016

  49. Palmer confirms choice of 30 as number 19:23

    Palmer confirms choice of 30 as number

    Jolyon Palmer has officially confirmed that he will use 30 as his permanent racing number throughout his career in Formula 1. Palmer spent 2015 as Lotus…

    F1
  50. Monday 4 January 2016

  51. Palmer sure Vandoorne will reach Formula 1 14:37

    Palmer sure Vandoorne will reach Formula 1

    Jolyon Palmer says he fully expects fellow GP2 champion Stoffel Vandoorne to reach the Formula 1 grid in the future, as the latter prepares to spend 2016 as…

    F1
  52. Tuesday 22 December 2015

  53. Renault confirms Maldonado, Palmer 10:57

    Renault confirms Maldonado, Palmer

    Renault has confirmed that it will field Pastor Maldonado and Jolyon Palmer during the 2016 season, ending speculation that the pair could be replaced following…

    F1
  54. Tuesday 15 December 2015

  55. Palmer: Giving up was not an option 16:12

    Palmer: Giving up was not an option

    Manor Marussia has not yet confirmed its line-up but as it stands Lotus/Renault driver Jolyon Palmer will be the only rookie on the 2016 grid. The 2014 GP2…

    F1
  56. Tuesday 8 December 2015

  57. Lotus expects Renault to keep drivers 08:55

    Lotus expects Renault to keep drivers

    Renault's purchase of Lotus is unlikely to impact the team's 2016 driver line-up of Pastor Maldonado and Jolyon Palmer, according to current CEO Matthew…

    F1
  58. Friday 13 November 2015

  59. Lotus fined for unsafe Palmer release 16:00

    Lotus fined for unsafe Palmer release

    Lotus has been fined €1,000 after reserve driver Jolyon Palmer was released from the garage into the path of McLaren's Jenson Button during the first practice…

    F1
  60. Tuesday 10 November 2015

  61. Palmer, Wehrlein to team up for RoC 08:42

    Palmer, Wehrlein to team up for RoC

    Jolyon Palmer and Pascal Wehrlein will again team up for this year's Race of Champions, which takes place at London's former Olympic Stadium from November…

    F1
  62. Friday 30 October 2015

  63. Palmer gets FP1 outings for rest of 2015 13:04

    Palmer gets FP1 outings for rest of 2015

    Jolyon Palmer will take part in first practice at the final three rounds of the campaign in Mexico, Brazil and Abu Dhabi, ahead of his Formula 1 graduation in…

    F1
  64. Thursday 29 October 2015

  65. Gastaldi explains Palmer promotion decision 10:42

    Gastaldi explains Palmer promotion decision

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi is sure that Jolyon Palmer will acquit himself well as the Briton prepares to make his debut in the sport next…

    F1
  66. Friday 23 October 2015

  67. Palmer gets Lotus race seat for 2016 22:22

    Palmer gets Lotus race seat for 2016

    Lotus has completed its driver line-up for the 2016 season, with Jolyon Palmer, who has spent 2015 in a reserve role with the team, stepping up to a race seat…

    F1
  68. Lotus alters practice run plan due to weather 15:36

    Lotus alters practice run plan due to weather

    Lotus has altered its run plan for the opening day of practice at the United States Grand Prix, due to the poor weather conditions arriving at the Circuit of…

    F1
  69. Thursday 8 October 2015

  70. Palmer gets 10th practice outing at Sochi 14:57

    Palmer gets 10th practice outing at Sochi

    Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer is poised to make his 10th free practice appearance of the season with the team at this weekend's Russian Grand…

    F1
  71. Friday 25 September 2015

  72. Palmer waiting on Haas F1 announcement 06:48

    Palmer waiting on Haas F1 announcement

    Jolyon Palmer still has his sights set on graduating to a race seat with Lotus in 2016, but admits he is waiting on Haas F1's driver announcement for the…

    F1
  73. Thursday 24 September 2015

  74. Palmer set for another FP1 run at Suzuka 09:18

    Palmer set for another FP1 run at Suzuka

    Lotus test and reserve driver Jolyon Palmer is expected to make another Friday practice outing with the team at this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix. Palmer…

    F1
  75. Tuesday 14 July 2015

  76. Palmer sure he still has 2016 chance 09:51

    Palmer sure he still has 2016 chance

    GP2 champion and Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer is adamant that he is still in contention for a 2016 race seat with the team, despite recent suggestions to…

    F1
  77. Friday 26 June 2015

  78. Palmer ruled out of 2016 Lotus seat 12:06

    Palmer ruled out of 2016 Lotus seat

    Lotus Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi says that Jolyon Palmer must wait until 2017 before a race seat opens up at the squad. GP2 Champion Palmer…

    F1
  79. Thursday 11 June 2015

  80. Palmer gets next five practice sessions 12:50

    Palmer gets next five practice sessions

    Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer has confirmed that he will be making Friday practice appearances with the team at the next five European events. Palmer…

    F1
  81. Thursday 14 May 2015

  82. Palmer: Track time crucial to prove worth 14:09

    Palmer: Track time crucial to prove worth

    Jolyon Palmer says racking up as much track time as possible this season is crucial if he is to prove that he deserves a full-time seat in Formula 1 next…

    F1
  83. Wednesday 13 May 2015

  84. Palmer ends Barcelona test on top 17:01

    Palmer ends Barcelona test on top

    Jolyon Palmer ended the first in-season test of 2015 on top of the times after he posted a late lap on the Super Soft tyres in the Lotus E23 Hybrid at the…

    F1
  85. Tuesday 5 May 2015

  86. Palmer gets Barcelona test outing 18:17

    Palmer gets Barcelona test outing

    Lotus Reserve Driver Jolyon Palmer will receive a day's worth of running in the squad's E23 Hybrid during next week's in-season test at the Circuit de…

    F1
  87. Friday 10 April 2015

  88. Palmer enjoys Lotus practice debut 10:10

    Palmer enjoys Lotus practice debut

    Lotus reserve Jolyon Palmer was pleased with his performance as he made his Formula 1 practice debut at the Chinese Grand Prix. Having sampled the E23 during…

    F1
  89. Friday 27 March 2015

  90. Palmer to make practice debut in China 15:58

    Palmer to make practice debut in China

    Reigning GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer will make his Grand Prix weekend debut for Lotus at the next round in China when he takes part in the opening practice…

    F1
  91. Friday 20 February 2015

  92. Palmer enjoys first taste of Lotus E23 21:26

    Palmer enjoys first taste of Lotus E23

    Lotus third driver Jolyon Palmer was in high spirits after his first laps in the team's E23 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Friday. The reigning GP2…

    F1
  93. Monday 26 January 2015

  94. Palmer: Lotus reserve deal a 'no brainer' 13:25

    Palmer: Lotus reserve deal a 'no brainer'

    Reigning GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer says joining Lotus as its reserve driver was a "no brainer", due to the amount of track time he is set to receive this…

    F1
  95. Tuesday 20 January 2015

  96. Palmer named as Lotus reserve driver 14:15

    Palmer named as Lotus reserve driver

    Lotus has announced that GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer will act as the team's test and reserve driver for the 2015 Formula 1 season. Palmer took four wins and…

    F1
  97. Thursday 8 January 2015

  98. Palmer aiming for reserve driver role 16:13

    Palmer aiming for reserve driver role

    Reigning GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer says he is targeting a test driver role with a Formula 1 team this season after missing out on a race seat. While title…

    F1
  99. Sunday 7 December 2014

  100. 05:06

    Video of the Day: Palmer's route to GP2 title

    GP2
  101. Wednesday 3 December 2014

  102. Palmer confirmed for Race Of Champions 14:14

    Palmer confirmed for Race Of Champions

    GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer has joined the line-up for this year's Race Of Champions in Barbados. Palmer, 23, claimed four wins and eight further podiums en…

    GP2
  103. Tuesday 25 November 2014

  104. GP2 champion Palmer eyes Force India role 16:11

    GP2 champion Palmer eyes Force India role

    GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer says he would like to occupy a role in Formula 1 with Force India, after testing for the team in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Palmer…

    F1
  105. Saturday 11 October 2014

  106. Champion Palmer hails 'dream' season 18:20

    Champion Palmer hails 'dream' season

    Jolyon Palmer hailed his "dream season" after he clinched the GP2 title with three races of the year remaining with victory in Russia. Palmer's triumph at…

    GP2
  107. Palmer claims GP2 title with Russia win 14:45

    Palmer claims GP2 title with Russia win

    Jolyon Palmer clinched the 2014 GP2 title after winning Saturday's Feature Race in Russia while nearest title rival Felipe Nasr finished outside of the…

    GP2
  108. Friday 12 September 2014

  109. Palmer optimistic over 2015 F1 chances 15:52

    Palmer optimistic over 2015 F1 chances

    GP2 championship leader Jolyon Palmer says he is "optimistic" that he will be on the Formula 1 grid in 2015. Palmer, 23, currently holds a 41-point lead in…

    F1
  110. Sunday 7 September 2014

  111. Palmer extends lead with Sprint Race win 10:21

    Palmer extends lead with Sprint Race win

    Jolyon Palmer recovered from a tough start to the Monza GP2 weekend by extending his title lead with victory in Sunday's Sprint Race. Palmer, who battled…

    GP2
  112. Friday 5 September 2014

  113. Palmer thrown out of GP2 qualifying 20:29

    Palmer thrown out of GP2 qualifying

    GP2 Championship leader Jolyon Palmer will start Saturday's Feature Race at Monza from 26th place on the grid after he was excluded from the qualifying…

    GP2
  114. Saturday 19 July 2014

  115. Evans wins thrilling GP2 Feature Race 16:01

    Evans wins thrilling GP2 Feature Race

    Mitch Evans pulled off a phenomenal Feature Race victory at a hot Hockenheim as GP2 celebrated its 200th race with a close fight for the top three…

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