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  1. Thursday 12 January 2017

  2. Vasseur explains reasons for Renault exit 09:43

    Vasseur explains reasons for Renault exit

    Frédéric Vasseur has explained the reasons behind his Renault exit, announced by the team earlier this week, stating that he and other chiefs "did not have…

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  3. Wednesday 11 January 2017

  4. Vasseur leaves Renault after one season 09:18

    Vasseur leaves Renault after one season

    Frédéric Vasseur will leave his role as Renault Team Principal after just one season onboard, the two parties agreeing to split with immediate effect by…

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  5. Tuesday 10 January 2017

  6. Hülkenberg: No thought of Mercedes switch 14:27

    Hülkenberg: No thought of Mercedes switch

    Nico Hülkenberg says he never thought about the possibility of switching to Mercedes following Nico Rosberg's retirement, as he was already "in love" with new…

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  7. Monday 9 January 2017

  8. Palmer: Lazy drivers will be tested in 2017 09:55

    Palmer: Lazy drivers will be tested in 2017

    Jolyon Palmer reckons drivers who have not worked hard enough in the gym over the winter will be "found out" due to the anticipated physical challenges of this…

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  9. Friday 6 January 2017

  10. Renault to unveil 2017 car on February 21 19:34

    Renault to unveil 2017 car on February 21

    Renault will unveil its 2017 Formula 1 challenger on February 21, the team confirmed on Friday. Renault returned to the sport as a manufacturer in 2016 but…

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  11. Interview: Vasseur on Renault's return 08:24

    Interview: Vasseur on Renault's return

    Renault returned to Formula 1 as a works team in 2016, after taking over Lotus. Although it suffered on track with an underdeveloped car, team chiefs were hard…

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  12. Tuesday 3 January 2017

  13. Palmer hopes Renault makes 'biggest step' 09:53

    Palmer hopes Renault makes 'biggest step'

    Jolyon Palmer is hopeful that Renault will be able to make the "biggest step" forward of the Formula 1 field in 2017, following the manufacturer's tough…

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  14. Monday 26 December 2016

  15. Hülkenberg: 2017 still 'build-up' for Renault 16:12

    Hülkenberg: 2017 still 'build-up' for Renault

    Nico Hülkenberg says he expects 2017 to be another "build-up" year for Renault, as the French manufacturer continues its push to return to the front of the…

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  16. Thursday 22 December 2016

  17. Latifi hopes to expand Renault F1 role 14:04

    Latifi hopes to expand Renault F1 role

    Nicholas Latifi says he hopes to expand his role with the Renault Formula 1 team, following his first year of being affiliated with the manufacturer in…

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  18. 2016 review: Renault's challenging return 08:03

    2016 review: Renault's challenging return

    GPUpdate.net's 2016 end-of-season reviews continue with Renault, which endured a tough transitional year, having purchased Lotus, while Kevin Magnussen and…

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  19. Saturday 17 December 2016

  20. Hülkenberg: F1 podium misses 'just life' 16:12

    Hülkenberg: F1 podium misses 'just life'

    Nico Hülkenberg says his failure to score a podium finish in Formula 1 so far is "just life", as he prepares to embark on a new chapter of his career with…

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  21. Thursday 15 December 2016

  22. Renault poaches Pilbeam from McLaren 14:26

    Renault poaches Pilbeam from McLaren

    Renault has announced the signing of Ciaron Pilbeam as its new Chief Race Engineer. Pilbeam started his Formula 1 career with BAR in the late 1990s…

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  23. Friday 2 December 2016

  24. Magnussen 'learned a lot' over Renault stint 10:32

    Magnussen 'learned a lot' over Renault stint

    Kevin Magnussen says he "learned a lot" from Renault over the course of the 2017 season, as he prepares to embark on the next chapter of his Formula 1 career at…

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  25. Monday 28 November 2016

  26. Palmer frustrated by 'unbelievable' tyre wear 14:30

    Palmer frustrated by 'unbelievable' tyre wear

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says "unbelievable" tyre wear hampered his efforts during the final Grand Prix of the year in Abu Dhabi, even before a clash with…

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  27. Sunday 27 November 2016

  28. Palmer enjoying recent qualifying run 07:32

    Palmer enjoying recent qualifying run

    Jolyon Palmer says that he is enjoying his recent qualifying form after he reached Q2 for the third time in four races at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  29. Sunday 20 November 2016

  30. Palmer: Early Monaco exit caused reset 11:30

    Palmer: Early Monaco exit caused reset

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says his early exit from the Monaco Grand Prix in May caused a reset to his approach, which eventually led to him retaining his…

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  31. Thursday 17 November 2016

  32. 05:42

    Video of the Day: Renault drivers try samba

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  33. Wednesday 16 November 2016

  34. Ocon held Renault talks before SFI deal 12:15

    Ocon held Renault talks before SFI deal

    Mercedes protégé Esteban Ocon has revealed that he held talks with Renault over a 2017 seat before he was signed by Force India on a two-year…

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  35. Tuesday 15 November 2016

  36. Magnussen: F1 'too careful' in wet weather 09:02

    Magnussen: F1 'too careful' in wet weather

    Renault driver Kevin Magnussen reckons Formula 1 is now "too careful" when it comes to racing in wet conditions, after an incident-packed and interrupted…

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  37. Monday 14 November 2016

  38. Palmer 'couldn't see anything' before crash 16:12

    Palmer 'couldn't see anything' before crash

    Jolyon Palmer says that he simply "couldn't see anything" in the moments before he ran into the back of Daniil Kvyat's car in Sunday's rain-lashed Brazilian…

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  39. Saturday 12 November 2016

  40. Ocon penalised for impeding Palmer in Q1 18:15

    Ocon penalised for impeding Palmer in Q1

    Esteban Ocon has been hit with a three-place grid penalty for the Brazilian Grand Prix after the stewards deemed that he impeded Jolyon Palmer in…

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  41. Friday 11 November 2016

  42. Magnussen: Renault's offer not good enough 09:05

    Magnussen: Renault's offer not good enough

    Outgoing Renault driver Kevin Magnussen says his offer from Renault was "not good enough" and that he made the choice to leave the outfit at the end of the…

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  43. Thursday 10 November 2016

  44. Renault's Sirotkin set for Brazil FP1 outing 18:06

    Renault's Sirotkin set for Brazil FP1 outing

    Renault test driver Sergey Sirotkin will pilot the team's RS16 during the first practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix on Friday. Sirotkin, 21…

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  45. Renault impressed by Palmer's progression 07:02

    Renault impressed by Palmer's progression

    Renault has hailed Jolyon Palmer's progression over the course of his rookie season in Formula 1 after confirming that he will be remaining with the team…

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  46. Wednesday 9 November 2016

  47. Renault retains Palmer for 2017 season 17:05

    Renault retains Palmer for 2017 season

    Renault has confirmed that Jolyon Palmer will continue to race for the manufacturer in Formula 1 next year, alongside new arrival Nico Hülkenberg, ending…

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  48. 'Magnussen to switch to Haas for 2017' 11:11

    'Magnussen to switch to Haas for 2017'

    Renault driver Kevin Magnussen is poised to make the switch to Haas for the 2017 season, alongside Romain Grosjean, according to several outlets, including the…

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  49. Monday 7 November 2016

  50. Vasseur still eyeing 2016 Renault progress 09:08

    Vasseur still eyeing 2016 Renault progress

    Renault team boss Frédéric Vasseur says the outfit can still make gains across the remaining two rounds of the current campaign, despite the bulk of the focus…

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  51. Sunday 6 November 2016

  52. Palmer: Mexico form lifts Brazil hopes 12:12

    Palmer: Mexico form lifts Brazil hopes

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says the manufacturer's pace in Mexico provides confidence that it can score a good result at next weekend's Brazilian Grand…

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  53. Friday 4 November 2016

  54. 10:12

    Video: Jolyon Palmer surprises shoppers

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  55. Tuesday 1 November 2016

  56. Vasseur: Magnussen's Mexico race 'puzzling' 14:40

    Vasseur: Magnussen's Mexico race 'puzzling'

    Renault team boss Frédéric Vasseur has described Kevin Magnussen's lack of pace during the Mexican Grand Prix as "puzzling," as the Dane slipped down the…

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  57. Sunday 30 October 2016

  58. Renault: Kerbs cracked Palmer's chassis 06:56

    Renault: Kerbs cracked Palmer's chassis

    Jolyon Palmer's seemingly minor error during the final practice session denied him the chance to participate during qualifying for the Mexican Grand…

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  59. Saturday 29 October 2016

  60. Palmer out of qualifying with cracked chassis 18:51

    Palmer out of qualifying with cracked chassis

    Jolyon Palmer will not take part in Saturday's qualifying session for the Mexican Grand Prix, with Renault forced to change his cracked chassis following final…

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  61. Tuesday 25 October 2016

  62. Palmer felt Renault required team orders 09:19

    Palmer felt Renault required team orders

    Jolyon Palmer felt Renault should have issued team orders to allow him past team-mate Kevin Magnussen during the United States Grand Prix. Palmer started…

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  63. Monday 24 October 2016

  64. Magnussen penalised over Kvyat pass 00:24

    Magnussen penalised over Kvyat pass

    Kevin Magnussen has been given a five-second time penalty for passing Daniil Kvyat off track during the United States Grand Prix, meaning the drivers swap…

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  65. Sunday 23 October 2016

  66. Renault: Nationality not the key for seat 12:22

    Renault: Nationality not the key for seat

    Speed, rather than nationality, will determine who completes Renault's driver line-up for the 2017 season, according to the brand's Managing Director, Cyril…

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  67. Saturday 22 October 2016

  68. Alonso backs Hülkenberg's move to Renault 10:22

    Alonso backs Hülkenberg's move to Renault

    Fernando Alonso has backed Nico Hülkenberg's upcoming switch to Renault, describing it as a "very good decision" for both parties, which could even lead to a…

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  69. Friday 21 October 2016

  70. Magnussen expects Renault decision soon 10:16

    Magnussen expects Renault decision soon

    Kevin Magnussen says it "hopefully won't be too long" before his future in Formula 1 is resolved, as he bids to remain with Renault into the 2017…

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  71. Thursday 20 October 2016

  72. Hülkenberg: Renault recovery will take time 18:00

    Hülkenberg: Renault recovery will take time

    Nico Hülkenberg says Renault's status as a manufacturer team was influential in his decision to move for 2017, and is aware that its rebuilding process will…

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  73. Tuesday 18 October 2016

  74. Magnussen repeats desire for Renault stay 08:03

    Magnussen repeats desire for Renault stay

    Kevin Magnussen has reiterated his desire to stay in Formula 1 with Renault for the long-term, following the manufacturer's decision to sign Nico Hülkenberg on…

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  75. Monday 17 October 2016

  76. Abiteboul: Renault now in midfield mix 13:05

    Abiteboul: Renault now in midfield mix

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul believes the squad is now capable of battling in Formula 1's midfield, following improvements across recent…

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  77. Saturday 15 October 2016

  78. Vasseur delighted by Hülkenberg signing 13:08

    Vasseur delighted by Hülkenberg signing

    Renault Team Principal Frédéric Vasseur says the squad has acquired "one of the very best drivers" available in Formula 1 after signing Nico Hülkenberg on a…

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  79. Friday 14 October 2016

  80. Renault: Hülkenberg experience vital for 2017 13:30

    Renault: Hülkenberg experience vital for 2017

    Renault Sport Chairman Jérôme Stoll says Nico Hülkenberg's experience in Formula 1 was vital to the team's decision to sign the German driver on a multi-year…

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  81. Renault signs Hülkenberg on multi-year deal 13:02

    Renault signs Hülkenberg on multi-year deal

    Renault has confirmed that Nico Hülkenberg will join its Formula 1 team in 2017 after the parties agreed a "multi-year deal", with the German driver describing…

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  82. Thursday 13 October 2016

  83. Bell: Renault rebuilding task underestimated 12:48

    Bell: Renault rebuilding task underestimated

    Renault Chief Technical Officer Bob Bell reckons the scale of the project facing the manufacturer is underestimated by outsiders, following the team's…

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  84. Monday 10 October 2016

  85. Palmer: Suzuka display stronger than Sepang 14:30

    Palmer: Suzuka display stronger than Sepang

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer reckons his performance at Suzuka was strong than his corresponding display at Sepang, despite missing out on another top 10…

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  86. Saturday 8 October 2016

  87. Palmer reckons best grid slot was possible 12:17

    Palmer reckons best grid slot was possible

    Jolyon Palmer reckons he could have achieved his best grid slot in Formula 1 had Carlos Sainz Jr. not spun during the closing stages of Q2 in Japan. Palmer…

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  88. Wednesday 5 October 2016

  89. Vasseur: Points show recent Renault progress 15:34

    Vasseur: Points show recent Renault progress

    Frédéric Vasseur believes that Renault has made a 'real step forwards' in recent races, after points finishes in two successive events. Renault scored…

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  90. Sunday 2 October 2016

  91. Palmer delights in 'overdue' first point 12:04

    Palmer delights in 'overdue' first point

    Renault Jolyon Palmer hailed his "overdue" maiden point in Formula 1 as he finished in 10th position at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Palmer came close to a top…

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  92. Friday 30 September 2016

  93. Renault: Valve problem led to Magnussen fire 12:12

    Renault: Valve problem led to Magnussen fire

    Renault Technical Director Nick Chester has confirmed that a problem with the valve on a fuel breather pipe triggered Kevin Magnussen's dramatic fire during the…

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  94. Renault hopes to run Magnussen in FP2 04:59

    Renault hopes to run Magnussen in FP2

    Renault is hopeful of fielding Kevin Magnussen during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix, despite his car dramatically…

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  95. First practice red flagged after Magnussen fire 03:38

    First practice red flagged after Magnussen fire

    Friday's first practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix was red flagged after Kevin Magnussen's car caught fire in the pit lane and mechanics struggled to…

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  96. Magnussen: Team-mate Palmer underrated 02:24

    Magnussen: Team-mate Palmer underrated

    Kevin Magnussen believes his reputation has been hindered by having a rookie team-mate, commenting that Jolyon Palmer is underestimated in Formula 1…

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  97. Wednesday 28 September 2016

  98. Abiteboul sure Renault can score more points 14:26

    Abiteboul sure Renault can score more points

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul is confident that the team can add to its points tally after Kevin Magnussen returned the outfit to the top 10 in…

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  99. Wednesday 21 September 2016

  100. Updated fuel gained Renault up to 0.2s/lap 09:12

    Updated fuel gained Renault up to 0.2s/lap

    Total, which supplies Red Bull and Renault with fuel, says that an upgrade it introduced at last weekend's Singapore Grand Prix led to lap time improvement of…

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  101. Tuesday 20 September 2016

  102. Latifi to carry out Renault demo at Spa 15:50

    Latifi to carry out Renault demo at Spa

    Renault test driver Nicholas Latifi will carry out a demonstration of the squad's 2012 machine at Spa-Francorchamps this weekend. Latifi linked up with…

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  103. Monday 19 September 2016

  104. Magnussen: Points will encourage Renault 10:12

    Magnussen: Points will encourage Renault

    Kevin Magnussen expects his points finish at the Singapore Grand Prix to provide a "boost" to Renault, which has endured a challenging return to works F1 team…

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  105. Friday 16 September 2016

  106. Renault will not rush 2017 driver decision 16:58

    Renault will not rush 2017 driver decision

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul insists the manufacturer has a variety of options regarding its 2017 driver line-up and will not rush into any…

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  107. Thursday 15 September 2016

  108. Palmer sure he's 'in the mix' for 2017 seat 12:28

    Palmer sure he's 'in the mix' for 2017 seat

    Jolyon Palmer is sure he is "in the mix" for one of Renault's vacant 2017 seats and believes that the remaining rounds provide a chance to prove he deserves to…

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  109. Monday 12 September 2016

  110. Renault set to re-use Magnussen Spa engine 13:12

    Renault set to re-use Magnussen Spa engine

    Renault says that the power unit used by Kevin Magnussen when he crashed heavily in Belgium will return to action as the sport prepares to begin a sequence of…

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  111. Saturday 10 September 2016

  112. Vasseur adamant Renault is making progress 10:46

    Vasseur adamant Renault is making progress

    Renault Team Principal Frédéric Vasseur remains adamant that the team is making progress despite a difficult performance on-track in 2016. Renault returned…

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