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  1. Tuesday 22 August 2017

  2. Renault to update engine at Spa, Monza 09:04

    Renault to update engine at Spa, Monza

    Renault will bring software and hardware updates to the Belgian and Italian Grands Prix, as it pushes to close the gap to rival power unit…

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  3. Kubica 'delivered well' in 2017-spec F1 test 08:12

    Kubica 'delivered well' in 2017-spec F1 test

    Robert Kubica "delivered well" on his official Formula 1 test return at the Hungaroring earlier this month, according to Renault chief Cyril…

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  4. Wednesday 16 August 2017

  5. Mid-season review: Renault's steady progress 09:02

    Mid-season review: Renault's steady progress

    GPUpdate.net continues its mid-season review by reflecting on Renault's slow and steady progress since its full-time return, with wildly contrasting fortunes…

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  6. Friday 11 August 2017

  7. Latifi: F2 results will determine F1 chances 17:06

    Latifi: F2 results will determine F1 chances

    Renault-affiliated Formula 2 driver Nicholas Latifi says his results across the remainder of the campaign will determine whether he has a chance to step up to a…

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  8. Video: Renault drivers talk about 'le aerocat'... 15:02

    Video: Renault drivers talk about 'le aerocat'...

    Renault racer Nico Hülkenberg and reserve Sergey Sirotkin talk about the importance of 'le aerocat'...

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  9. Friday 4 August 2017

  10. Rowland 'second favourite' for Renault seat 11:09

    Rowland 'second favourite' for Renault seat

    Renault development driver Oliver Rowland reckons he is "second favourite" for a 2018 seat at the team, putting himself behind Robert Kubica on the…

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  11. Video: Kubica's official F1 return in slides 08:44

    Video: Kubica's official F1 return in slides

    A selection of photographs as Robert Kubica makes his official F1 test return at the Hungaroring.

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  12. Thursday 3 August 2017

  13. Q&A: Kubica on his official F1 test return 07:12

    Q&A: Kubica on his official F1 test return

    Robert Kubica spoke to media following his official Formula 1 test return at the Hungaroring on Wednesday. GPUpdate.net presents the full transcript as he…

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  14. Wednesday 2 August 2017

  15. Video: Kubica on Hungaroring test run 20:32

    Video: Kubica on Hungaroring test run

    Robert Kubica talks about his return to official F1 testing action with Renault in Hungary on Wednesday.

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  16. Kubica to be 'very, very realistic' after test 18:56

    Kubica to be 'very, very realistic' after test

    Robert Kubica says that he will take a "very, very realistic" approach over his chances of a full-time return to Formula 1, after appearing in an official test…

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  17. Vettel quickest as Kubica returns to action 12:04

    Vettel quickest as Kubica returns to action

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel led the way during the second morning of in-season testing at the Hungaroring, as Robert Kubica made his much-anticipated…

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  18. Trackside: Kubica's early laps in the R.S.17 11:21

    Trackside: Kubica's early laps in the R.S.17

    Robert Kubica completed his first laps in a 2017-spec F1 car at the Hungaroring on Wednesday, continuing a remarkable comeback push with Renault. GPUpdate.net…

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  19. In photos: First metres of Kubica's return 08:31

    In photos: First metres of Kubica's return

    Robert Kubica returned to action at an official F1 test with Renault at the Hungaroring on Wednesday, as part of in-season running. GPUpdate.net covers his…

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  20. Kubica makes F1 test return with Renault 08:10

    Kubica makes F1 test return with Renault

    Robert Kubica appeared in an official Formula 1 test session for the first time since 2011 when he rolled out of the pit lane in 2017-spec Renault machinery…

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  21. Tuesday 1 August 2017

  22. In photos: Kubica gears up for official return 15:31

    In photos: Kubica gears up for official return

    Robert Kubica returned to the Formula 1 paddock at the Hungaroring on Tuesday, gearing up for his first official test in over six years. GPUpdate.net documents…

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  23. Renault laments getting 'caught in procession' 11:13

    Renault laments getting 'caught in procession'

    Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul lamented a fruitless Hungarian Grand Prix for the team as Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer got "caught in quite a…

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  24. Monday 31 July 2017

  25. Hungarian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:22

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel overcame a steering issue to head a Ferrari 1-2 finish as the Red Bull drivers collided on the opening lap. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  26. Sunday 30 July 2017

  27. Hülkenberg hits out at 'asshole' Magnussen 16:40

    Hülkenberg hits out at 'asshole' Magnussen

    Renault driver Nico Hülkenberg labelled Kevin Magnussen's racecraft as "nasty" and described him as an "asshole" after the two came to blows during the…

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  28. Saturday 29 July 2017

  29. Hamilton wants 'special' Kubica to return 07:42

    Hamilton wants 'special' Kubica to return

    Lewis Hamilton says that he wants to see Robert Kubica make a full-time return to Formula 1 in 2018, describing him as a "real special" driver and "natural…

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  30. Friday 28 July 2017

  31. Hülkenberg set for five-place grid penalty 18:27

    Hülkenberg set for five-place grid penalty

    Nico Hülkenberg is set to drop five places on the grid from wherever he qualifies for the Hungarian Grand Prix due to an unscheduled gearbox change. An FIA…

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  32. Palmer says car 'didn't feel right' in FP2 17:04

    Palmer says car 'didn't feel right' in FP2

    Jolyon Palmer says his car "didn't feel right" from the beginning of second practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix, as he crashed out of the session. Palmer…

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  33. Thursday 27 July 2017

  34. Renault: Kubica won't replace Palmer in '17 09:48

    Renault: Kubica won't replace Palmer in '17

    Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul says there are no plans to replace Jolyon Palmer with Robert Kubica over the second half of the 2017 season, ahead of the Pole's…

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  35. Wednesday 26 July 2017

  36. Rowland to get Formula 1 run with Renault 11:38

    Rowland to get Formula 1 run with Renault

    Renault will hand development driver and Formula 2 race winner Oliver Rowland a run in Formula 1 machinery at the upcoming Gamma Racing Day event in…

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  37. Monday 24 July 2017

  38. Kubica to drive at in-season Hungary test 09:10

    Kubica to drive at in-season Hungary test

    Robert Kubica will get behind the wheel of Renault's 2017 car, the R.S.17, during next week's in-season Formula 1 test at the Hungaroring for a "new phase" in…

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  39. Saturday 22 July 2017

  40. Renault says double top 10 finish 'critical' 14:48

    Renault says double top 10 finish 'critical'

    Jolyon Palmer will receive Renault's new floor, run by Nico Hülkenberg in Britain, at next weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix, with the manufacturer labelling a…

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  41. Video: Renault's 2017 Formula 1 teapot 05:32

    Video: Renault's 2017 Formula 1 teapot

    Renault continues its celebrations marking the 40th anniversary of its Formula 1 debut... with a yellow teapot.

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  42. Tuesday 18 July 2017

  43. Palmer: Formation lap exit 'pretty gutting' 09:06

    Palmer: Formation lap exit 'pretty gutting'

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer labelled his formation lap exit of his home event as "pretty gutting", feeling that points were on the cards. Palmer was set to…

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  44. Monday 17 July 2017

  45. Hülkenberg hails 'big success' for Renault 09:34

    Hülkenberg hails 'big success' for Renault

    Nico Hülkenberg labelled sixth for Renault at the British Grand Prix as a "big success" as he equalled the manufacturer's best result since its return to…

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  46. Sunday 16 July 2017

  47. Video: Renault's 40 years in Formula 1 05:32

    Video: Renault's 40 years in Formula 1

    On 16 July 1977, at Silverstone, Renault competed in its first F1 Grand Prix and opened a new chapter in its history. In this special 40th anniversary video…

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  48. Saturday 15 July 2017

  49. Hülkenberg: Race will provide 'true test' 17:03

    Hülkenberg: Race will provide 'true test'

    Nico Hülkenberg revelled in his qualifying effort at the British Grand Prix, though warned that the 52-lap race will be the "true test" for…

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  50. Friday 14 July 2017

  51. Abiteboul: No obvious roadblocks for Kubica 17:32

    Abiteboul: No obvious roadblocks for Kubica

    Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul says there are "no obvious roadblocks" for Robert Kubica regarding a Formula 1 return, following his recent test runs with the…

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  52. Thursday 13 July 2017

  53. Kubica completes 90 laps at Paul Ricard 09:18

    Kubica completes 90 laps at Paul Ricard

    Robert Kubica completed 90 "trouble-free laps" during another private Formula 1 test session with Renault at the Circuit Paul Ricard in France on Wednesday, the…

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  54. Tuesday 11 July 2017

  55. Palmer says he is 'the master of 11th place' 08:42

    Palmer says he is 'the master of 11th place'

    Jolyon Palmer labelled himself "the master of 11th place" after he captured the position for the third time from four Grands Prix in Austria Palmer lined up…

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  56. Thursday 6 July 2017

  57. Renault to give Kubica second F1 test 15:25

    Renault to give Kubica second F1 test

    Renault has announced that it will hand Robert Kubica a second Formula 1 test in the 2012-spec E20 at Paul Ricard "shortly" in order "to assess his capabilities…

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  58. Sirotkin replaces Hülkenberg for Austria FP1 14:32

    Sirotkin replaces Hülkenberg for Austria FP1

    Renault reserve driver Sergey Sirotkin will return to practice action at the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday, in place of Nico Hülkenberg, the team has confirmed…

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  59. Tuesday 4 July 2017

  60. Kubica: 80-90 per cent chance of F1 return 15:53

    Kubica: 80-90 per cent chance of F1 return

    Robert Kubica has put his chances of a Formula 1 return at "80 or 90 per cent", after backing up his recent test run with a demo at the Goodwood Festival of…

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  61. Renault puts in place 'better procedures' 10:57

    Renault puts in place 'better procedures'

    Renault says it has put in place "new and better procedures" to catch potential reliability issues, following a string of issues at the Azerbaijan Grand…

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  62. Saturday 1 July 2017

  63. Palmer hopes for pre-summer luck change 10:42

    Palmer hopes for pre-summer luck change

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says he is hoping for a change in fortune as he chases his first points of the 2017 Formula 1 campaign. Palmer has yet to score…

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  64. Friday 30 June 2017

  65. Overview: What are Alonso's options for '18? 09:01

    Overview: What are Alonso's options for '18?

    Formula 1 in 2017 continues to raise plenty of talking points but one continuing theme has been Fernando Alonso's future, with his signature up for grabs.…

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  66. Tuesday 27 June 2017

  67. Palmer, Renault rue dismal Baku weekend 07:08

    Palmer, Renault rue dismal Baku weekend

    Renault was left to rue a troubled weekend at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix after leaving as the only team not to score a point in an attrition-filled race. Nico…

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  68. Saturday 24 June 2017

  69. Palmer out of qualifying after practice fire 13:56

    Palmer out of qualifying after practice fire

    Jolyon Palmer has been ruled out of qualifying for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Palmer ground to a halt early in final practice, with the rear of his car…

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  70. Renault's Baku gains worth 0.2s per lap 09:32

    Renault's Baku gains worth 0.2s per lap

    Renault's engine upgrades introduced for this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix have led to a gain of 0.2s per lap, according to Managing Director Cyril…

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  71. Friday 23 June 2017

  72. Renault rejects Kubica Italy FP1 rumours 16:31

    Renault rejects Kubica Italy FP1 rumours

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul has shot down rumours linking Robert Kubica to a Friday practice outing at September's Italian Grand Prix. Kubica…

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  73. Saturday 17 June 2017

  74. Renault 'very dependent' on Hülkenberg 09:48

    Renault 'very dependent' on Hülkenberg

    Renault's fortunes in Formula 1 this year are "very dependent" on Nico Hülkenberg, according to Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul, who says Jolyon Palmer "has…

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  75. Friday 16 June 2017

  76. Abiteboul: F1 needs better engine 'balance' 15:42

    Abiteboul: F1 needs better engine 'balance'

    Formula 1 needs to find a better "balance" with future engine regulations, as talks continue over the best route to take, according to Renault chief Cyril…

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  77. Thursday 15 June 2017

  78. Video: Kubica's F1 test run with Renault 11:02

    Video: Kubica's F1 test run with Renault

    Follow Robert Kubica on his first F1 test (with Renault in Valencia) since his serious rallying crash in 2011.

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  79. Permane: No doubts over Kubica's pace 10:42

    Permane: No doubts over Kubica's pace

    Robert Kubica has the pace to pursue a Formula 1 comeback, according to Renault Trackside Operations Director Alan Permane, who oversaw his recent test…

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  80. Wednesday 14 June 2017

  81. Horner: New fuel can push engine on 16:42

    Horner: New fuel can push engine on

    Christian Horner is confident that Red Bull will still feel engine gains through 2017, despite supplier Renault's admission that no major update will come until…

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  82. Monday 12 June 2017

  83. Hülkenberg pleased with return to points 10:12

    Hülkenberg pleased with return to points

    Nico Hülkenberg expressed satisfaction at returning to the points-paying positions in Canada, having been braced for a struggle, due to Renault's power…

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  84. Sunday 11 June 2017

  85. Renault rules out major engine update 16:58

    Renault rules out major engine update

    Renault has ruled out the suggestion that it is set to bring a major engine update to the next round in Azerbaijan, saying an overhaul will not come until…

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  86. Saturday 10 June 2017

  87. Kubica eyes 'proper comeback' after test 17:37

    Kubica eyes 'proper comeback' after test

    Robert Kubica has suggested that he is now eyeing a "proper comeback" after testing a Formula 1 car for the first time in six years with Renault in Valencia…

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  88. Friday 9 June 2017

  89. Renault on track for Baku engine update 19:04

    Renault on track for Baku engine update

    Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner says Renault is scheduled to bring a performance upgrade package to the next Formula 1 event in Azerbaijan. Red Bull…

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  90. Thursday 8 June 2017

  91. Palmer ignoring replacement rumours 17:19

    Palmer ignoring replacement rumours

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says he is ignoring rumours that he could lose his Formula 1 race seat and working as hard as he can to turn the situation…

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  92. Wednesday 7 June 2017

  93. Kubica explains 'mixed feelings' after F1 run 10:09

    Kubica explains 'mixed feelings' after F1 run

    Robert Kubica described "mixed feelings" after he completed his first Formula 1 run in over six years, running the Renault-powered E20 during a private test at…

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  94. Tuesday 6 June 2017

  95. Kubica tests Formula 1 car with Renault 16:39

    Kubica tests Formula 1 car with Renault

    Robert Kubica has returned to the wheel of a Formula 1 car for the first time since his rallying crash in 2011, running with Renault in a 2012-spec E20, from…

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  96. Saturday 3 June 2017

  97. Renault targets sixth before summer break 16:58

    Renault targets sixth before summer break

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul is hopeful that the manufacturer can maintain its upwards momentum by gaining a position in the Constructors…

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  98. Friday 2 June 2017

  99. Video: Renault at the Monaco Grand Prix 13:04

    Video: Renault at the Monaco Grand Prix

    Renault celebrated its 40th anniversary in F1 with the New Mégane R.S. at the Monaco Grand Prix.

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  100. Wednesday 31 May 2017

  101. Video: Renault goes Back to the Future 17:36

    Video: Renault goes Back to the Future

    Renault teams up with Canal+ as it commemorates 40 years in Formula 1, with Nico Hülkenberg and Alain Prost.

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  102. Tuesday 30 May 2017

  103. Renault took 'risk' with Hülkenberg gearbox 12:38

    Renault took 'risk' with Hülkenberg gearbox

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul has explained that the manufacturer took a "risk" with Nico Hülkenberg's gearbox, the part which caused his…

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  104. Sunday 28 May 2017

  105. Renault drivers to race in Star Wars suits 12:16

    Renault drivers to race in Star Wars suits

    Renault drivers Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer will race with Star Wars-themed suits in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, to celebrate ruby anniversaries. 2017…

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