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  1. Sunday 8 October 2017

  2. Palmer: No hard feelings over Renault exit 10:04

    Palmer: No hard feelings over Renault exit

    Jolyon Palmer insists that he is happy to "move on" with his motorsport career after completing his final race for Renault at the Japanese Grand…

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  3. Saturday 7 October 2017

  4. Sainz Jr. to move to Renault from US GP 12:35

    Sainz Jr. to move to Renault from US GP

    Renault has confirmed that Carlos Sainz Jr. will race for the team from the next event, the United States Grand Prix, in place of Jolyon Palmer, and complete…

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  5. Palmer: Japan 'my last race' for Renault 12:11

    Palmer: Japan 'my last race' for Renault

    Jolyon Palmer has revealed that Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix will be his final race for Renault, bringing forward his departure from the team. Renault…

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  6. Palmer joins Alonso with sizeable grid drop 05:50

    Palmer joins Alonso with sizeable grid drop

    Jolyon Palmer will join Fernando Alonso in taking a sizeable grid drop for the Japanese Grand Prix, after Renault fitted new power unit elements to his…

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  7. Monday 2 October 2017

  8. Malaysian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:04

    Malaysian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Max Verstappen delivered an overdue first win of 2017 while Lewis Hamilton extended his title lead over the recovering Sebastian Vettel. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  9. Saturday 30 September 2017

  10. No further action on Verstappen/Palmer clash 09:57

    No further action on Verstappen/Palmer clash

    Stewards at the Malaysian Grand Prix have taken no further action against Max Verstappen or Jolyon Palmer, after their collision during third practice at…

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  11. Saturday 23 September 2017

  12. Palmer: Points a weight off my shoulders 08:58

    Palmer: Points a weight off my shoulders

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer says scoring points in Singapore was a "weight off the shoulders" and feels he can tackle the remaining six Grands Prix with renewed…

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  13. Monday 18 September 2017

  14. Singapore Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:00

    Singapore Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton took a giant leap towards the title with victory on a circuit expected to favour Ferrari, after a dramatic first lap. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  15. Palmer overjoyed with first points of 2017 14:06

    Palmer overjoyed with first points of 2017

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer expressed his delight at capturing his first points of the 2017 campaign after finishing in sixth place at the Singapore Grand…

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  16. Saturday 16 September 2017

  17. Hülkenberg: P7 is pole position for Renault 17:55

    Hülkenberg: P7 is pole position for Renault

    Nico Hülkenberg has described his seventh-place starting position in Singapore as "pole position" for Renault, given the advantage the top three teams…

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  18. Thursday 14 September 2017

  19. Palmer adamant he will see out season 11:54

    Palmer adamant he will see out season

    Jolyon Palmer is adamant that he will complete the remainder of the Formula 1 season in a race seat with Renault, amid reports suggesting Carlos Sainz Jr. could…

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  20. Sunday 3 September 2017

  21. Alonso says stewards were 'having a beer' 16:41

    Alonso says stewards were 'having a beer'

    Fernando Alonso says that the Italian Grand Prix stewards "must have been having a Heineken" with what he felt was a lenient penalty for Jolyon…

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  22. Saturday 2 September 2017

  23. Renault drivers join Italian GP penalty list 12:54

    Renault drivers join Italian GP penalty list

    Renault drivers Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer have joined the penalty list for this weekend's Italian Grand Prix, after new power unit elements were fitted…

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  24. Tuesday 29 August 2017

  25. Hülkenberg boosted as Renault fourth-best 11:00

    Hülkenberg boosted as Renault fourth-best

    Nico Hülkenberg was encouraged as Renault again proved to be the fourth-quickest team at the Belgian Grand Prix, in the wake of recent development…

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  26. Sunday 27 August 2017

  27. Palmer gets five-place drop for new gearbox 12:36

    Palmer gets five-place drop for new gearbox

    Jolyon Palmer has been hit with a five-place grid penalty for the Belgian Grand Prix after mechanics fitted a new gearbox inside his Renault after…

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  28. Thursday 24 August 2017

  29. Palmer focused on 2017 results, not future 14:46

    Palmer focused on 2017 results, not future

    Jolyon Palmer says he is "not even thinking about next year", amid speculation about his future, insisting that his focus is on performing over the second half…

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  30. Wednesday 16 August 2017

  31. 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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  32. Tuesday 1 August 2017

  33. 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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  34. Friday 28 July 2017

  35. 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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  36. Thursday 27 July 2017

  37. Reaction: Formula 1 drivers on halo device 15:37

    Reaction: Formula 1 drivers on halo device

    Formula 1 drivers were quizzed about the planned introduction of the halo head protection device for the 2018 season during media day at the Hungarian Grand…

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  38. 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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  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. Tuesday 18 July 2017

  42. 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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  43. Monday 17 July 2017

  44. British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:44

    British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton's spiritual ownership of Silverstone continued with a dominant display, while title rival Sebastian Vettel was left deflated. GPUpdate.net…

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  45. Saturday 15 July 2017

  46. 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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  47. Tuesday 11 July 2017

  48. 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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  49. Saturday 1 July 2017

  50. 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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  51. Tuesday 27 June 2017

  52. 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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  53. Saturday 24 June 2017

  54. 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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  55. Kerb shortened at Turn 8 after incidents 09:39

    Kerb shortened at Turn 8 after incidents

    Modifications have been made at and around Turn 8 of the Baku City Circuit after incidents during Friday practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Sergio…

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  56. Saturday 17 June 2017

  57. 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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  58. Friday 16 June 2017

  59. Feature: Which F1 drivers need a big race? 10:00

    Feature: Which F1 drivers need a big race?

    We're over a third of the way into the new Formula 1 campaign and a handful of drivers are struggling to make their mark on the championship. GPUpdate.net looks…

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  60. Monday 12 June 2017

  61. 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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  62. Thursday 8 June 2017

  63. 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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  64. Sunday 28 May 2017

  65. 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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  66. Friday 26 May 2017

  67. Hülkenberg 'scratching head' over pace 09:01

    Hülkenberg 'scratching head' over pace

    Nico Hülkenberg says he was left "scratching my head" over Renault's lack of pace during Thursday's practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix. Hülkenberg…

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  68. Thursday 25 May 2017

  69. Palmer admits 'it's up to me to deliver now' 07:02

    Palmer admits 'it's up to me to deliver now'

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says it is now up to him to deliver points, following a difficult start to his second season in Formula 1. Palmer has trailed…

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  70. Wednesday 24 May 2017

  71. Button tipped to return 'like duck to water' 17:38

    Button tipped to return 'like duck to water'

    Lewis Hamilton reckons Jenson Button will return to Formula 1 action "like a duck to water" when he takes part in this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix as a…

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  72. Sunday 14 May 2017

  73. Hülkenberg hails 'great result' in sixth 17:23

    Hülkenberg hails 'great result' in sixth

    Nico Hülkenberg has hailed sixth place at the Spanish Grand Prix as a "great result" for Renault but is wary that the manufacturer still has "work ahead" in…

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  74. Renault hurt by conditions - Hülkenberg 09:45

    Renault hurt by conditions - Hülkenberg

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg believes that a change in conditions hurt the team during qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix, as his run of Q3 appearances came to…

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  75. Friday 12 May 2017

  76. Hülkenberg surprised by Renault showing 16:32

    Hülkenberg surprised by Renault showing

    Nico Hülkenberg says he was "pleasantly surprised" by Renault's showing on the first day of practice for the Spanish Grand Prix. Hülkenberg wound up…

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  77. Monday 1 May 2017

  78. Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 15:58

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas secured his maiden Formula 1 victory at Sochi, holding off Sebastian Vettel, who extended his lead in the championship. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  79. Sunday 30 April 2017

  80. Palmer, Grosjean blame each other for clash 16:48

    Palmer, Grosjean blame each other for clash

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer and Haas' Romain Grosjean have blamed each other for the collision which caused both to retire at the start of the Russian Grand…

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  81. Hülkenberg: Race will be 'true teller' of pace 08:10

    Hülkenberg: Race will be 'true teller' of pace

    Nico Hülkenberg believes the Russian Grand Prix will act as a "true teller" of Renault's recent updates, if he is able to display improved race…

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  82. Wednesday 26 April 2017

  83. Hülkenberg hopeful over Renault race pace 11:27

    Hülkenberg hopeful over Renault race pace

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg is hopeful that the team will be able to demonstrate improved race pace in Russia this weekend, having concentrated on longer runs…

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  84. Monday 17 April 2017

  85. Hülkenberg: Race exposed weaknesses 12:28

    Hülkenberg: Race exposed weaknesses

    Nico Hülkenberg believes the Bahrain Grand Prix exposed some of Renault's weaknesses, compared to its performance over one lap. Hülkenberg qualified…

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  86. Saturday 15 April 2017

  87. Hülkenberg compares Q3 lap to Brazil pole 18:40

    Hülkenberg compares Q3 lap to Brazil pole

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg says he delivered "one of my best qualifying laps" in Formula 1 on his way to seventh on the grid for the Bahrain Grand…

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  88. Thursday 13 April 2017

  89. Palmer eyes clean weekend, points finish 10:04

    Palmer eyes clean weekend, points finish

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer has set his sights on a "clean weekend" and points finish at the Bahrain Grand Prix, after a tough start to the 2017…

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  90. Saturday 8 April 2017

  91. Grosjean, Palmer get five-place grid drops 11:17

    Grosjean, Palmer get five-place grid drops

    Haas' Romain Grosjean and Renault's Jolyon Palmer have both been hit with five-place grid penalties for the Chinese Grand Prix, after failing to slow for yellow…

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  92. Tuesday 4 April 2017

  93. Palmer says Australia 'gremlin' uncovered 07:42

    Palmer says Australia 'gremlin' uncovered

    Jolyon Palmer says Renault has managed to uncover the "gremlin" which contributed to his tough Australian Grand Prix, a weekend he labelled "a bit of a…

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  94. Monday 27 March 2017

  95. Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:22

    Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel opened the season with victory at the Australian Grand Prix, setting up the prospect of a title battle with Lewis Hamilton. GPUpdate.net…

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  96. Saturday 25 March 2017

  97. Palmer labels Renault car a 'disaster' 08:13

    Palmer labels Renault car a 'disaster'

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer labelled his car as "awful" and a "disaster" as he finished as the slowest competitor during qualifying for the season-opening…

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  98. Friday 10 March 2017

  99. Renault: ERS issue 'magnified' during tests 08:10

    Renault: ERS issue 'magnified' during tests

    Renault engine chief Rémi Taffin says that an ERS issue detected on the manufacturer's dyno has been "magnified" during testing, but expects a resolution for…

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  100. Thursday 2 March 2017

  101. Palmer hails 'big step' at Renault for 2017 19:03

    Palmer hails 'big step' at Renault for 2017

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer reckons the manufacturer has made a "big step" with the overall ride quality of its 2017 challenger, compared to its…

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  102. Saturday 25 February 2017

  103. Renault RS17 makes track debut in Spain 09:12

    Renault RS17 makes track debut in Spain

    Renault's RS17 has made its track debut at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, two days before the start of pre-season testing. Renault unveiled its RS17…

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  104. Wednesday 22 February 2017

  105. Palmer: I can hit ground running in 2017 09:24

    Palmer: I can hit ground running in 2017

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer believes he can "hit the ground running" from the start of the 2017 Formula 1 season due to his greater assimilation within the…

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  106. Wednesday 8 February 2017

  107. Palmer sees 'Renault stamp' for 2017 15:35

    Palmer sees 'Renault stamp' for 2017

    Renault has been able to put a "proper stamp" on its 2017 Formula 1 challenger and should enjoy a more competitive campaign as a result, according to incumbent…

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  108. Monday 9 January 2017

  109. 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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  110. Friday 6 January 2017

  111. 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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  112. Tuesday 3 January 2017

  113. 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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