News 2019 (156)
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Renault F1 Team finished the Pirelli French Grand Prix with Daniel Ricciardo seventh and Nico Hülkenberg ninth, however, a post-race penalty for Daniel meant he exited the points, which promoted Nico to eighth.
Winner of the Clio Cup International Final at Circuit Paul Ricard in November, Jack Young (Eddie Stobart Racing) stamped his authority in the Clio Cup Open held in support of the Formula 1 French Grand Prix.
During the Formula 1 French Grand Prix, Renault Sport Racing presents its new customer-competition models derived from its road range. Developed for both its extremely popular single-make cups and open competitions, this new generation offers unprecedented versatility and accessibility for ever-lower costs.
While nearly 50 drivers prepare to battle in the Clio Cup Open during the Formula 1 French Grand Prix weekend from June 21-23, Renault Sport Racing has already set the date and chosen the venue for the rematch : July 26-28 at Hockenheim during the German Grand Prix.
Groupe Renault and Nissan sign exclusive alliance deal with Waymo to explore driverless mobility services
Groupe Renault and Nissan to become the first automotive manufacturers to explore driverless mobility services with Waymo in France and Japan
Exclusive agreement to initially focus on driverless mobility services for people and goods in France and Japan
- For the second consecutive year, two Groupe Renault UK employees recognised in Autocar’s annual listing
- Olivia Kaye, Senior Brand Communications Manager, Renault, takes overall win in the Marketing category
June 19th 2019, Delhi, India - Renault revealed Triber, a world-first vehicle designed and produced for the Indian market and an entirely new ultra-modular, modern and value-for-money model. Triber is a compact vehicle (less than 4 metres long) offering unbeatable flexibility. It can carry one to seven people and features the largest boot capacity of its category in five-seater configuration.
The first appearance of the Clio R3T Trophy France in the Rallye Vosges – Grand-Est lived up to all its promise in a weekend full of twists and turns.
New ZOE is more high-performing than ever, notably thanks to its increased power and radius of action. Its assertive design gives it even more character. New ZOE offers a wide range of high-tech equipment serving both the driving comfort and the on-board experience. The pleasure of driving 100% electric takes on a new dimension!
Max Coates has taken victories in both his home rounds of the Renault UK Clio Cup at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire (15-16 June) to dramatically reduce the gap to points leader Jack Young.
Nearly two months after a thrilling start to the season on the Lyon-Charbonnières event, the Renault Clio R3T Trophy France will, for the first time, be part of the Rallye Vosges – Grand Est where the crews will battle for the victory with the first winner of the year, Boris Carminati.
Held during the Formula 1 French Grand Prix weekend, the first Clio Cup Open of the year will bring together 50 competitors on Circuit Paul Ricard. Renault Sport Racing will make the most of this exceptional event to introduce the competition version of the New Renault Clio that will debut in 2020.
Jack Young, Brett Lidsey, Aaron Thompson, Ben, Colburn, James Colburn and Luke Warr will all fly the flag for the Renault UK Clio Cup in Renault Sport Racing’s international Clio Cup Open at this month’s French Formula 1 Grand Prix (21-23 June).
Starting from a superb fourth on the grid at a hot and sunny Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Daniel maintained that place in the early running, lapping strongly before his pit-stop on lap eight. A quick wheel change from the crew allowed Daniel to extend his gap over Pierre Gasly.
The new lab features a unique model of collaboration with Israeli startups and an exclusive partnership with the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA).
After a lengthy break, the Renault UK Clio Cup’s 2019 season resumes in just over a week (Sat 15/Sun 16 June) with its latest two rounds at one of the most daunting circuits on the calendar – Croft in North Yorkshire.
Nathan Edwards will join championship leading team MRM for Croft’s Renault UK Clio Cup rounds later this month (15-16 June).
Saturday race winner Lorenzo Colombo (MP Motorsport) repeated on Sunday at Circuit Paul Ricard taking the pole, posting fastest race lap and going on for a comfortable victory.