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17:55  07 december  2018
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Grosjean fires warning to Renault ahead of F1 season

Grosjean fires warning to Renault ahead of F1 season Romain Grosjean has warned Renault it should be “scared” of Haas in the future in light of the teams’ year-long duel last season. The American outfit ended the 2018 campaign 29 points adrift of Renault in the battle for fourth-place in the constructors’ championship but could have leapfrogged its rivals without a series of on-track incidents that lost crucial points. Haas, who joined the Formula 1 grid in 2016, finished eighth in its first two years in the sport before jumping to fifth last year. As it targets further improvement this season, Grosjean pinpointed where he felt the team could improve to overhaul Renault in 2019. “There are few things.

Renault is launching a new special edition of the feisty Clio RS supermini featuring an assortment of visual Even the special edition’ s name takes after the nomenclature used in the greatest motorsport category, with the But before you get too excited, this is merely a visual package for the Clio RS .

Renault has updated its three-model 2018 Renault Clio RS line-up, the fashionable Frenchy gaining cosmetic, packaging and engine updates. Renault has revised its hot hatch entry-point, updating the Clio RS pocket rocket with fresh styling, a revised range, and extra equipment.

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Scandal-hit Ghosn quits Renault leadership roles

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When it comes to hot hatches , Renault gets the prize for the most absolutely insane production vehicles. And these are not even insane in the way that so It is most commonly known as the Clio RS , which stands for Renault Sport, but the name is sometimes shortened to "Sport" instead of RS .

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Hot hatch fans were disappointed when Renault axed plans to come out with a production version of the Clio RS16 concept. Silver lining? There’s now a complete body kit available and it takes after the concept, but you’d better hurry up as only 250 will ever be offered. It is part of the new RS Performance product line that combines style parts with performance components.

Renault Clio RS hot hatch is even hotter © Provided by The Motorsport Network Renault RS Performance parts

The more aggressive body kit can be complemented by a set of Turini alloy wheels finished in either Brilliant Black or Red. If you would rather have some actual hardware upgrades rather than these cosmetic tweaks, you’ll be happy to hear Renault is offering carbon fibre bucket seats and an anti-sway strut bar. On-track performance can be enhanced with the addition of high-performance brakes and a special suspension setup.

Renault launches 2019 F1 challenger

Renault launches 2019 F1 challenger The Renault F1 Team has become the latest outfit to reveal its 2019 car ahead of the upcoming Formula 1 season. The French manufacturer showed off a similar colour scheme to its predecessor, maintaining the famous yellow and black livery that was used in Renault’s previous guise in the 1970s and 80s. Renault continued its climb towards the front end of the grid since its return to F1 in 2016 with a fourth-place finish in last year, with the task set on closing the gap to the top three teams in the R.S.19.

Hot hatch fans the world over are in mourning as Renault has announced that the lunatic Renault Sport Clio RS 16 concept will not reach production. The RS 16 combined the light, nimble Clio bodyshell with weapons-grade running gear and the stonking, 271 horsepower (202 kilowatts), 2.0-liter turbo

News. Hot Hatch . Gallery: the hottest Renault Clios ever built. The mad hatchback you see before you is the Renault Clio RS 16. It is the company’ s performance arm - Renault Sport - at its battiest, shoehorning the 2-litre engine, six-speed manual gearbox and aggressive differential from the

These extras are derived from the exciting world of motorsport and are debuting on the Clio RS, which is on its way out considering the all-new Clio debut is scheduled to take place in the coming months. RS Performance parts will gradually be launched on the Megane RS as well. Those willing to go all out can opt for workshop products including everything from a tool trolley to a garage jack, while a torque wrench is also in the offing. In addition, Renault Sport will sell you a tilting lift and even a limited-edition spray gun.

Renault Clio RS hot hatch is even hotter © UK Renault RS Performance parts You won’t be finding the Clio RS16’s Megane-sourced engine on the list of upgrades, but these RS Performance parts do a good job at spicing up the hot hatch. There is a glimmer of hope for a Megane-engined Clio RS as the new supermini could feature the turbocharged 1.8-litre unit you’ll also find in the Alpine A110. We’ll have to wait to see about that, but hopefully, it will finally happen.

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Renault buoyed by 'same page' Ricciardo/Hulkenberg feedback.
Daniel Ricciardo says his working relationship with new team-mate Nico Hulkenberg is sure to benefit Renault’s 2019 campaign as they’re both on the “same page” with what they want from the car. Ricciardo completed his first week as an official Renault driver during the opening four days of pre-season testing in Barcelona last week since leaving Red Bull at the end of last year. The Australian hopes to boost the French outfit’s competitiveness by helping it draw closer to the top three teams this season, and has already noticed his feedback is very similar to that of Hulkenberg’s in testing.

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