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Q&A: White on Renault's power unit problems

Renault have been hitting the headlines this week for all the wrong reasons. The power unit supplier's deputy managing director Rob White sheds some light on what's gone wrong and what they're going to do to fix it. Q. We have seen very little running from the Renault-engined teams this week. What have the issues been? Rob White: We have not run enough laps, and when we have they have not been run at an acceptable performance level. The underlying causes are not straightforward: there isn’t a single component or system that has caused particular trouble. A number of related things have been troublesome, principally concerning the control and operation of the various sub-systems of the...
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