News Details

Renault: 'We should be okay in Bahrain now'

Renault are now confident that the problems which plagued their new power unit during the opening test in Jerez are now behind them. The French supplier endured a nightmare after its customers could only complete minimal running over the four days, with its main customer, Red Bull, able to complete just 21 laps. Remi Taffin, head of trackside operations, is however optimistic that then changes they've made "should" allow them to enjoy relatively problem-free running at the next test in Bahrain. "We were facing hardware issues, and consequently also software issues," he is quoted as saying. "We had good [hardware] upgrades that we could test either on the dyno or on...
Full Story »
3y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Renault confident despite admitting they're 'behind...

Red Bull/Getty Images Renault have insisted that they are not 'months'...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Lotus trials E22 at Jerez

Lotus F1 Team Lotus has completed their first miles of running in the E22...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Lotus complete new car 'test' without 'any major...

– Lotus successfully completed some 'promotional' running with the...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Behind-schedule Renault remains confident

Red Bull was the most notable Renault struggler in Jerez PA Images...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP Qatar: Thursday practice times and results

Times and results from Thursday's MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 practice...
5h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Viñales storms ahead in first Qatar session

– Yamaha's new recruit Maverick Viñales built on his pre-season...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Latest MotoGP photos: Thursday at Losail

No description available...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Qatar: Rossi struggling with softer Michelin...

Softer rubber and carcass is causing problems for Valentino Rossi in...
1h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Remaining KV Racing assets ready for auction

A Dallara DW12 Indy car chassis, custom race car transporters and...
2d ago from Racer.com

Video: Alexander Rossi visor cam at Barber Motorsports...

Ride onboard with 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi with...

Will Power edges Max Chilton in competitive open...

Will Power ended the open IndyCar test at Barber Motorsports Park fastest...

Robin Miller's Mailbag for March 22, presented by...

Page 1 of 7 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Germany rings the changes

New stages and a new service base in 2017
5h ago from WRC.com

Classic fun for Finland

Neste Rally Finland organisers outline 2017 itinerary
8h ago from WRC.com

Speedbooster27 edges closer

Speedbooster27 edges closer French gamer Speedbooster27 has moved within...
1d ago from WRC.com

Ogier given all-clear

Championship leader cleared after Mexico gearbox investigation
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal bid for La Liga ace: Out of favour star wanted...

GETTY Arsenal have opened talks with Arda Turan Spanish outlet Dario Gol...
57m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal news: Granit Xhaka vows not to change fiery...

Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka vows not to change his fiery tackling...
5h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Transfer News: Man Utd on verge of Griezmann deal,...

AFP Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Striker on verge of Old...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

'What Williams is doing with Stroll is madness!' says...

A  few weeks ago, Jacques Villeneuve appeared to... Read More »
10h ago from F1i.com

Raikkonen to shine in 2017 F1 – Klien

One former F1 driver has picked a surprising dark... Read More »
3h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.