News Details

Renault not concerned by Friday engine freeze

Renault, Mercedes and Ferrari must submit their final V6 power unit designs to the FIA on Friday for them to be homologated. Despite major problems for Renault, they're not concerned about the deadline. The French manufacturer hasn't enjoyed the best of pre-season testing so far, with its customers (Red Bull, Lotus, Toro Rosso and Caterham) having completed minimal running. The supplier isn't concerned by Friday's deadline however, as a clause within the rules allows changes to be made after February 28th for "reliability, safety and cost savings". Speaking on Thursday, Remi Taffin, Renault's head of trackside operations, declared that their documents would be submitted in time to...
Full Story »
2y ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Button backs Renault to recover

Jenson Button believes Renault will recover from its problems with the...
2y ago from

Kobayashi: Renault far behind engine rivals

– Caterham driver Kamui Kobayashi has conceded that Renault has a...
2y ago from

Mercedes and Renault could protest Ferrari at F1...

Mercedes and Renault could protest Ferrari at F1 season opener in...
2y ago from

Renault teams continue to face issues in Bahrain test

Renault-powered teams continued to struggle on the opening day of the...
2y ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

Crutchlow slams “disrespectful” Pedrosa...

Cal Crutchlow has slammed “disrespectful” reports in the German press...
7h ago from

Opinion: Rossi shows he's still haunted by the demons...

One year since the earthquake that marked the end of last year’s MotoGP...
2h ago from

MotoGP: Scooters banned from track after Sepang crash

Scooters have been banned from on-track use during the Thursday track...
15h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Malaysian MotoGP: Miller tops damp FP2, Marquez absent

Jack Miller was quickest in second practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix...
10h ago from

Popular On

INDYCAR to sanction Mazda MX-5 Cup Series

Mazda Motorsports and Andersen Promotions have reached an agreement for...
1h ago from

Last roll of the dice for Servia

Oriol Servia, a man who first raced an Indy car back in 2000, is one of...
2h ago from

Last roll of the dice for Oriol Servia

Oriol Servia, a man who first raced an Indy car back in 2000, is one of...
3h ago from

INDYCAR: Champ Car-style bodywork set for 2018

The Verizon IndyCar Series will take a page from the days of CART and...
2d ago from

Popular On

SS5/SS6: Ogier widens GB advantage

Breen crashes out of sixth in Myherin
2h ago from

SS3 / SS4: Tänak piles pressure on Ogier

Transmission woes for Volkswagen pair
5h ago from

SS1 / SS2: Ogier takes early lead

Fog hampers drivers in GB opener
8h ago from

Wales WRC: Tanak chasing Ogier, Mikkelsen hits trouble

DMACK's Ott Tanak shared the morning loop spoils with champion Sebastien...
6h ago from

Popular On

Sunderland vs Arsenal will see new Nike yellow Premier...

Arsenal's trip to Sunderland will see new Nike yellow Premier League ball...
1h ago from

U-23s: Arsenal v Sunderland - Preview

By Connor Armstrong THE QUOTE "It’s a learning curve for us...
1h ago from

Cech: A decade on from Reading

Pat Davison meets Petr Cech to discuss the harrowing time 10 years ago...
36m ago from


Hottest News

Practice 1 results – 2016 Mexican Grand Prix

First free practice full results – (FP1) 2016... Read More »
1h ago from

Hamilton on top in Mexico first practice

Lewis Hamilton has topped the first practice for... Read More »
1h ago from

Hamilton says Rosberg hasn't improved since 2015

Lewis Hamilton believes there hasn't been a... Read More »
4h ago from

Recent News

2014 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.