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Renault don't want F1 to ‘quash' innovation

In light of the DAS debacle, Renault sporting director Alan Permane has warned Formula 1 not to 'quash' such innovations. Mercedes caused quite the commotion on the second day of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya when Lewis Hamilton debuted the dual-axis steering system during his morning stint. With it Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas both have the ability to push and pull their steering wheel to control whether the tyres on the W11 are toed in or out as they navigate through straights and corners. The system will be banned from 2021, but while one would expect that to please rivals, Renault actually think it's a worrying sign that the series is trying to 'quash' such...
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