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Sep 18

WEC: No.1 Porsche takes third consecutive win at COTA

6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas

Reigning champions Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber and Brendon Hartley took victory in today’s 6 Hours of COTA, the Lone Star Le Mans event at Austin, Texas. The trio secured a third consecutive WEC win after a gruelling race held in challenging hot conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Alpine out in force at the 2016 Le Mans Classic

Several Alpine’s Le Mans-winning models will be present at the legendary circuit

Official Renault Classic Alpines Three Official Renault Classic Alpines will compete in the 8th running of the Le Mans Classic July 8th, 9th and 10th. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 21

The excitement builds at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Two show cars previewing the all-new Alpine sports car due to be unveiled at the end of this year
Renault Formula 1 A500 prototype Excitement will continue to build around the legendary French sports car brand Alpine at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed, with no less than two show cars previewing its imminent new road-going sports car. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

24 Hours of Le Mans: Alpine 2nd and 3rd on the LMP2 class grid

The 84th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours will get underway at 15:00 local time on Saturday

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0223 Traditionally the backdrop for a fast and furious pole position shoot-out, Thursday’s qualifying sessions ahead of this weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours were repeatedly disrupted by rain.

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Jun 05

24 Hours of Le Mans: Alpine and its drivers ready for the 2016 edition

Le Mans 24 Hours competitors took to the track today for the traditional pre-race test

2016-06-05-0007 Although the sky remained grey throughout, the traditional Le Mans 24 Hours Test Day took place on a completely dry track and in mild temperatures.

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May 31

Alpine building up to legendary Le Mans 24 Hours

Alpine intends to build on its recent LMP2 class victory at the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

2016-04-16-0057 Two weeks ahead of the celebrated French classic, the countdown to the 84th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours kicks off with this Sunday’s official Test Day. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

Renault e.dams confirm Buemi and Prost for 2016-17 season

Sébastien and Nicolas will continue their successful partnership for a third consecutive season

Renault e.dams confirm Buemi and Prost for 2016-17 season Renault e.dams is pleased to confirm Sébastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost are retained for the 2016-17 FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

WEC: Audi win incident filled 6 Hours of Spa Francorchamps (updated)

The headlines for the final 90 minutes of the second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship at the chequered flag

2016-05-07-Saturday-0215A spectacular and incident-filled WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps played out today in front of 56,000 spectators at the beautifully sunny Spa track in Belgium.

Apr 26

Sergey Sirotkin to run in Russian Grand Prix practice

Sergey will use Kevin Magnussen’s R.S.16 car for the 90 minute practice session on Friday morning

2016-04-26 - Renault Sport Formula One Team - Sergey Sirotkin (1) Russian race driver Sergey Sirotkin, 20, has joined Renault Sport Formula One Team as a Test Driver with a long term development plan, including running in FP1 at this week’s Russian Grand Prix Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Alpine sets out its stall with the best time at the 2016 FIA WEC prologue

The two Alpine A460s hit the ground running after their official launch on Thursday

2016-03-26-0047 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) teams gathered at Le Castellet, France, this week for a two-day pre-season test. The N°36 Signatech-Alpine of Nicolas Lapierre/Gustavo Menezes/Stéphane Richelmi topped the LMP2 timesheet after the two-day test. ​The N°35 Baxi DC Racing Alpine car (David Cheng/Nelson Panciatici/Ho-Pin Tung) was fourth fastest in its class which was marked by small gaps at the top of the leaderboard.

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Mar 16

New Renault Sport Formula One Team livery rides the waves Down Under

Renault Sport Formula One Team has unveiled its definitive livery for the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship

2016-03-16 - Renault Sport Formula One Team - R.S.16 - Kevin Magnussen - Jolyon Palmer (2) The team debuted its distinctive yellow-gold and black colours in an event hosted in Docklands, Melbourne, in a highly unique way. The R.S.16 was first seen by the guests as it literally surfed the waves at Boat Harbour Park beach just outside Sydney !

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Mar 04

WEC: Alpine shares resources to form two front-running crews

Signatech-Alpine has finalised its driver line-up for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC)

Alpine shares resources to form two front-running crews Following the recent confirmation of the entry of two A460s for the 2016 FIA WEC, Alpine is pleased to be able to announce the complete driver line-ups.

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Feb 22

Formula One teams Barcelona testing report day 1

Formula One day 1 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Alpine steps up its racing programme!

The exact driver line-ups are in the process of being finalised

2015-09-17-2056 The entries registered for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the list of cars expected to contest the 84th Le Mans 24 Hours include two Alpine A460s. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Four Renault crews for the 2016 rallye Monte-Carlo historique

Return of the 1981 Monte-winning Renault 5 Turbo

Return of the 1981 Monte-winning Renault 5 Turbo This year, Renault Classic has entered four crews in a variety of Renault 5 rally cars. The 2016 event starts on January 29.

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Jan 13

Renault will be a partner of the 2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship’s Paris ePrix

The all-electric single-seater racing cars will compete around the French city’s famous Hôtel des Invalides monument on April 23.

Renault will be a partner of the 2015-2016 FIA Formula E Championship’s Paris ePrix 1 Renault is a pioneer in the world of electric vehicles and, during the meeting, its Z.E. range will be displayed in the race’s ‘e-village’ which will be open to the general public and guests. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

Renault announces return to Formula 1 in 2016

Carlos Ghosn announces his decision that Renault will return to Formula 1 with its own team for 2016 season

Renault announces return to Formula 1 in 2016 Following the September announcement of the signing of a Letter of Intent with Lotus, teams at Renault continued to evaluate the possibility of a return to Formula 1. Particular attention was paid to competing successfully with its own team in a financially sound way starting in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Formula One teams Abu Dhabi race report

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Abu Dhabi.

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Nov 28

Formula One teams Abu Dhabi qualifying report

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Abu Dhabi.

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