Tag Archive: Renault R30

Mar 23

Red Bull, Mercedes, want 2012 Pirelli tyres return

“The better the car, the worse shape you’re in.” – Sebastian Vettel

2012-07-21 - Pirelli -  (4)Top teams Red Bull and Mercedes want Pirelli to rush last year’s tyres back into service. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Pirelli wants Schumacher as tyre tester

Pirelli has offered Michael Schumacher a job as F1 tyre tester.

PirelliMichel Schumacher  Adieu 2012-10-04 - Getty ImagesAfter losing his Mercedes seat to Lewis Hamilton, the seven time world champion announced on Thursday that he is returning to retirement in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

Alguersuari and di Grassi to test for Pirelli

Both drivers will drive Pirelli’s latest test car, a 2010 Renault R30

2011-10-14 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Korea - Jaime Alguersuari2010-11-06 - Virgin Racing - Lucas di Grassi 11Jaime Alguersuari from Spain, together with Brazilian Lucas di Grassi, will be Pirelli’s two test drivers during the 2012 season, as the Italian firm enters its second year of Formula One.

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Jan 10

Lotus sets early date for Raikkonen’s test return

Raikkonen in ‘good shape’ after crash setback – Arnall

2011-11-29 - Lotus Renault GP - Kimi Raikkonen (1)2011-11-29 - Lotus Renault GP - Kimi Raikkonen (6)A date has been set for Kimi Raikkonen’s early start to his 2012 testing programme. The rest of this year’s field will have to wait until official group testing kicks off at Jerez in early February.

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Nov 10

Bank of Moscow not new Renault F1 sponsor

The branding of the Bank of Moscow will feature on the Renault R30 cars this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

2010-11-06 - Renault F1 Team - 032010-11-06 - Renault F1 Team - 01The news would seem to be a further boost to Russian driver Vitaly Petrov’s hopes of retaining his race seat with the Enstone based team in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »