Renault

The Yellow Teapot and the Renault Clio RS 200 Turbo

Lara Platman | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Today the Renault Sport engine is still highly advanced, with a 1.6-litre turbocharged V6 featuring a pair of powerful energy recuperation systems that feed twin electric motors... The aim is to deliver the same power as the 2013 V8 engine delivered using a V6 turbo and twin electric motors (which also uses 40 percent less fuel).

2014: A Year of Redundancy in F1

Todd McCandless | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

This year's version of F1 has exacted on lots of people in the series who have made it their life's work to be in the world's most advanced form of motorsport. These people represent key personnel within F1, not merely fringe players or dead weight.

White Van Man (or Woman)

Lara Platman | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK
Lara Platman

Mirrors and compartments are something I searched for. Do men really not look at themselves, or keep items close at hand, the cabin was quite bare and I remembered I was in a utility vehicle. Is a mirror a woman thing?

Release Your Inner Child - a Hot Hatch for Every Day of the Week

Lara Platman | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

Do you remember your first car, was it handed to you by your proud parents who said, "Go on, be free, travel the world with your dreams - oh and be safe too." Mine was a chocolate brown Vauxhall Astra I can't seem to remember if it was an estate or an elongated hatchback...

This New Car Comes With A Drone 'Companion'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

You know how in some video driving games you view the race from above, looking down at your car, instead of in the driver's seat? That. But real. F...

RIP V8 Era 2006-2013

Todd McCandless | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

After eight seasons, the FIA Formula One World Championship will say goodbye to the 2.4 litre V8 engine formula at the Brazilian Grand Prix this weekend. It's not only the end of the 2013 season but the end of the V8 engine era.

Howdy! F1 Roars Into Austin, Texas!

Tim Goodchild | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Sport
Tim Goodchild

I will be crossing my fingers, eyes and toes (sexy look, I know) in the hope that F1 in America at the Circuit of the Americas is a success. For Formula One to be a true WORLD Championship it has to include America.

19 Toddlers Squashed Into Renault Clio For School Trip

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK

Every teacher dreads school trips, especially when the outing involves transporting almost 20 toddlers from one place to another. But this teacher ...

Sauber Fishing for Ferrari in the Pond of Turbo

Todd McCandless | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

A few years ago, BMW had a Formula One team and they had made the move from engine partner with Williams F1 to a full-fledged team. Having purchased Peter Sauber's F1 team, BMW set realistic goals and marched forward in their quest with success and methodical achievements under the leadership of Dr. Mario Theissen.

Lotus Renault GP Signs Raikkonen for 2012, One Driver Too Many?

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Lotus Renault GP announced the signing of world champion Kimi Raikkonen for 2012. The elusive Finnish driver has reputation of being a disengaged employee and yet his fans are some of the most ardent in the business.

Lotus Renault: 'Bold Failure' Justifies Petrov's Bold Rebuke

Todd McCandless | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

No one expects them to make a leap from where they are now to winning the title in 2012 and if they can do it, then good for them but perhaps prudence is a better strategy and patient building upon a solid design and solid driver lineup will reap bigger rewards over the next two years in which they can build.

Lotus Renault GP and Nick Heidfeld announce separation

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Will there be life after Lotus Renault GP for Heidfeld? That question remains to be seen but many have suggested that perhaps the German series DTM or even the Le Mans series could be an intriguing racing series for a man who drives smoothly and scores points.