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Renault Sport Formula One Team driver Carlos Sainz will follow in the footsteps of his double World Rally Championship-winning father when he takes on the final stage of the 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo. The 23-year-old Spaniard will make his Monte Carlo debut when he drives the 13.58km La Cabanette-Col de Braus stage on 28 January in the New Renault Mégane R.S. Read More »

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• Public debut for All-New Mégane Renault Sport around Monaco’s famous Grand Prix street circuit, driven by Renault Sport F1 Team driver Nico Hülkenberg
• For the first time, customers will be able to choose between manual or EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) transmissions
• All-New Mégane R.S. will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September
• Sales are scheduled to begin in Spring 2018 Read More »

Renault is proud to start the 40th anniversary celebrations of its Formula 1 debut over the course of this weekend’s Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix.


Renault’s Formula 1 debut came at the 1977 British Grand Prix where Jean-Pierre Jabouille unleashed the first-ever turbo-charged Formula 1 car, the RS01. Jabouille will be reunited with the RS01 to drive laps of the Monaco track on Friday 26th May. Read More »

renault-pre-monte-hist17b– Four Renault 8 Gordinis to join 20th edition of the Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique
– Renault Classic teams depart Barcelona on 27th January, arriving in Monaco on 1st February

Renault today announced it will take part in the Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique 2017 involving four teams at the wheel of Renault 8 Gordinis: Read More »

renault-emonte16b– Renault to take part in e-Rallye Monte-Carlo for third time
– Four ZOEs with new Z.E. 40 battery will take part in the event
– ZOE has won the event twice before, in 2014 and 2015
– This year’s event runs from October 12th to 16th, starting in Fontainebleau Read More »

Twingo Renaultsport 133Just over five years since bursting onto the pocket rocket scene, to a blaze of glowing media punditry, the time has nearly come to say “au revoir” to the beloved Twingo Renaultsport 133. Or, at least as we currently know it. Read More »

The MSA British Rally Championship will hold its annual open day later this year, the Curborough Sprint Circuit-based event planned for Friday 21st September, a week before the final round of the 2012 season in Yorkshire.

The event will be supported by four manufacturers again, Citroën, Ford, Peugeot and Renault providing cars for potential BRC competitors to sample on the twisty all-asphalt track to the north of Birmingham. BRC control tyre supplier Pirelli will also be at the event with a range of gravel and asphalt tyres and to help promote the Pirelli Star Driver scheme for next year. Read More »

– Renault set to be one of major attractions at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012 – celebrating its 110 years of engine expertise
– UK show debuts include stunning Renault Alpine A110-50 concept car, to celebrate 50th anniversary of iconic A110 Berlinette, plus 100% electric ZOE supermini. One huge surprise will also appear
– Huge range of Renaults past, present and future also set to feature in static displays and Festival hillclimb include: Type-K, rally-winning R5 Maxi Turbo and RS01 Formula 1 car
– Unique Twizy will be available for test drive as part of the Goodwood Moving Motor Show
– Hillclimb drivers to include Renault Chief Operating Officer, Carlos Tavares, Alain Prost and Jean Ragnotti Read More »

* Renault prepares for the launch of the 2012 season as first pre-season test gets underway at Jerez
* Four teams will be powered by the Renault RS27 engine this season, one third of the grid
* Williams F1 Team joins the ‘Renault fold’ alongside double-double world champions Red Bull Racing, Lotus F1 Team and Caterham F1 Team Read More »

1998 and 1999 British Rally Champions, Renault UK has become the first manufacturer to sign up for the new two wheel drive 2012 MSA British Rally Championship.

With most manufacturers having homologated two wheel drive cars, the British Manufacturer’s Rally Championship has been reinstated and allows registered manufacturers and UK importers to vie for the title of becoming British Champion. Read More »