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Alonso, Piquet Sign Renault Extension
Alonso, Piquet Sign Renault Extension

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / It is now official! Fernando Alonso and Nelsinho Piquet will be racing for Renault for at least one more season. The French team issued a statement earlier today, confirming the drivers' lineup...

 
Hamilton Tops First Practice Session at Shanghai
Hamilton Tops First Practice Session at Shanghai

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Lewis Hamilton is really stepping it up in China where he began the first practice session on Friday determined to show the world that Fuji was just an accident. The British driver topped the timing...

 
Piquet: Renault Might Choose Grosjean
Piquet: Renault Might Choose Grosjean

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / With most of the attention now on the title fight between Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa, people might forget about other action within the F1 paddock. The last few days left us clueless on the lin...

 
Renault to Announce Drivers' Lineup on Wednesday
Renault to Announce Drivers' Lineup on Wednesday

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Unlike Honda, Renault have confirmed that they'll announce their 2009 drivers lineup as early as this week, so the French team could get on with their testing for the upcoming season. Shortly a...

 
Full Trucks Season for Nelson Piquet
Full Trucks Season for Nelson Piquet

13 Dec 2010, 22:04 UTC / It's gonna be a busy 2011 for former Formula One driver Nelson Piquet Jr., who just announced today he will embark on a full Camping World Truck Series season in 2011. Piquet will be racing und...

 
Nelson Piquet Jr. To Make ARCA Debut in Daytona
Nelson Piquet Jr. To Make ARCA Debut in Daytona

29 Jan 2010, 08:02 UTC / The 24-year-old son of three-time Formula One World Champion Nelson Piquet will make his official ARCA Racing Series debut for Eddie Sharp Racing (ESR) on February 6, during the Lucas Oil Slick Mist...

 
Nelson Piquet Jr. Completes Second NASCAR Test
Nelson Piquet Jr. Completes Second NASCAR Test

19 Jan 2010, 09:54 UTC / As announced back in December 2009, Nelson Piquet Jr. completed his second NASCAR test, after taking a Red Horse Racing Camping World Truck Series machine for a spin on the New Smyrna, Florida track...

 
Piquet Threaten Renault with Legal Case
Piquet Threaten Renault with Legal Case

26 Oct 2009, 09:49 UTC / The Piquets must really love being in the spotlight, or else one cannot explain their constant desire to make the headlines while linked with the crash-gate. In a time when everybody wants to forget...

 
Piquet Favorite for Campos Seat Thanks to His Father
Piquet Favorite for Campos Seat Thanks to His Father

8 Oct 2009, 08:32 UTC / One should not hurry to see Nelson Piquet in a World Camping Truck machinery next year. Soon after several reports surfaced in the media regarding his future test with a Toyota Tundra racer in the T...

 
Briatore Doesn't Show Up at Paris Hearing
Briatore Doesn't Show Up at Paris Hearing

21 Sep 2009, 09:52 UTC / All eyes are now turned at Place de la Concorde in Paris, where the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) is currently in session to issue a definitive verdict on the famous crash gate. According to sele...

 
Mosley: "Telemetry Shows Piquet's Crash was Unusual"
Mosley: "Telemetry Shows Piquet's Crash was Unusual"

15 Sep 2009, 08:40 UTC / With several information on the Singapore crash-gate scandal leaked in the media in recent days, the FIA president Max Mosley did nothing but to put some more pressure on Renault prior to their Worl...

 
Nelsinho Piquet Speaks Out
Nelsinho Piquet Speaks Out

23 Jul 2009, 15:12 UTC / 23-year-old Nelsinho Piquet admitted today that his position at Renault F1 is still not completely secured for the remainder of the 2009 season. Much was expected from the talented Brazilian by his ...

 
Piquet Expelled from F1 Says Brazilian Source
Piquet Expelled from F1 Says Brazilian Source

15 Jul 2009, 14:48 UTC / As we reported earlier last week, news of Nelsinho Piquet's imminent departure from Renault F1 were filling the sports media world-wide. The latest source to make such claims comes from the F1 ...

 
Nelsinho Piquet Faces Departure Speculations After German Grand Prix
Nelsinho Piquet Faces Departure Speculations After German Grand Prix

10 Jul 2009, 15:14 UTC / The Nurburgring paddock is filled with rumors about Nelsinho Piquet leaving the French F1 team after the German Grand Prix. The rumors are well-founded on Renault's F1 manager Flavio Briatore&...

 
Renault Bring Fundamental Changes to R29 at Nurburgring
Renault Bring Fundamental Changes to R29 at Nurburgring

6 Jul 2009, 12:33 UTC / Regardless of what Nelsinho Piquet believes will happen in the second part of the season – whether he feels his team can get things done like last year or not – Renault are proceeding wi...

 
Renault Proud of Piquet
Renault Proud of Piquet

2 Jun 2009, 10:20 UTC / Although Nelson Piquet is yet to score a point this season, Renault's engineering boss Pat Symonds insisted that all the team's officials are proud of the progress made by the Brazilian so...

 
Toro Rosso Send Apology Letter to Renault
Toro Rosso Send Apology Letter to Renault

2 Jun 2009, 09:09 UTC / Renault have confirmed that they have received written apologies from Scuderia Toro Rosso following the race incident between Swiss driver Sebastien Bourdais and their own Nelsinho Piquet. While rec...

 
Buemi Apologizes for Crashing into Piquet
Buemi Apologizes for Crashing into Piquet

25 May 2009, 09:40 UTC / Sebastien Buemi's maiden experience in Monte Carlo as an F1 driver ended only 10 laps into the race, as the Swiss driver probably missed his brake pedal at Ste Devote. Unfortunately for Renault...

 
Renault Update R29 for Monaco, Focus on Qualifying
Renault Update R29 for Monaco, Focus on Qualifying

20 May 2009, 10:59 UTC / If there's one thing all Formula One drivers can agree upon, it's this: qualifying makes the world go round in the challenging Monaco Grand Prix, as good grid positioning will more than li...

 
Nelson Piquet Demands More Support for His Son
Nelson Piquet Demands More Support for His Son

28 Apr 2009, 10:44 UTC / Nelson Piquet made it very clear that Renault should change their strategy when it comes to boosting his son's results this season. As argued by the former 3-time world champion, team boss Flav...