Renault Sport F1 Team Launches the R.S.17 in London
Today the Renault Sport Formula One Team officially launched its 2017 challenger, the R.S.17, at a showcase event in front of international media and team partners, in London, England. The R.S.17 was unveiled by drivers Nico Hülkenberg, Jolyon Palmer, & new reserve driver Sergey Sirotkin.
Powered by Renault Sport Racing’s R.E.17 power unit, the R.S.17 has no carry over parts from the R.S.16. The team has worked from a clean sheet of paper to respond to Formula 1’s latest regulations. It is the first Formula 1 car designed from the outset by Renault Sport Racing from its two locations in Enstone, England and Viry-Châtillon, France.
The team have set a goal of 5th in the Constructors for the upcoming season.