A new era for the Formula Renault Eurocup!

A new era for the Formula Renault Eurocup!

15.10.2018: Launched in 1971, Formula Renault, which has developed more than two out of three F1 drivers, is about to begin a new chapter in its rich and long history.

Launched in 1971, Formula Renault, which has developed more than two out of three F1 drivers, is about to begin a new chapter in its rich and long history.



With its strengths developed over the decades, the category will welcome a car meeting the F3R regulations beginning in the 2019 season.





A new car
 



To achieve such results, the Formula Renault has always been able to evolve and adapt to the needs of the most promising drivers of their generation as well as establish itself as an unavoidable step after karting or national championships.
 


In 2019, Renault Sport Racing and Tatuus will continue their historic relationship with the arrival of the Tatuus F.3 T-318 chassis, powered by a 1.8L turbo-powered engine derived from the New Mégane R.S. power plant, delivering between 270 and 300 horsepower. Michelin will continue to be the sole tyre supplier.
 


Renault Sport Racing’s focus on safety will be reinforced with this car meeting the latest standards in the area, as demonstrated by the presence of a halo and anti-intrusion panels. Safer, more powerful and more efficient, this new Formula Renault will contribute to the FIA’s motor racing pyramid, while better preparing drivers for the next level.
 



The same philosophy
 



As the only category enjoying the official support of a constructor entered in F1, the Formula Renault Eurocup will continue to grow this lineage to detect and develop the stars of tomorrow.
 


True to its reputation, Renault Sport Racing will ensure that it remains the benchmark for technical and sporting fairness while actively contributing to cost control. The regulations will be in line with those already in force. The format of two 50-minute collective tests, two 30-minute qualifying sessions and two 30-minute plus one lap races will return. 12 days of collective tests will also be organised.
 


With a proven schedule, Formula Renault Eurocup will emphasize on development. The first nine circuits confirmed for the 2019 season also host Formula 1: Barcelona, Circuit Paul Ricard, the Hungaroring, Monza, the Nürburgring, the Red Bull Ring, Silverstone, Spa-Francorchamps and to be confirmed, Monaco as the curtain raiser for the Formula 1 Grand Prix. Another track will soon be added for a total of ten meetings over the course of the season.
 


As has been the case since 2017, the Champion will have the opportunity to join the Renault Sport Academy and, in addition to a financial backing, gain access to a number of tools at Enstone and Viry-Châtillon aimed to his development to the upper levels.
 




An already coveted grid

 


Testimony of the competitors’ confidence in the Renault Sport Racing scheme, all the teams already aboard have expressed their intention to be on the grid next year, while several other outfits have expressed their interest in the championship.
 


In total, a field of some 30 cars is expected on the starting grid for the first race of the 2019 season, the 49th in the history of Formula Renault.
 



Benoît Nogier, Renault Sport Racing Commercial Racing Director: “
Since 1971, Formula Renault has always been one of the leading benchmarks in the feeder series. With our vast experience and the introduction of this new, fast and affordable car, the most ambitious and talented drivers of their generation can continue their learning process in a relevant and renowned category.



The Formula Renault Eurocup has the foundations, know-how and strengths needed to complete this transition. We are already eager to see what the future holds!"
 

     

 
   
Renault Sport Racing- also photos

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/new-era-formula-renault-eurocup---182066.html

15.10.2018 / MaP

Weitere Beiträge

Tech 1 Racing continues to progress at Hockenheim
25.09.2018
Tech 1 Racing continued its improvement in the second last round of the Formula Renault Eurocup on the Hockenheimring. While the points haul doesn’t reflect the true performance level of the team, the outfit from Toulouse left Germany after finding m weiter >>
Max points for Max Fewtrell at Hockenheim
23.09.2018
At the conclusion of a very eventful race, Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) takes his third consecutive win in the Formula Renault Eurocup. The British member of the Renault Sport Academy claims his sixth success of the season ahead of rookie Oscar Piastri weiter >>
Max Fewtrell does it again
22.09.2018
Winner last Sunday at the Nürburgring, Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) won again on Saturday ahead of Yifei Ye (Josef Kaufmann Racing) and rookie Oscar Piastri (Arden Motorsport). The victory puts the British Renault Sport Academy driver atop the Formula weiter >>
Max Fewtrell leads the way at Hockenheim
21.09.2018
Formula Renault Eurocup HockenheimringFriday, September 21st  2018 Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) was quickest during the Formula Renault Eurocup Friday collective tests at Hockenheim. With a time of 1:37.766s, weiter >>
Hockenheim plays host to NEC season finale
21.09.2018
•    Thrilling 2018 title fight concludes at world-famous Baden-Wurttemberg venue this weekend [22-23 September].•    Three drivers - each from a different team - still in mathematical contention for hotly-contested single seater crown.•    Doureid Ghattas leads the way with a 47-point advant weiter >>
Back to Hockenheim for Formula Renault Eurocup
18.09.2018
 After an eight-year absence, the Hockenheimring makes its return to the Formula Renault Eurocup calendar. On this track that alternately hosts the German F1 Grand Prix, the drivers are about to enter the last stretch before the Barcelona finale. This y weiter >>
The Top Four and Formula Renault Eurocup title for R-ace GP!
16.09.2018
R-ace GP scored a resounding sweep of the top four in race 2 of the Formula Renault Eurocup at the Nürburgring. By finishing ahead of fellow Renault Sport Academy driver, Victor Martins as well as his team-mates Charles Milesi and Logan Sar weiter >>
Logan Sargeant wins at the Nürburgring - Formula Renault Eurocup
15.09.2018
Race winner at the start of the season, Logan Sargeant (R-ace GP) drove to victory in race one of the Formula Renault Eurocup at the Nürburgring. The American was joined on the podium by Renault Sport Academy drivers Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) and Ch weiter >>
R-ace GP dominates Nürburgring Formula Renault Eurocup collective tests
14.09.2018
On Friday, the Formula Renault Eurocup collective tests at the Nürburgring went the way of R-ace GP, which can clinch a second consecutive teams title this weekend. Renault Sport Academy driver Max Fewtrell led the way with a time of 1:55.627s a weiter >>
Budapest Formula Renault Eurocup - driver quotes after race 1
01.09.2018
Formula Renault EurocupHungaroring, BudapestSaturday, September 1st  2018 Yifei Ye (Josef Kaufmann Racing): “This morning, we did the best we could by setting the best time in the weiter >>
Yifei Ye takes round one at the Hungaroring
01.09.2018
Second on the grid in Budapest, Yifei Ye (Josef Kaufmann Racing) got the better of poleman Christian Lundgaard (MP Motorsport) to score his second win of the season in the Formula Renault Eurocup. Thanks to his victory ahead of three Renaul weiter >>
Trio resume thrilling Formula Renault NEC title fight in Budapest
31.08.2018
•    Hotly-contested single seater category returns to action at the world-famous Hungaroring following the summer break.•    Six different pole-sitters and four different winners thus far in 2018 have resulted i weiter >>
Top driver quotes from Hungaroring F. Renault Eurocup qualifying 2
31.08.2018
Formula Renault Eurocup Hungaroring, BudapestFriday, August 31st  2018Collective tests 2 Quotes Logan Sargeant (R-ace GP): “It is extremely positive to set the best time in my first visit to the Hungaroring. The second session was a little more hectic, but we will do our best tomorrow in qualifying. weiter >>
Logan Sargeant leads the way in Formula Renault Eurocup Hungaroring qualifying
31.08.2018
 On Friday, Logan Sargeant (R-ace GP) posted the best time in the Formula Renault Eurocup collective tests at the Hungaroring. With a lap of 1:40.828s in the morning, the American topped the time sheet ahead of Lorenzo Colombo (JD Motorsport) and Christian Lundgaard (MP Motorsport). weiter >>
Renault Eurocup Hungaroring Spotter Guide
30.08.2018
Formula Renault Eurocup 2018Round 7 - Hungaroring, Spotter Guide and Facts  On the tight and twisty track that hosts the Hungarian Grand Prix, the drivers will have to quickly get themselves into the groove to be ready for the practic weiter >>
Formula Renault Eurocup final sprint in Budapest
27.08.2018
Following a month-long summer break, the Formula Renault Eurocup returns to action in Budapest. Round seven of the season, at the Hungaroring, will be the first of three meetings in just four weeks and the battles up and down the field will be back on the boil! weiter >>
Martins wins Formula Renault Eurocup ahead of the summer break
28.07.2018
 On Saturday, Victor Martins (R-ace GP) took his second triumph in the Formula Renault Eurocup at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. Starting fifth, the Renault Sport Academy driver was perfect off the start line before overtaking his team weiter >>
The Formula Renault Eurocup win and series lead for Lundgaard at Spa
27.07.2018
The Formula Renault Eurocup has entered the second half of the season with race one contested at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. In winning his second race in the category, Renault Sport Academy driver Christian Lundgaard (MP Motorsport) also tak weiter >>
Top driver quotes after Formula Renault Eurocup Spa qualifying
26.07.2018
Formula Renault EurocupCircuit Spa-FrancorchampsThursday, July 26th 2018QuotesLogan Sargeant (R-ace GP): “The last few races haven’t been easy, but we know we c weiter >>
Logan Sargeant takes his first Formula Renault Eurocup pole at Spa
26.07.2018
Logan Sargeant (R-ace GP) became the seventh different pole winner this season in the Formula Renault Eurocup. With his maiden pole in the category at Spa-Francorchamps, the American rookie will start Saturday ahead of the leader in the general class weiter >>
Victor Martins victorious at the Red Bull Ring!
22.07.2018
In taking his first win in the Formula Renault Eurocup at the Red Bull Ring, Victor Martins (R-ace GP) becomes the seventh different winner in ten races this year. Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) and Christian Lundgaard (MP Motorsport join weiter >>
Max Fewtrell strikes before the lightning!
22.07.2018
Starting from pole at the Red Bull Ring, Max Fewtrell (R-ace GP) scored his third victory of the year. On the same circuit where he claimed his maiden Formula Renault Eurocup win last year, the British member of the Renault Sport Academy dominated a race shortened by a violent storm. weiter >>
First Formula Renault Eurocup pole for Victor Martins in Austria
20.07.2018
At the Red Bull Ring on Friday, Victor Martins (R-ace GP) scored his first ever Formula Renault Eurocup pole position. After leading the way in the collective tests, the French member of the Renault Sport Academy did it again in qualifying with a lap of 1:29.288s. weiter >>
Formula Renault Eurocup Red Bull Ring Spotter guide and facts
18.07.2018
Formula Renault Eurocup2018 Round 5 - Red Bull RingSituated in the heart of the Austrian Alps, the Red Bull Ring is among the most popular stops on the calendar with its unique setting and its track that is perfect for creating a show, weiter >>
The Formula Renault Eurocup heads to Austria
18.07.2018
Nearly two months after Monaco, the Formula Renault Eurocup returns to action at the Red Bull Ring (July 20-22). Meeting five of the year will reunite the competitors in a rural setting before they quickly head into the second half of the season a weiter >>
Tech 1 Racing just shy of the podium at Monza
03.07.2018
After more than a month’s break Tech 1 Racing was back in action at the second round of the Formula Renault NEC. On the Monza circuit Frank Bird and Thomas Neubauer flew the team’s colours and both just missed out on their first podium finishes in the category.  weiter >>
R-ACE GP double up with Monza wins for Sargeant and Martins
02.07.2018
R-ace GP produced a stunning display to claim both Formula Renault Northern European Cup (NEC) victories at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza last weekend [30th June - 1st July], with Logan Sargeant and Victor Martins splitting the honours.It would be Sargeant and Martins& weiter >>
High speed action guaranteed as Formula Renault NEC resumes at Monza
28.06.2018
After an absorbing season opener on the historic streets of Pau, the attention turns to the world-famous Autodromo Nazionale Monza as the Formula Renault Northern European Cup (NEC) returns to action this weekend [29 June - 01 July].Headlining a closely-matched entr weiter >>
JD Motorsport enter Lorenzo Colombo for home NEC at Monza
20.06.2018
•    Experienced outfit confirm Lorenzo Colombo will contest second Formula Renault Northern European Cup meeting of 2018 at Monza.•    Italian pairing looking to repeat podium double from Formula Renault Eurocup meeting at the same venue back in April.•    Field comprising Europe&rsquo weiter >>

Kategorien

STROOSSEN ENGLEN ASBL www.stroossenenglen.lu

© 2001-2017 automobilsport.com full copyright automobilsport.com