Renault Sport F1 Brazilian Grand-Prix factfile

Renault Sport F1 Brazilian Grand-Prix factfile

07.11.2018: Renault Sport Formula One Team heads to Interlagos for the twentieth and penultimate Grand Prix of the 2018 Formula 1 season, the Heineken Brazilian Grand Prix.

Renault Sport Formula One Team heads to Interlagos for the twentieth and penultimate Grand Prix of the 2018 Formula 1 season, the Heineken Brazilian Grand Prix.





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• Nico Hülkenberg’s best race on average points scored is the Brazilian Grand Prix. Our German averages 5.28 points per race around Interlagos, having finished all seven of his starts in the Brazilian Grand Prix in the points. His best finish in Brazil is fifth, achieved in 2012. He has failed to qualify inside the top ten around Interlagos just once, in 2014.



• Nico’s first pole position in Formula 1 was at Interlagos in his rookie season in 2010. His lap time, a 1min 14.470secs set on a damp track, was 1.049secs faster than his nearest rival.




• Renault has powered almost 25% of F1 wins in Brazil. Out of the 45 Brazilian Grands Prix, Renault has sealed 10 wins and 13 pole positions. René Arnoux took the first victory in 1980 at Interlagos with Alain Prost triumphant two years later at the Rio track, Jacarepagua.



• No fewer than five Renault-powered drivers have gone on to be World Champion in the same season following a victory in Brazil. Nigel Mansell won in 1992 for Williams, with Michael Schumacher (Benetton), Damon Hill and Jacques Villeneuve (both Williams) completing three in a row between 1995-1997. Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull) won in 2013.




• Local hero Ayrton Senna recorded two Renault-powered pole positions in Brazil; 1986 in a Lotus and 1994 for Williams. Renault clinched pole position in Brazil for six years in a row between 1992 and 1997.



• Interlagos features the least gear changes per lap of any circuit in 2018, with 46.





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