Rémi Taffin: “If you looked at the first v8 and the current v8 you would see that 95% of the parts have changed, with each becoming completely optimized for its function...”
Renault is the most successful engine manufacturer under the current engine regulations, with 60 wins, 66 pole positions and 56 fastest laps, plus 5 Constructors’ and Drivers’ championships.
Valtteri Bottas (Williams F1 Team) scores first career points in 8th – putting four Renault-powered cars into top ten.
Sebastian Vettel now has 44 career Formula One pole positions.
Mark Webber stunned the paddock and the Red Bull team by pinching the pole out of the hands of his team mate on the Yas Marina Circuit.
Mika Hakkinen: "In the teams that I drove, radio messages were never delivered with profanity."
Sebastian’s win now brings him level with Renault Ambassador Alain Prost’s tally of four drivers’ championship wins.
As expected Sebastian Vettel did what he needed to wrap up the Drivers’ title in India.
Celebration time in India for Sebastian Vettel and the Red Bull team.
Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel the hot lap on the soft Pirelli tyres to nail down his seventh pole of the season.
The stage is set at the Buddh International Circuit for Vettel to probably wrap-up the 2013 championship.
First time since 1996 (Canadian and French GPs) that two consecutive podiums have been 100% Renault powered.
Third all-Renault powered podium this season