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Gallery: Renault F1 cars – the manufacturer years

Renault first entered Formula 1 as a works team in 1977, and since then it's had many ups and downs in the sport. Here are all its factory-entered cars...

Gallery: Renault F1 cars – the manufacturer years

1977: Renault RS01

1977: Renault RS01
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Photo by: Renault

Driver: Jean-Pierre Jabouille

1978: Renault RS01

1978: Renault RS01
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Driver: Jean-Pierre Jabouille

1979: Renault RS10

1979: Renault RS10
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Photo by: Renault

Drivers: Rene Arnoux, Jean-Pierre Jabouille

1980: Renault RE20

1980: Renault RE20
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Drivers: Rene Arnoux, Jean-Pierre Jabouille

1981: Renault RE30

1981: Renault RE30
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Drivers: Rene Arnoux, Alain Prost

1982: Renault RE30B

1982: Renault RE30B
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Drivers: Rene Arnoux, Alain Prost

1983: Renault RE40

1983: Renault RE40
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Drivers: Eddie Cheever, Alain Prost

1984: Renault RE50

1984: Renault RE50
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Photo by: Jean-Philippe Legrand

Drivers: Patrick Tambay, Derek Warwick, Philippe Streiff (one race)

1985: Renault RE60

1985: Renault RE60
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Drivers: Patrick Tambay, Derek Warwick, Francois Hesnault (one race)

2002: Renault R202

2002: Renault R202
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Photo by: Renault F1

Drivers: Jenson Button, Jarno Trulli

2003: Renault R23

2003: Renault R23
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Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Jarno Trulli

2004: Renault R24

2004: Renault R24
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Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Jarno Trulli, Jacques Villeneuve (3 races)

2005: Renault R25

2005: Renault R25
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Giancarlo Fisichella

2006: Renault R26

2006: Renault R26
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Giancarlo Fisichella

2007: Renault R27

2007: Renault R27
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Giancarlo Fisichella, Heikki Kovalainen

2008: Renault R28

2008: Renault R28
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Nelson Piquet Jr.

2009: Renault R29

2009: Renault R29
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Fernando Alonso, Nelson Piquet Jr, Romain Grosjean (7 races)

2010: Renault R30

2010: Renault R30
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Robert Kubica, Vitaly Petrov

NB: Renault sold majority shareholding to Genii Capital but retained 25% stake

2011: Renault R31

2011: Renault R31
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Vitaly Petrov, Nick Heidfeld (11 races), Bruno Senna (8 races)

NB: Lotus Cars bought Renault's 25% stake, but retained Renault name as official constructor

2016: Renault RS16

2016: Renault RS16
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Photo by: XPB Images

Drivers: Kevin Magnussen, Jolyon Palmer

2017: Renault RS17

2017: Renault RS17
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Drivers: Nico Hulkenberg, Jolyon Palmer
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