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The key mistake that has hurt Renault's F1 return

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The key mistake that has hurt Renault's F1 return
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Feb 13, 2020, 10:50 AM

Renault only offered "glimpses" of its new car at its launch event on Wednesday - but what was perhaps even more significant was the revelation from Cyril Abiteboul on how it plans to turn around its biggest self-imposed issue

Formula 1 teams need no reminding that the best tactic in the build up to a new season is to under promise and over deliver.

The job certainly seems simple enough. Pull back the covers on a car, try as much as you can to downplay the potential and promise for the campaign that lays ahead, and then rock it in Melbourne to rub the noses of the opposition in to the dirt.

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Series Formula 1
Teams Renault F1 Team
Author Jonathan Noble