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Some major updates in R31 for Belgium GP – Renault

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Aug.20 – Lotus-Renault GP will bring major updates to their Renault car for next race at Spa.
Renault is in a battle with Mercedes GP for fifth place in the Constructors’ Championship and trails their rivals by 14 points.

“We will bring a new floor, a reworked exhaust, modifications to the rear brake duct, various detailed changes around the bargeboard region and a different rear suspension arrangement,” tech director Allison told PlanetF1. None of the changes are individually huge, but together they are a fair package.”

“Around this time of year the majority of the team’s aerodynamic resources have transferred to the next season’s car. We will deliver upgrades to the car for the next three to four races as a result of research performed prior to the summer break, but after that the changes will become more modest.”


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