Renault announces its return to Formula 1 in 2016

Renault F1 2010Carlos Ghosn has announced its decision of Renault to return to Formula 1 with its own team in the 2016 world. It was something I already knew, but it lacked the official announcement, of course it was a given that Renault would buy the team Lotus to have an infrastructure for the next year. Next season we will once again have the team galo again on the grill.

Renault returns to try to improve his haul with 40 years present in this sport and 12 world of constructors to their backs, two of them won with Fernando Alonso at the controls of the cars of 2005 and 2006. But in 2012, the team Renault F1 Team renamed Lotus F1 Team powered by the French brand, but this no longer possessed the equipment as in the past, now of new buy the that was his squad to return.

Carlos GhosnRenault needed to be present with an own team as the rest of the bikers. The F1 is a great field of research and testing to to accelerate the development of the innovation to the cars of street. In addition, it is a great showcase and profitable business, despite the fact that it does not seem so by the financial problems of some teams, otherwise they would not be there.

Now work to finalize the purchase of Lotus F1 and announce the acquisition as soon as possible. In this way, they would make clear their commitment that has been linked to F1 since 1977, the date on which they introduced their engines revolucionares turbo and got great success, although, at present, the performance and reliability of the current power units V6 Turbo Hybrid leaves much to be desired…