Renault F1 R.S. 19

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Blackout » Mon Sep 23, 2019 10:27 am

https://twitter.com/ScarbsTech/status/1 ... 1196990469
Huge rake (and a new rear suspension according to AMuS)
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by ScrewCaptain27 » Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:40 pm

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Morteza » Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:23 am

New front wing
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New Renault's front wing comes together with revised turning vanes
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by JordanMugen » Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:14 am

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Good to see Renault putting efforts into trying to strengthen the Y250 vortex! =D>

One of the most clever interpretations of the 5-element rule seen on the grid too.

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Wynters » Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:22 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFEzbZF6_Ho

At 0:23, what's coming off the bottom of Hulk's Renault (around the plank)?

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by ScrewCaptain27 » Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:25 pm

Wynters wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:22 pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFEzbZF6_Ho

At 0:23, what's coming off the bottom of Hulk's Renault (around the plank)?
Dust, probably from outside the track
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Wynters » Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:40 pm

ScrewCaptain27 wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:25 pm
Wynters wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:22 pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFEzbZF6_Ho

At 0:23, what's coming off the bottom of Hulk's Renault (around the plank)?
Dust, probably from outside the track
That was my initial thought, but wouldn't the dust blow off almost instantly when the force of the wind rose above the adhesion level and be more widespread across the floor? Given the lateral motion Hulk's car seems to have, wouldn't we also see small trails from other parts?

I could very easily be over thinking this. Occam's razor suggests you are totally correct.

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by littlebigcat » Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:09 pm

So any idea which exact rules prohibit the rumoured automatic brake bias? The one that comes to me instantly is

8.6.3 Any alteration of the driver’s controls may only be commanded by direct, deliberate and primary driver actions
I'm wondering if Renault consider the driver zeroing the distance on the start line with a button on the wheel as a "direct, deliberate and primary driver action"

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by n_anirudh » Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:16 pm

Wynters wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:40 pm
ScrewCaptain27 wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:25 pm
Wynters wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:22 pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFEzbZF6_Ho

At 0:23, what's coming off the bottom of Hulk's Renault (around the plank)?
Dust, probably from outside the track
That was my initial thought, but wouldn't the dust blow off almost instantly when the force of the wind rose above the adhesion level and be more widespread across the floor? Given the lateral motion Hulk's car seems to have, wouldn't we also see small trails from other parts?

I could very easily be over thinking this. Occam's razor suggests you are totally correct.
Brake dust from the front wheels which is transported by the y250-type and other vortices perhaps?

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Morteza » Fri Oct 25, 2019 12:28 am

Mexico
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Morteza » Fri Oct 25, 2019 3:19 pm

Aero rakes also mounted to Hulkenbergs Renault to run a frontwing comparison in FP1
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by zioture » Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:25 am

Mexico FP

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by ScrewCaptain27 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:28 pm

Good view of the pushrod mount on the upright:
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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Morteza » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:22 pm

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Re: Renault F1 R.S. 19

Post by Thunder » Wed Dec 04, 2019 8:49 am

The Speculation Topic for the R.S. 20 is now opened: viewtopic.php?f=12&t=28637
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